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FactSet Reviews

Updated Jun 16, 2019

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3.7
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77%
Recommend to a Friend
83%
Approve of CEO
Phil Snow
497 Ratings
Pros
  • "Aside from monetary compensation it maintains an excellent work-life balance while always presenting challenging work(in 321 reviews)

  • "Free Lunch & Stocked Kitchens(in 193 reviews)

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  1. "Great"

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    Current Employee - Consultant in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at FactSet full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    High pay and great work environment

    Cons

    Technical Job, need heavy knowledge on finance and the product

    FactSet2018-07-12
  2. "Consultant"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON

      I have been working at FactSet full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Fun, laid back, good starting comp

      Cons

      Little growth, lots of micromanagement

      FactSet2019-02-09
    • "Overall good"

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      Current Employee - Consultant 
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at FactSet for more than a year

      Pros

      Good work life balance and great co-workers

      Cons

      Feedback to management can often fall on deaf ears

      FactSet2018-11-27
    • "Research Analylst"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at FactSet full-time

      Pros

      Good Work environment and internal promotions are very good

      Cons

      Low Pay and platforms to showcase skills are less

      Advice to Management

      Hire talented people and increase salaries accordingly

      FactSet2018-09-25
    • "Best first job"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at FactSet full-time

      Pros

      Best work hours. Management was good but could be little better. Interview process was decent. Have a pay review for every 6 months was the best amongst all.

      Cons

      Cafeteria food wasn't good enough. Not enough social activities or outings.

      FactSet2018-02-19
    • "Great place to work when just out of university"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at FactSet full-time

      Pros

      Very happy to have started where I am. Good starting position fir just entering the industry. Training program is great.

      Cons

      Hard to enter into other verticals. Somewhat limited to sales continuing forward. Hard work life balance when starting, dependent on book of business and local management.

      FactSet2016-09-29
    • Helpful (1)

      "Well not a bad place to work"

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      Current Employee - Public Relations in Toronto, ON
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I have been working at FactSet full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      -pay, work style, people really nice, overall positive

      Cons

      overall not that much flexibility

      FactSet2012-09-27
    • "Good For Freshers"

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      Former Employee - Research Analyst in Hyderābād
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at FactSet full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Best Place to Work for freshers Work-Life Balance Cab Facility

      Cons

      No Hikes Ranking System politics No direct communication with higher management

      FactSet2019-06-17
    • "research analyst"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hyderābād
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook

      I have been working at FactSet full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Great work place at factset

      Cons

      Its a good company no downwards

      Advice to Management

      Good environment thank you

      FactSet2019-06-15
    • "Equity research analyst"

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      Current Employee - Equity Research Analyst in Hyderābād
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at FactSet full-time

      Pros

      Career growths and Financial increments

      Cons

      Nothings is their every thing is fine... This is the good job

      Advice to Management

      N/A

      FactSet2019-06-14
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