Barclays Capital

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Good place to learn

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Current Employee - Sales in London, England (UK)
Current Employee - Sales in London, England (UK)

I have been working at Barclays Capital full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

good culture, helpful learning environment, better development focus than other IBs

Cons

investment banking is becoming a tougher to work in, more regulated, does not pay as well as other IBs

Advice to ManagementAdvice

review pay structure especially in the more junior roles, will be increasingly harder to attract and retain talent

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Negative Outlook
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    Poor working environment

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Barclays Capital full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Worked there post Lehman acquisition

    Cons

    Worked there post Lehman acquisition - poorly executed transition

  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great experience, not sustainable

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    Former Intern - Investment Banking Summer Associate in New York, NY (US)
    Former Intern - Investment Banking Summer Associate in New York, NY (US)

    I worked at Barclays Capital as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    Very intelligent people, decent pay, interesting work, people are very competitive and will push you to be your best. Although work can extend late in the evening or on the weekends, working in NYC you can always expect people to be out on the street (even at 2 am).

    Cons

    Long hours, standard day from 7:30 am until sometime after 11:30 pm, people can be very competitive (pro and con)

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    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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