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3.5 of 5 stars (97 Ratings)

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Displaying 41-50 of 97 Employee Reviews

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Midlevel in Corporate Finance

3.4 of 5 stars

Minneapolis, MN | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Type of transactions and clients get to work with on a daily basis

Downers

Run overly lean

Comments

Understanding of investment banking and type of experience that want to gain in career. The platform allows individuals to grow quickly since do not have a focus on hierarchies that delay development. However, this can be a bit overwhelming if not used to entrepreneurial culture.

Midlevel

3.7 of 5 stars

Minneapolis, MN | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Work with a strong core team.

Downers

Don't feel like there is much opportunity to move forward.

Comments

Be sure you are getting into an area where you can gain experience that will help you move your career forward here or outside of this firm. Also know what to expect for hours in that position as some positions will require you to work 60-80 hour weeks.

Experienced in Equity Research

3.0 of 5 stars

Minneapolis, MN | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

reputation, personnel, the work itself

Comments

Solid B - good and bad, but that's true with any firm

Experienced in Sales & Trading

2.8 of 5 stars

Minneapolis, MN | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Comments

Great intro job into learning the business.

Experienced in Equity Capital Markets

3.0 of 5 stars

New York, NY | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

People want to get things right.

Downers

People are staggeringly risk-averse.

Comments

My company takes its fiduciary responsibilities to the customer very seriously. If you're in the business to squeeze the customer, go somewhere else. If you're looking for a good place to make money by helping others make money, you'll be all right.

Experienced in Equity Research

2.8 of 5 stars

Minneapolis, MN | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

people

Downers

lack of vision and communication

Comments

Great people and culture; business strategy still evolving.

Midlevel in Fixed Income Capital Markets

3.2 of 5 stars

Minneapolis, MN | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

flexibility and ability to work in different roles

Downers

comp

Comments

entrepreneurs welcome

Experienced in Sales & Trading

3.1 of 5 stars

Other | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

team

Downers

volatility

Comments

firm culture

Experienced in Equity Research

2.8 of 5 stars

Minneapolis, MN | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

location

Downers

hours, work-life balance, manager

Comments

Be prepared for little advancement opportunity

Experienced

2.9 of 5 stars

Minneapolis, MN | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Comments

Depending on the area you are employeed, can be required to work many hours.

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