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Invesco Reviews

Updated April 30, 2017
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Invesco President, CEO, and Director Marty Flanagan
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  1. Featured Review

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    "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Client Service Representative in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Client Service Representative in Houston, TX

    Pros

    Great atmosphere and good communication amongst teams. Upper management really implements company initiatives to all departments and gives regular feedback

    Cons

    Pay is something to be desired depending on role. Hard to move up since company hires a lot of external candidates

    Advice to Management

    Focus internally for new ideas and advancement


  2. "Client Services Executive"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Invesco full-time

    Pros

    Good work-life balance, great Christmas party

    Cons

    Middle management, Henley office have to jump through hoops with the american offices to get actions approved


  3. "Bloated cost structure that will make it hard for firm to compete in Funds industry"

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    Former Employee - Operations in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Operations in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Invesco full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Has some good investment people

    Cons

    Invesco should subcontract out most of its back office operations because they won't be about to cut fees without that


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  5. "Large global company with limited career prospect"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Invesco full-time

    Pros

    Exposure to a wide scope of investment strategies across various asset classes

    Cons

    Company does not value employees. No effort for talent retention. Constant turnover. Management is short-sighted and is unwilling to make upfront investment to build the organization. Very bureaucratic and lots of politics.


  6. "Client Relationship Representative"

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    Current Employee - Client Relations Representative in Charlottetown, PE (Canada)
    Current Employee - Client Relations Representative in Charlottetown, PE (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Invesco full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent group of people to work with and management is supportive. Solid entry-level job.

    Cons

    Lack of upward mobility within the department and can take a while to move out of the department.

    Advice to Management

    Work on ongoing education and training as a lack of upward mobility in the company is holding back a 5 star review


  7. "Good - but showing toward cost cutting and Indian mentality"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Invesco full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good work place
    Everything is process oriented
    Good for the followers not for innovative minds

    Cons

    Bad shifts and cheap allowance
    everything driven from UK and US
    No technical work at all
    Equal to a support center
    Indian management thinks that their job is to save money to the company though the employee suffers

    Advice to Management

    Understand the employees
    Machines will do the processing work you don't need people with such a big office
    Change the travel policy suitable for India, Indian employees are not the industrial workers or you don't convert them into indian workers


  8. "Investment Services"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hyderabad (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hyderabad (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Invesco full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Focused on People Development
    Work life balance
    Management open for feedback
    Forecasting

    Cons

    still evolving as a leadership group

    Advice to Management

    nothing at this point


  9. "Old tech"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Invesco full-time

    Pros

    Decent benefits, other than high-deductible medical plans
    Comfortable job

    Cons

    Not many career opportunities, especially outside the inner circle


  10. "Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Analyst in Hyderabad (India)
    Current Employee - Analyst in Hyderabad (India)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Invesco full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Nyc environment to work and Great facilities like cab, gym etc...

    Cons

    Slow growth due to politics as every where
    No timely motivations.... n rest all fine

    Advice to Management

    Keep going and growing


  11. "Good Work/Life Balance"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Henley, South East England, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Henley, South East England, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Invesco full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    - Nice working environment
    - Good Office
    - Depending on department - supportive management and good opportunities to liaise with other teams.
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    Cons

    - Salary not as competitive as London
    - Management can be slow to react
    - Business behind times with tech and systems and could do with updating.


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