Compare Goldman Sachs vs FXCM BETA

See how working at Goldman Sachs vs. FXCM compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Goldman Sachs vs. FXCM. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Goldman Sachs

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FXCM

Employee Ratings

  • Goldman Sachs scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • FXCM scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management and CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 6487 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 268 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than FXCM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than FXCM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.9
FXCM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Goldman Sachs Ceo David M. Solomon
91%
91%David M. Solomon
CEO Approval
FXCM Ceo Brendan Callan
99%
99%Brendan Callan
FXCM employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
70%
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than FXCM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
52%

Salaries

Goldman Sachs has 1,622 more total submitted salaries than FXCM.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Analyst173 Salaries
£50,845/yr
Investment Banking Analyst37 Salaries
£51,649/yr
Sales Associate3 Salaries
£75,359/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Goldman Sachs.
  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at FXCM.
  • "Working hours" was the most mentioned Con at Goldman Sachs.
  • "High turnover" was the most mentioned Con at FXCM.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 656 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 278 reviews)
Pros
"Working environment"(in 25 reviews)
"Entry level"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Working hours"(in 504 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 299 reviews)
Cons
"High turnover"(in 10 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Software Engineer

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

Pros

Freindly atmosphere Interesting problems to solve

Cons

Intensity of work can be stressful

"great comany"22 Sep 2020

Current Employee - Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

I have been working at FXCM full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

I get to work with amazing people

Cons

none that I can think of

Job Postings

Goldman Sachs has 2,164 more recently posted open jobs than FXCM.