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"Great environment"

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  • Career Opportunities
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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Client Service Associate in Saint Louis, MO
Former Employee - Client Service Associate in Saint Louis, MO
Doesn't Recommend
Approves of CEO

Pros

great people, good environment to work in if you are going to live in st. louis

Cons

little opportunity for advancement if you are in operations

Advice to Management

great job, keep it up

Other Employee Reviews for Stifel Financial

  1. "Good Firm"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Managing Director in Baltimore, MD
    Current Employee - Managing Director in Baltimore, MD
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Strong management that makes good business decisions, smart acquistions, relatively low risk business model with no big trading bets or other high risk areas.
    Gaining marketshare in a quickly changing industry.
    Client focused, culture is to do good for the client first.

    Cons

    weak benefits, 401K match, etc.

    Advice to Management

    Stay smart, no big risk or bets (how many Wall Street firms have been sunk due to risk?), keep focus on clients first.


  2. Helpful (4)

    "Complete Garbage Company........Countdown To Bankruptcy After Thomas Weisel Partners "Merger""

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Baltimore, MD
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Baltimore, MD
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    Great people (excluding management)
    Great work/life balance
    Minimal interference from above

    Cons

    Terrible compensation package (far below industry average)
    Poor benefits
    Worst technology of any company I've worked
    Ego-driven CEO that makes senseless value destroying acquisitions
    Must be "in" with management to move forward
    Cheap to the point where quality is sacrificed
    Management does not invest anything in its people

    Advice to Management

    Put the ego aside and focus on your shareholders
    Invest in your people
    Get better technology
    Increase compensation

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