S&P Capital IQ
3.2 of 5 184 reviews
www.capitaliq.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

S&P Capital IQ Reviews

Updated Apr 16, 2014
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3.2 184 reviews

                             

75% Approve of the CEO

S&P Capital IQ President Lou Eccleston

Lou Eccleston

(51 ratings)

64% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Competitive salary, Great work life balance, perks, less pressure"
    in 25 reviews
  • "Strong learning culture, friendly work environment"
    in 18 reviews
Cons:
  • "Senior management has no interest in investing in employees and assisting in development"
    in 13 reviews
  • "No Learning- After 6 months your learning curve falls and get ready to do the same stuff for the rest of your life"
    in 7 reviews
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Nice place to start your career in Financial Industry

Research Associate (Current Employee)
Hyderābād (India)

I have been working at S&P Capital IQ full-time for more than a year

ProsGood working environment, Learn Basics

ConsLack of Opportunity & Growth

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Nice Place to work with Slow Pace of Growth

Senior Associate (Current Employee)
Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

I have been working at S&P Capital IQ full-time for more than 8 years

ProsYou can work here at easy pace. Good Male-Female Ratio. Healthy Work Environment. It is a safe place to work for long years without many worries.

ConsNo growth options due to absence of good quality work. Promotions are very difficult (almost negligible) after a certain level.

Redundant Work in most cases.

Advice to Senior ManagementPlease provide better growth options to employees. The current policy is not healthy for employees. It will boost the morale of the people.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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overall, positive; but after almost five years it has become hard to justify staying

Senior Sales Associate (Current Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I have been working at S&P Capital IQ full-time for more than 5 years

Prosgreat culture, great people, great work/life balance.

Consupper management doesn't have a good handle on where to take things.

– I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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S&P Capital IQ

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at S&P Capital IQ full-time

ProsBacking of the S&P name

ConsNo good career path options

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Emerging as one of the big players in Financial markets

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Hyderābād (India)

I have been working at S&P Capital IQ full-time for more than 3 years

ProsWork culture, Independence at work, Flat Hierarchy

ConsRecent changes in compensation model, Sticking to older technologies

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

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Good Pay master - healthy work life balance

Research Associate (Current Employee)
Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

I have been working at S&P Capital IQ full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGood Pay
Healthy Work Life Balance

ConsSlow Growth
Lack of learning oppurtunities

Advice to Senior Managementstrong requirement of introducing learning and knowledge improvement of employees

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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OK if you don't plan on growing your skills

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at S&P Capital IQ full-time

Pros- work-life balance
- compensation
- work environment
- casual dress-code
- nice and friendly people
- good reputation, big company name

This is a good place if you are waiting for retirement

Cons- Job can be repetitive, boring
- Lack of training available
- Lack of career path visibility
- Lack of process/structure in development, release management, testing, QA
- Culture is too relax and laid back
- Nobody seems to care about deadlines
- Lack of documentation

There is no process whatsoever, people are nice but they have no urgency of getting things done. Deadlines are missed constantly and the software is extremely flawed, full of bugs and the testing is a joke.

I would not recommend if someone wants a fast-paced dynamic career.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Best Working condiation

Financial Analyst (Former Employee)
Hyderābād (India)

I worked at S&P Capital IQ full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGood Salary, best employment facilities

Consnothing, no need to specify small issues which will be everywhere.

Advice to Senior ManagementThe Management is very Expertise no need any suggestions

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

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Excellent Work Environment

Analyst (Current Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I have been working at S&P Capital IQ full-time for more than a year

ProsAtmosphere, people, and software are great

ConsBusy Manhattan office is really busy

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Very Good work culture

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at S&P Capital IQ full-time for more than 10 years

ProsPeople get valued for their ideas

Consnothing for now as cons. Cons is too a big work

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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