CIBC World Markets Reviews

Updated Jul 23, 2020

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3.7
77%
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69%
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CIBC World Markets CEO Richard W. Nesbitt
Richard W. Nesbitt
57 Ratings
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  • "Mediocre salary, work sometimes involves long hours(in 10 reviews)

  • "Capital Markets can be a demanding work/life balance(in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Customer Focused Business"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Executive Director in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CIBC World Markets full-time

    Pros

    Focus on delivering innovative solutions to our clients in a radically simple fashion (radically simple when possible). Highly engaged workforce Talented executive team that has engaged its workforce in pursuit of service to our clients Competitive compensation and benefits packages

    Cons

    Capital Markets can be a demanding work/life balance

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  2. "Good company to work for"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at CIBC World Markets full-time

    Pros

    Good company to work for

    Cons

    More initiatives can be taken


  3. "Junior trader"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Junior Trader in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at CIBC World Markets full-time

    Pros

    Very competitive for the traders all over the world

    Cons

    High pressure during this work

  4. "--"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at CIBC World Markets full-time

    Pros

    Clear strategy, and prudent management

    Cons

    Operate within a challenging market

  5. "Equities"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Associate in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CIBC World Markets full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    good work culture, good networking, positive environment

    Cons

    old technology systems with little innovation

  6. "Ok but not Great"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Equity Research Associate in Toronto, ON
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at CIBC World Markets full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good learning opportunity in early stages of career

    Cons

    not the best culture and few growing opportunities

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  7. "My comments"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Analyst 

    I have been working at CIBC World Markets full-time

    Pros

    People, proximity, proximity, proximity, proximity

    Cons

    Tech issues, management, Tech issues

  8. "Overall Good"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Investment Banking Analyst 

    I worked at CIBC World Markets full-time

    Pros

    Good experience with lots of deal flow

    Cons

    Culture could be improved as it can affect work

  9. "Good experience"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Equity Trader 

    I worked at CIBC World Markets part-time

    Pros

    Lots of good teamwork and mentorship

    Cons

    Mornings are really early, start at 6:15am

  10. "A"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Associate 

    I have been working at CIBC World Markets full-time

    Pros

    Comp, Exit Opps, Great exposure

    Cons

    Politics are intense, non-collaborative environment

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