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Updated 21 March 2019
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Merrill Lynch President & CEO of Bank of America Brian T. Moynihan
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  1. Featured Review

    Helpful (1)

    "Great place to learn"

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    Former Employee - Wealth Management Intern in Washington, DC (US)
    Former Employee - Wealth Management Intern in Washington, DC (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Merrill Lynch (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Intern to a large group of FAs & CAs. Pros: Plenty of mentors available and willing to help. Good school/work balance. A variety of experiences. Friendly culture.

    Cons

    A good deal of assignments are admin--filing, scanning, mailing, etc.


  2. "application manager"

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    Former Employee - Applications Manager in Chennai
    Former Employee - Applications Manager in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Merrill Lynch full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    have lot of benefits like employment welfare schemes, good worklife balance

    Cons

    long hours at work and difference shifts

    Advice to Management

    please have a team meeting regulary once a month

  3. "Associate"

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    Current Employee - Associate in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Associate in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Merrill Lynch full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Excellent platform, higher than average salary

    Cons

    high pressure job with politics


  4. "analyst"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Merrill Lynch full-time

    Pros

    Good Medical Package.
    Ability to move within Departments

    Cons

    No growth opportunities both in terms of pay and title


  5. "Good Management, bad work"

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    Current Employee - Chief Technology Officer in Bengaluru
    Current Employee - Chief Technology Officer in Bengaluru
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Merrill Lynch full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Very supportive management and bosses

    Cons

    Work is repetitive and can get boring after a few months


  6. "IBD at BAML"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Merrill Lynch full-time

    Pros

    BAML is one of the top 5 investment banks globally

    Cons

    Hours are extremely long though


  7. "Not much growth"

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    Former Employee - Senior Customer Service Representative in Mumbai
    Former Employee - Senior Customer Service Representative in Mumbai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Merrill Lynch full-time

    Pros

    Good pay
    Good benefits
    Good place to retire

    Cons

    Monotonous work
    Not much to learn and grow

    Advice to Management

    Think about employee growth and future too

  8. "Limited Growth for Freshers"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    No strenuous working hours, Good pay

    Cons

    Limited holidays, difficulty in getting holidays, monotonous work culture


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Vice President, Equity Sales"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Merrill Lynch full-time

    Pros

    Decent cash flow at an early age, good work life balance

    Cons

    Stagnant career path, politics that promotes mediocrity

    Advice to Management

    Fix the culture, promote collaboration and long term thinking. Time to strategise as a business and not just focus on yearly pnl


  10. "Very Nice company to work with"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Brilliant work culture and environment. Learnt a lot from the company

    Cons

    Long hours, limited growth opportunities