Bear Stearns
3.5 of 5 26 reviews New York, NY 5000+ Employees
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Bear Stearns – US – “3 billion dollar building”

Company - Public (BSC)
$10+ billion (USD) per year

This bear may hibernate a little early. Historically one of the top investment banking, clearing, and brokerage firms in the US, Bear Stearns has a clientele of corporations, institutional investors, governments, and wealthy individuals. Its subsidiaries provide asset management, clearing and custody, securities lending, trust, and mergers and acquisitions advisory services. It's been a leading market-maker for NYSE-listed securities (through Bear Wagner Specialists), as well as for OTC shares, corporate and government bonds, and derivative products. The Federal Reserve...More

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Bear Stearns Chairman, Bear Stearns Companies and Bear, Stearns & Co. Jimmy Cayne

Jimmy Cayne

Chairman, Bear Stearns Companies and Bear, Stearns & Co.

Pros: Some of the people were terrific and incredibly smart and talented. As long as you achieved success, you had discretion over your work. Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in East Hanover, NJ (US) May 2008 – Reviewed Jun 20, 2012

Interview Details I was contacted by the hiring manager to come over for a personal interview. Felt very positive meeting the hiring manager. He showed commitment and good work ethics. Interview started with him and his supervisor. They conducted the interview professionally and I was able to answer all their…Full Interview

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2008
Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles (Silver), National Business Group on Health, 2008

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