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Tullett Prebon Reviews

Updated August 8, 2017
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Pros
  • global company, access to lots of resources, friendly and helpful HR, great location, good people to work with socially for the most part (in 3 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Avoid"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    Stable company as long as the market is doing well.

    Cons

    Disorganized, poor operations and lack of management. I would avoid seeking employment with this company.

    Advice to Management

    Company needs overhaul of operations and management.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Tullett Prebon"

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

    I worked at Tullett Prebon full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    1. The working environment was very lax and the people were generally friendly.
    2. Most managers were easy going
    3. Very comfortable work/life balance, got to leave early when it was slow.

    Cons

    1. Very difficult to rise up within the company, unless you have a strong connection to higher ups.
    2. Raises were non-existent and bonuses decreased almost every year.
    3. A lot of "managers" had the title, but knew nothing about managing people.
    4. The lax environment paved way to lazy employees and people that were not willing to learn and grow. Working with these types of people was difficult.

    Advice to Management

    1. Listen more to your employee needs and compensate them appropriately.
    2. Instate a quarterly review process so that your employees know where they stand.

  3. "Generous vacation"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jersey City, NJ
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jersey City, NJ

    I worked at Tullett Prebon full-time

    Pros

    The work life balance is very reasonable (not a lot of overtime), and the benefit of working for a European headquartered company is that the vacation policy is very generous. Most people I worked with were very nice and helpful in solving any business issues.

    Cons

    The business has been struggling so there is a very strong emphasis on cost management and reduction. Salaries in many cases remain frozen even for high-performing employees.

    Advice to Management

    Since it is difficult to reward employees financially during a cost cutting mode, try to find other ways to keep people motivated so that employee morale doesn't suffer.


  4. "Product Manager"

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

    Pros

    Good Work Life Balance in general

    Cons

    No Raises unless you generate revenue

    Advice to Management

    Improve Compensation


  5. Helpful (1)

    "broker"

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    Former Employee - Broker in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Broker in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great training for a broker. Competitive working environment. Helpful resources available for personal inquiries.

    Cons

    Bureaucracy of a large firm impedes business development. Large producers for the firm assume managerial roles, which they are ill equipped for.

    Advice to Management

    Managing Directors should assume an active hands on managerial approach for the desks under their umbrella


  6. "Great Trading Company"

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

    I worked at Tullett Prebon full-time

    Pros

    Tullett Prebon is the top interbroker dealer globally. Large company with great employees and assets.

    Cons

    There were not many at all.

    Advice to Management

    Continue doing what your doing


  7. "GREAT"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Great people here in the company

    Cons

    $$ isn't up to market value

  8. "A dying brokerage"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Jersey City, NJ
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Jersey City, NJ

    I worked at Tullett Prebon (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    I no longer work their.

    Cons

    Cronyism and avarice out of control.

    As someone else mentioned, brokers get promoted to managers. That strategy does not translate into great management.

    Highturnover, reported to eight managers in 6.5 yrs.


  9. "Sales"

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    Former Employee - Sales in Jersey City, NJ
    Former Employee - Sales in Jersey City, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tullett Prebon full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Come and go as you want

    Cons

    Management did not know what they were doing..not enough patience for new business

    Advice to Management

    Listen


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great people, alright company"

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    Current Employee - Staff Accountant in Jersey City, NJ
    Current Employee - Staff Accountant in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great work life balance, pretty decent pay, plenty of vacation days

    Cons

    No raises, bonuses have been shrinking every year, little to no growth opportunity, probably downsizing soon


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