Capital Asset Exchange and Trading (CAE) - If you're good you will be heavily rewarded. If not, you will be let go immediately. | Glassdoor
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Helpful (16)

"If you're good you will be heavily rewarded. If not, you will be let go immediately."

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redwood City, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redwood City, CA

Pros

-Extremely high earnings potential
-Good base salary for when you are still ramping up
-Good training program
-Enriching and challenging work
-Improving culture and hours, many benefits, gym, cafeteria

Cons

-High stress at times
-Business comes and goes in waves
-Can face high pressure from Management
-Sometimes Seniors are given preferential treatment although this is improving
-If you do not perform for a few months you are cut without notice

Advice to Management

Keep improving the culture, things are headed in the right direction but there is still lots of work to do. Less impulsive decisions and stick with your word. Keep the competitions and other aspects of trading exciting!

Other Employee Reviews for Capital Asset Exchange and Trading (CAE)

  1. Helpful (12)

    "Ridiculously long hours, high stress"

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    • Comp & Benefits
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redwood City, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redwood City, CA
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    -50k base + commission starting
    -nice office, gym on premise
    -if you really put in the effort, you'll get pretty good pay, but that requires basically working 16 hours a day for 6 days a week

    Cons

    -terrible hours. 7am-7pm regular hours, expected to stay til 9-10pm, have to work on Sundays
    -Not the most pleasant work environment. You will be fighting each other to close deals, always have to watch your back
    -Managers swear at you if you don't meet their high expectations

    Advice to Management

    provide guidance and don't explode on employees


  2. Helpful (11)

    "Tough work environment with long hours and a great deal of pressure and press"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - International Asset Trader in Redwood City, CA
    Current Employee - International Asset Trader in Redwood City, CA
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    You will have the ability to make a lot of money in a short amount of time

    Cons

    If you have two consecutives bad months of sales you can are a great candidate to get fired. Job security does not exist at CAE.

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