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3.5 of 5 stars (97 Ratings)

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Displaying 1-10 of 34 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.

Entry-level in Equity Research

3.4 of 5 stars

San Francisco, CA | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Comments

Good Culture. hard work is recognized.

Experienced in Sales & Trading

3.3 of 5 stars

New York, NY | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Team of individuals I work with

Downers

Communication with management

Comments

Firm with very solid mid-western values.

Experienced in Equity Research

3.4 of 5 stars

Other | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Comments

Simple structure, no office politics within research department.

Entry-level

3.4 of 5 stars

Minneapolis, MN | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Access to senior bankers and client interaction

Comments

This probably isn't the most sought after place to work, but you'll get a lot of experience with different deals, be given a good amount of responsibility, have the ability to work closely with clients and senior bankers, and work within a solid, friendly culture.

Experienced in Sales & Trading

3.4 of 5 stars

Boston, MA | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Comments

Strong Midwestern culture. Somewhat risk averse.

Experienced in Equity Research

3.3 of 5 stars

Minneapolis, MN | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Variety of work and projects

Downers

Sitting in one place for many many hours straight...

Comments

Piper works very hard to pick the best of the best. At Piper they will know they are valued as an employee and team member.

Entry-level in Mergers & Acquisitions

3.4 of 5 stars

New York, NY | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

knowledge, connections for future career

Downers

hours, work life balance

Comments

overall great place to work as an analyst for two years, but expect poor work/life balance

Entry-level in Equity Research

3.4 of 5 stars

New York, NY | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Comments

Informal training approach

Experienced in Restructuring

3.4 of 5 stars

Los Angeles, CA | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

The culture - entrepreneurial and challenging.

Downers

Lack of true coordination amongst professionals.

Comments

If a candidate is solely looking for high pay, this is not the place to land. The firm offers a creative culture that is not back-stabbing and to many of us, that is a better fit.

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