GFI Group Reviews

Updated Dec 26, 2021

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3.2
68%
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GFI Group CEO Colin Heffron
Colin Heffron
32 Ratings
Pros
  • "great people that care about your growth(in 6 reviews)

  • "Nice people to work with - constantly learning(in 4 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "The brokers are stab each other in the back(in 10 reviews)

  • "GFI Group is owned by BGC now - the management at(in 8 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great

      Feb 26, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Cosy small office with closely oriented groups

      Cons

      poor management style and low salary

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Workplace to start your Career at

      Oct 23, 2021 - Sales Associate in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Relatively higher pay than average companies in Singapore Seemingly Nice & Supportive colleagues

      Cons

      Nothing much to complain about

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      No Problem

      Aug 17, 2019 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Very Good Company. Polite Staff

      Cons

      No Growth. Very Limited Salary Growth

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    4. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Hectic two years of my life

      Jul 30, 2019 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Some colleagues are actually nice to be around

      Cons

      where to start, management do not know what they are doing, although different desks have different culture and styles, the management somehow is very similar, selfish and don't really care about the people work under him/her. The brokers are stab each other in the back. And other supportive functions like HR basically doesn't exist. It's the only company I worked for that HR turnover is even higher than other departments...

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    5. 1.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Management direction confusion

      Dec 26, 2021 - IT Manager in Hong Kong
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The pay is high then market average

      Cons

      No defined IT strategy Management direction is confusing

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Positive

      Sep 11, 2021 - Executive in Washington, DC
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      Pros

      Competitive pay and benefits plus

      Cons

      Opportunities are limited if not willing to relocate

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good atmosphere, average salary

      Sep 10, 2021 - DCM Head of Production in Tel Aviv
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      Pros

      Good atmosphere with colleagues Place to work very nice

      Cons

      Average salary Bonus not very fair

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Brilliant

      Aug 4, 2021 - Middle Office 
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      Pros

      Wonderful hard working atmosphere, pushed and driven to exceed expectations

      Cons

      I have none it was a great place to work

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Great opportunity-- tough to excel

      Jul 28, 2021 - Equity Derivatives Analyst 
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      Pros

      People you work with are top of their field, incredibly hardworking driven group of people who can set you up for life.

      Cons

      Not an easy place to learn the business. There is no training program or manual to help you get acclimated.

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    10. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good Place to work ONLY for established Brokers, not new ones

      Jul 14, 2021 - Broker Analyst in New York, NY
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      Pros

      Unlimited Potential Earnings Fun Work Environment\Group of people

      Cons

      No resources or aid offered by upper management, all on you culture. No real opportunity for growth, company is on it's way out.

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