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BMO Capital Markets Reviews

Updated Sep 18, 2019

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3.6
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BMO Capital Markets CEO Patrick Cronin
Patrick Cronin
42 Ratings
Pros
  • "decent work-life balance, great exposure working for one of the top banks in Canada(in 21 reviews)

  • "Great culture and leadership throughout the organization(in 14 reviews)

Cons
  • "Poor work life balance, as with all investment banking jobs(in 12 reviews)

  • "Expectation to work long hours beyond 40 hrs(in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Financial Analyst Operations"

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    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BMO Capital Markets full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great place to work in a team! BMO gives you opportunities to advance and grow in your career within the bank, learn more processes. The management makes sure to hear and value your opinion. Training provided

    Cons

    Needs to have more team building activities

    BMO Capital Markets2018-09-05
  2. "Investment Banking Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Investment Banking Analyst in Montreal, QC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at BMO Capital Markets full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great people and compensation / benefits.

    Cons

    Tiny office. Prepare to work till 3 am during live deals.

    BMO Capital Markets2019-08-17
  3. "Great organization"

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    Former Employee - Operations Analyst 

    I worked at BMO Capital Markets part-time

    Pros

    lot's of room to grow

    Cons

    Wanted to move cities but was not allowed

    BMO Capital Markets2019-08-07
  4. "Good culture"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON

    I worked at BMO Capital Markets full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good culture, friendly environment, learning opportunities

    Cons

    Limited career development opportunities be lack of transparency

    BMO Capital Markets2019-05-02
  5. "IB analyst"

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    Former Employee - Investment Banking Analyst 

    I worked at BMO Capital Markets full-time

    Pros

    the pay is very high

    Cons

    exhaustive hours can be all-nighters

    BMO Capital Markets2019-04-25
  6. "Associate"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at BMO Capital Markets full-time

    Pros

    Diverse work place. Young work force.

    Cons

    Poor communication between groups. Bureaucratic

    BMO Capital Markets2019-04-02
  7. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at BMO Capital Markets full-time

    Pros

    Culture people reputation growth location

    Cons

    Regulations sheer size and scale

    BMO Capital Markets2019-03-14
  8. "Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at BMO Capital Markets full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Pay is amazing and too high for monkeys

    Cons

    Culture is terrible, people are unhappy, hours are brutal

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    BMO Capital Markets2019-03-19
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Sale representative"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BMO Capital Markets part-time

    Pros

    big company, great brand,make it easy to sale, great pay.

    Cons

    Long hours. little break time.

    BMO Capital Markets2019-02-04
  10. "Research Associate"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at BMO Capital Markets full-time

    Pros

    decent work-life balance, great exposure working for one of the top banks in Canada. Meet lots of different company management.

    Cons

    promotions are not clearly communicated; pay is becoming a lot less than what it used to be; could be borng at times as very little team work.

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    BMO Capital Markets2019-01-11
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