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Updated Oct 23, 2021

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3.4
78%
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GFI Group CEO Colin Heffron
Colin Heffron
31 Ratings
Pros
  • "good work environment, colleague, atmosphere(in 13 reviews)

  • "great people that care about your growth(in 6 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "And many people just complained about getting stiffed by upper management, that was sad to watch and hear(in 5 reviews)

  • "no growth(in 2 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      natural gas broker

      May 18, 2021 - Broker 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good management good social events

      Cons

      limited upside, hard to break in if you are on a bad product

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Positive

      Sep 11, 2021 - Executive in Washington, DC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Competitive pay and benefits plus

      Cons

      Opportunities are limited if not willing to relocate

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Great opportunity-- tough to excel

      Jul 28, 2021 - Equity Derivatives Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      People you work with are top of their field, incredibly hardworking driven group of people who can set you up for life.

      Cons

      Not an easy place to learn the business. There is no training program or manual to help you get acclimated.

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    4. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good Place to work ONLY for established Brokers, not new ones

      Jul 14, 2021 - Broker Analyst in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Unlimited Potential Earnings Fun Work Environment\Group of people

      Cons

      No resources or aid offered by upper management, all on you culture. No real opportunity for growth, company is on it's way out.

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    5. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Not very challenging

      Jun 23, 2021 - Software Developer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good learning curve Team is good Managers are good

      Cons

      Do not pay well Almost no hike in past 4 years

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    6. 1.0
      Former Employee

      Ok place

      Jul 11, 2021 - Risk Management 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      cafeteria is well stocked and maintained

      Cons

      to much turn over of people

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    7. 2.0
      Current Employee

      Some good some bad

      Jun 3, 2021 - Broker in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      team and location of office

      Cons

      not great environment if you want to learn

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good experience

      Apr 21, 2021 - Finance 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice people to work with - constantly learning

      Cons

      Very fast pace sometimes too fast that you could get overwhelmed

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Decent job to start and then move.

      Apr 29, 2021 - Junior Analyst in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Ability to network with different people

      Cons

      Dont like to pay their employees.

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      idk

      Mar 4, 2021 - Stockbroker in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      good people and diverse community

      Cons

      low pay and long work hours

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