Interactive Brokers
2.2 of 5 38 reviews
www.interactivebrokers.com Greenwich, CT 500 to 999 Employees

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great experiences with IB

Programmer (Former Employee)
Stamford, CT (US)

I worked at Interactive Brokers

Prosrelaxed atmosphere, helpful coworkers and good benefits. the staff is placed in an effective way, so everyone has to work hard

Consnot sure about the location, the wait between interviews are so long. the initial test took about an hour to complete.

Advice to Senior Managementhire people with better education background; make sure the interview process is more structured. otherwise, like the interview style and the general manner.

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Exciting but lack of proper supervision

Financial Trader (Former Employee)
Dhaka (Bangladesh)

I worked at Interactive Brokers


Pros: - Opportunity to trade in foreign financial market and learn about the market practically. - Opportunity to learn technical… Cons: - Only two person in the firm have real trading experience. - Do not have a knowledgeable and experienced supervisor for new traders. - Failed… Advice to Senior Management: - Should appoint a supervisor who have real trading experience. - Should have more trading style in the firm to accommodate different people with different qualification.… More

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stable company hedged against turbulent downside but chronically running out of new ideas

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Interactive Brokers


Pros: financially hedged against market turbulence because the nature of market making and brokerage… Cons: Innovations from ground level employees are not encouraged. The only people that are eligible to do "thinking" are the few biggest shots at top management… Advice to Senior Management: Take a breath, put away petty meaningless product 'features', do some visionary thinking. Otherwise IB will be forever stuck with a 'low-cost' brainless muscle executor… More

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