NASDAQ OMX Group
2.9 of 5 65 reviews
www.nasdaqomx.com New York, NY 1000 to 5000 Employees

NASDAQ OMX Group Reviews

Updated Mar 27, 2014
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2.9 65 reviews

                             

48% Approve of the CEO

NASDAQ OMX Group Chief Executive Officer Bob Greifeld

Bob Greifeld

(44 ratings)

45% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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So far, so good. Definitely beats the last place.

Director (Current Employee)
Chicago, IL (US)

I have been working at NASDAQ OMX Group full-time for less than a year

ProsSignificantly better and more transparent bonus scheme than prior employer

ConsLeadership has been lacking at the middle and lower levels, but I expect that to change soon.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Director, Corporate Client Group (Former Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I worked at NASDAQ OMX Group full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGreat colleagues, learn a lot, good salary

ConsSome of senior management are not that bright; others are excellent. It really depends on your manager, who can make your life hell while there.

CEO has cut back so much that it is affecting trading platform.

Advice to Senior ManagementStop with the cutbacks; treat your employees better. Do not rule by fear.

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Very happy to work here. Work is challenging. Tough hours but rewards are also great.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at NASDAQ OMX Group

ProsGood total rewards and pay for performance package. Good team members.

ConsCareer growth could be limited. But things will hopefully move in the right direction. Sometimes long stressful hours. Less vacation.

Advice to Senior ManagementSenior management does not understand how lower level works really hard. They should plan things well.

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Small company in a large packaging

Associate (Current Employee)
Stockholm, Stockholm (Sweden)

I have been working at NASDAQ OMX Group full-time for more than 3 years

ProsTalented and driven colleagues
Work/life balance - check
Nice office

ConsCareer development is non-existent
Culture clash - US vs Scandinavia
Trying to be more cost efficient (cheap) than necessary

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Competitive work environment

Managing Director (Former Employee)
San Francisco, CA (US)

I worked at NASDAQ OMX Group full-time for more than 5 years

ProsExcellent place to build your resume and gain experience

ConsA bit political and you need to be out of NYC for major advancement opportunities

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Was very satisfied with my position at NASDAQ OMX

Administrative Assistant (Former Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I worked at NASDAQ OMX Group full-time for more than a year

ProsThe work environment was very pleasant, the work load was always very steadily busy, location of office was a great commute for me, management team was very nice to work with, it was great work experience for me

Consbudget cuts cost me my job or I would still be there, I would work for NASDAQ at any given moment, it was great work experience for me

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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I worked at NASDAQ OMX Group full-time for more than 5 years

ProsHad a wonderful experience working wih peers and management. it was a great experience learning about the working of the stock market and its rules.

ConsNone that i could think of.

Advice to Senior ManagementNone.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good.

Business Analyst (Former Employee)
Copenhagen (Denmark)

I worked at NASDAQ OMX Group part-time for more than a year

ProsWork-life balance, international organization, colleagues

ConsMatrix organization, too bureaucratic, American style leadership

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great internship experience

Intern (Former Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I worked at NASDAQ OMX Group as an intern for less than a year

ProsPeople were very nice and always willing to help with understanding of topic at hand. The work was very interesting.

ConsI sometimes had to ask for work to do. Very tight-knit company - everybody has their own role to do.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at NASDAQ OMX Group full-time

ProsThere is a lot of change within the organization - through acquisitions and internal growth, so it's always interesting

ConsThe constant change can wear you down at times and like most companies now, there is constant pressure to keep headcount low.

Advice to Senior ManagementFor proper growth, sometimes it's good to invest in infrastructure

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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