Barclays Capital

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No fringe benefits but people friendly

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Vice President in London, England (UK)
Current Employee - Vice President in London, England (UK)

I have been working at Barclays Capital as a contractor (more than an year)

Pros

Good pay, people are relatively friendly to work with, not as beaureucratic as other IBs I've worked in

Cons

No staff benefits - i.e. no teabags or milk! everyone has to keep stashes of teabags, sugar, salt, pepper in their drawers, it's ridiculous

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Little things like some snacks or employees benefits like team events make people happier when you don't give them bonuses

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Satisfied with the work, people and pay

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in Singapore (Singapore)

    I have been working at Barclays Capital full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    1. Good work culture.
    2. Quality of projects are good.
    3. People are helpful and supportive.
    4. Pay is market competitive.

    Cons

    1. Sometime very aggressive approach when tackling projects,
    2. Everything is fast paced.
    3. Sometime you feel that company has a culture of hire and fire.
    4. Bad bonuses. At least this is how it has been from last 2-3 years.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You are doing good. Just make sure that you retain the best talent.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    ok

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Barclays Capital

    Pros

    good team environment and atmosphere

    Cons

    political, sometimes get neglected by seniors

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