Compare BlackRock vs Marshall Wace North America BETA

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BlackRock

Employee Ratings

  • BlackRock scored higher in 1 area: % Recommend to a friend.
  • Marshall Wace North America scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 2290 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 15 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
4.1
Marshall Wace North America employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than BlackRock employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Marshall Wace North America employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than BlackRock employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
4.1
Marshall Wace North America employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than BlackRock employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BlackRock Ceo Laurence D. Fink
93%
93%Laurence D. Fink
CEO Approval
Marshall Wace North America placeholder CEO image
N/A0 Ratings
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
BlackRock employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Marshall Wace North America employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Positive Business Outlook
73%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate2 Salaries
A$88,175/yr
Director1 Salaries
A$234,069/yr
Senior Software Engineer1 Salaries
A$141,363/yr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at BlackRock.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at BlackRock.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 216 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 152 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 197 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 156 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

I worked at BlackRock

Pros

Great experience working with very talented and passionate individuals. Learned much about operations and industries.

Cons

Working in Princeton, NJ was a downside, but easy access to trains to NYC through shuttle service was helpful and convenient.

I have been working at Marshall Wace North America

Pros

- Marshall Wace North America takes the hiring process very seriously, and aims to hire the very best people. - CEO encourages innovation. - True meritocracy. - Great benefits (catered breakfast... and lunch, 401k, health insurance, gym reimbursement, and more). - The best part of the firm is the people you work with.

Cons

This is a best in class organization, and there are no “cons” that come to mind.

Advice to Management

Keep treating your employees great!

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