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"the good company to work"

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Current Employee - Vice President in Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
Current Employee - Vice President in Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
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Approves of CEO

Pros

people are nice and environment is dynamic and active. During the last few years with Bear Stearns, I met a lot of great people there. As a number 5th investment bank firm (of couse it is the history), the long history of the firm brought me into the world of trading US investment bank environment. I was working in Security Transaction department and be responsible to equity trading. Different from other investment banks I worked, here they worked in the way of relationship first approach and I am not the right person to comment if it is a good approach as there is no chance to change and test it for differnece. But I loved the enviroment indeed to work out the business in friendship and brotherhood.

Cons

less organized and with more ad-ho issues to handle

Advice to Management

pay more attension to the middle level staff growth

Other Employee Reviews for Bear Stearns

  1. "Culture américaine avec une pression forte. Entreprise à dimension internationales"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Paris (France)
    Former Employee - Manager in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Bear Stearns full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Récompense ceux qui travaillent dur à la fois financière et orale

    Cons

    Trop de travail, ne tient pas forcément compte de la culture française et de ses spécifités

    Advice to Management

    attention aux burn outs, attention à la culture du pays et attention à vos salariés


  2. "vice president"

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    Current Freelancer - Infragstics in New York, NY
    Current Freelancer - Infragstics in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Bear Stearns (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Could smoke in the building and date HR personnel

    Cons

    no office to go to. many do not even know the company

    Advice to Management

    do not invest in MBS

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