Summer Analyst at Nomura

Top Employer
Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£30,000+
Roles
Banking/Finance
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7.3/10

The Role
8.0
Organisation
6.8

Socialising

7.0

The Role

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?

The Nomura trading floor is a friendly environment, and the work given is engaging.

9/10

2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?

You will likely do some work that is relevant to their own projects, which they are grateful for.

8/10

3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?

A good support network is provided. There is always someone you can speak to about an issue.

7/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

This internship will keep you on your toes for the most part. It's hard work, but this is an investment bank.

9/10

5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?

Given some responsibility on relevant projects. As much as you can handle really.

6/10

6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

Huge development in relevant financial skills on the internship (excel, market trading, etc.)

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Good for the most part. People are very friendly.

7/10

8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?

Well-organised programme. Can't complain.

8/10

9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?

The firm seems very keen for you to fit in to a team and develop. While some teams may only be able to offer limited time to your development, for the most part they want you to learn and develop.

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • There were no perks with this Internship
5/10

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

If you do a good job and get on with a team that's hiring, you will probably get hired.

6/10

Social

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?

Very sociable bunch of interns. All got on.

8/10

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?

N/A

5/10

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?

It's London, so this isn't hard.

9/10

15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?

A few Nomura sponsored activities, although I think they target the full-time employees more than the interns.

6/10