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3.9 of 5 stars (125 Ratings)

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Displaying 11-20 of 125 Employee Reviews

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Midlevel in Mergers & Acquisitions

3.8 of 5 stars

Milwaukee, WI | 2013 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Quality of the experience / deal flow, quality of colleagues, firm culture

Downers

Hours

Entry-level in Equity Capital Markets

4.1 of 5 stars

Washington, DC | 2013 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Job security, ability to move be promoted from within, strong culture without typical NY ****, great positioning to prosper going forward.

Downers

Fighting against client biases to go with the bulge bracket.

Comments

Baird's outlook is much stronger than most of the bulge bracket firms. Don't be drawn just by the name on a business card.

Midlevel in Mergers & Acquisitions

3.7 of 5 stars

Washington, DC | 2013 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Leadership and talent of management team, private company, long-term point of view

Downers

Slow recruitment process, strict compliance rules, low base salary

Comments

Fantastic platform for junior bankers. Very fair compensation and strong performing platform. Positioned for long-term success.

Entry-level in Mergers & Acquisitions

3.5 of 5 stars

Chicago, IL | 2013 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

culture

Downers

hours

Comments

one of the best banking cultures out there. but its still banking.

Entry-level in Equity Capital Markets

3.4 of 5 stars

Milwaukee, WI | 2013 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Culture, responsibility

Downers

Hours

Entry-level in Mergers & Acquisitions

2.1 of 5 stars

Milwaukee, WI | 2013 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Downers

Associates that have do not know what they're doing, but are very confident doing it. The second would be Friday 6:00pm staffing on buyer profiles / M&A idea books.

Comments

Recognize that this is just like any other investment bank from an analyst perspective.

Executive in Mergers & Acquisitions

5.0 of 5 stars

Chicago, IL | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Culture and deal flow

Downers

None that you would not find anywhere else in the investment banking community

Comments

Track record of deal flow and success. Consistently awarded the number 1 middle market bank.

Entry-level in Mergers & Acquisitions

4.8 of 5 stars

Milwaukee, WI | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Comments

Yes

Entry-level in Mergers & Acquisitions

5.0 of 5 stars

Chicago, IL | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Comments

Great firm.

Entry-level in Equity Capital Markets

5.0 of 5 stars

Washington, DC | 2012 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Comments

Fantastic firm, great outlook and culture.

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