Chicago Board Options Exchange

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Good life work balance but limited potential to advance

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Investigator in Chicago, IL (US)
Current Employee - Investigator in Chicago, IL (US)

I have been working at Chicago Board Options Exchange

No opinion of CEO
No opinion of CEO

Pros

In the heart of the financial district
Opportunity to network with member firms
Challenging assignments

Cons

Limited opportunity for advancement
Salary not at market rate

Advice to Management

Clearly provide the career path

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  1. Great financial company to work for.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Chicago, IL (US)
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Chicago, IL (US)

    I have been working at Chicago Board Options Exchange

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Privately owned corporation. Very flexible with hours and work day-to-day tasks. No micromanaging of employees. Tasks are very straightforward and relatively easy to accomplish.

    Cons

    Tasks can be very repetitive and mundane. Not much interaction with direct manager (good or bad). Expectations of role are not clearly defined. Sharing of knowledge is sometimes painful. Career path very unclear.

    Advice to Management

    I would suggest taking advice from other companies in the financial district - keep the employees well informed, make clear career paths and promotion availability. Start to require management to live up to higher expectations and not behave like a "family" business, but more like a "top" business in "grandfathering" in management.

  2. CBOE is a dynamic and innovate no frills company which is an exciting place to work. CBOE has built a great brand.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL (US)

    I have been working at Chicago Board Options Exchange

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Part of the financial markets and the intimate work environment as well as work, life balance.

    Cons

    pay, low bonuses, and not a lot of room for growth. most that work there don't really leave which limits advancement and promotion potential.

    Advice to Management

    Pay bigger bonuses and increase pay on par with other firms in the industry

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