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Rating

4.6/5
  • About You
    4.8
  • The Company
    4.7
  • Everything Else
    4.5

Role Description

3 day insight into risk, sales and trading and IBD classroom based seminars networking tour of trading floor case study trading game

    About You

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?
  • Really nice people and I learnt a lot

    5/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?
  • Everyone was very friendly and it was a nice working environment.

    5/5

  • 3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?
  • Graduate recruitment was really friendly and they supported us a lot throughout the program

    5/5

  • 4. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and information you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • we learnt a lot about the different divisions and I believe that if I am successful, I will continue to learn a lot and develop beneficial skills

    5/5

    The Company

  • 5. How well structured was the insight?
  • Very insightful and there was a good balance of information sessions and tours or networking

    4/5

  • 6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?
  • Great culture

    5/5

  • 7. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • we participated in a lot of activities with different employees

    5/5

  • 8. To what extent did the insight help you to understand what it would be like to have a full time role with the company or firm?
  • We had a good insight into all the possible roles

    5/5

  • 9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?
  • A lot, the people were very nice and ready to answer questions and give us their time

    5/5

  • 10. How valuable was the content in helping you to decide on your future career path?
  • definitely somewhere I would love to work and it was helpful, as it made choosing a particular division easier.

    5/5

    Everything Else

  • 11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?
  • duration: 3 days, so understandable why we were not paid. but accommodation was available


  • 12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?
  • plenty of networking events and tour of trading floor

    5/5

  • 13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?
  • Really good and networking event at the top of the building was really fun.

    5/5

  • 14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?
  • In the networking events, there was room to ask employees what they did in their personal lives.

    4/5

  • 15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?
  • Definitely, it was a lot of fun!

    5/5

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Details

Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)

Banking/Finance

8th May 2013


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