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3.7
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70%
Recommend to a Friend
84%
Approve of CEO
Ronald J. Kruszewski
95 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "The firm only values advisors and does not invest in its Home Office employees(in 6 reviews)

  • "It is making me have a 20 word minimum for this answer but there are no cons(in 6 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "I recommend Stifel to friends all the time"

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Software Developer in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Stifel Financial full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Fantastic management Fair pay Flexible work hours Educational opportunities

    Cons

    I don’t personally have any cons.

    Stifel Financial2019-02-03
  2. "Solid company with casual culture"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Advisor in Tampa, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Stifel Financial full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very nice people to work with, support is wonderful

    Cons

    If you do not see yourself working at a firm with midwestern culture, this is probably not for you.

    Advice to Management

    none

    Stifel Financial2019-04-02
  3. "good place to seek employment"

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    Former Employee - Managing Director in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Stifel Financial full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Excellent company, people to work for.

    Cons

    Benefits could be a little better

    Stifel Financial2019-03-21
  4. "Great research shop to learn"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Equity Research Associate 

    I have been working at Stifel Financial full-time

    Pros

    The culture and research platform are excellent at Stifel. Small teams with a lot of responsibility lead to a robust and fast learning process -- while providing a favorable work/life balance.

    Cons

    Internal mobility and pay raises are limited.

    Stifel Financial2019-03-19
  5. "Good Opportunity"

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      Current Employee - Operations Specialist in Saint Louis, MO
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Stifel Financial full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Benefits are good and lots to learn

      Cons

      Weird promotion structure and raises are low

      Stifel Financial2019-03-18
    • "IB Analyst"

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      Former Employee - Analyst 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Stifel Financial full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      investment banking jobs open doors

      Cons

      hours, comparative pay to other banks.

      Stifel Financial2019-03-20
    • "Analyst"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I worked at Stifel Financial

        Pros

        Good office environment, cover range of industries, learn typical IB skills

        Cons

        On paper less impressive than NY IB job

        Stifel Financial2019-02-24
      • "Growing"

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          Former Employee - Registered Sales Assistant 

          I worked at Stifel Financial full-time

          Pros

          Excellent Benefits and Work Life Balance.

          Cons

          Compliance and rules in the industry are rigorous.

          Stifel Financial2019-02-12
        • "Horrible Experience"

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          Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
          Doesn't Recommend

          I worked at Stifel Financial full-time (Less than a year)

          Pros

          Nothing, I'm just typing to fill in the five word minimum

          Cons

          If you want to feel incredibly uncomfortable in the workplace and get zero reward for it - this is the place for you. Zero diversity. Look elsewhere. Run.

          Stifel Financial2019-03-18
        • "Technician"

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          Former Employee - Technician in Saint Louis, MO
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          No opinion of CEO

          I worked at Stifel Financial full-time for more than a year

          Pros

          Stay busy with projects and tasks

          Cons

          Micromanagement Not flexible work hours

          Stifel Financial2019-02-20
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