Global Markets Summer Analyst at Royal Bank of Canada

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
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Salary
£30,000+
Roles
Banking - Investment Banking/Finance

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8.5/10

The Role
9.3
Organisation
8.6

Socialising

7.0

The Role

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

Really enjoyed working with my team; the office environment was very welcoming- everyone I met was friendly and helpful; found work to be very interesting.

9/10

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

9/10

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

I was always given feedback on the pieces of work I handed in. When I had questions, my supervisors would always devote time to explain.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

10/10

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

8/10

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

The skills I have developed should be applicable beyond my degree studies. I have learnt a lot in the internship, both through the work that was set by team and also the e-learning modules available to us as interns.

10/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Everyone was welcoming, friendly and helpful.

9/10

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

Overall was very well-organised with a good, clear structure.

10/10

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

The internship began with a 2-day training programme to provide us with an overview of investment banking. We could continue learning via an e-learning platform RBC provided.

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
5/10

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

Would be an excellent organisation to work for, with a variety of employment prospects depending on the route you want to take.

9/10

Social

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

Nothing was organised by the firm but fellow placenent students went out.

9/10

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

Worked in Central London, so not quite cheap as chips.

7/10

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

Based in the City so a wide variety of bars, clubs etc nearby.

8/10

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

Not really that many for interns.

4/10

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