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Credit Suisse Overview

Zürich (Switzerland)
10000+ employees
1856
Company - Public (CS)
Investment Banking & Asset Management
£5 to £10 billion (GBP) per year
Credit Suisse is a leading global wealth manager with strong investment banking capabilities. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, we have a global reach with operations in about 50 countries and employ more than 45,000 people from over 150 different nations. Embodying ... Read more

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Best Places to Work: 2017 (#38), 2016 (#20), 2015 (#23)

Credit Suisse – Why Work For Us?


Our strategy builds on Credit Suisse's core strengths: its position as a leading wealth manager, its specialist investment banking capabilities and its strong presence in our home market of Switzerland.

We believe wealth management is one of the most attractive segments in banking, and global wealth is projected to continue to grow faster than GDP over the next several years.

Read more about our strategy here!

 

Credit Suisse is one of the world’s leading banks, with more than 45,000 employees, offices in 50 countries and expertise in nearly every facet of banking, investing and finance.

At Credit Suisse, each and every person plays a vital role in our success. The collective experiences, ideas and hard work of our people are what shape our culture and drive the future of our business. 

Read more about working with us: www.credit-suisse.com/careers


Our founder, Alfred Escher, envisioned not just a bank, but the future of an entire nation. This foresight made it possible to expand the Swiss railroad, build tunnels through mountains and in the process, pave the way for a new era of prosperity.

This is a philosophy that endures at Credit Suisse as we look to solve the challenges of our day. Join us and you'll not only help shape the future of a global bank; you will have the opportunity to see how big ideas and meticulous execution can achieve great things.

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Throughout your career at Credit Suisse, we stay close to you and help you build a three-part portfolio of career skills, network and experience. You grow your professional skills across functions and divisions, with training provided at every level for every part of the bank. We help you to expand your network from your very first day at Credit Suisse, introducing you to new colleagues who reach across a broad range of interests and backgrounds. Then we help you use your skills and network to gain a wealth of experience both inside and outside your business division, developing your leadership and management abilities by working across the bank.

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    I have been working at Credit Suisse full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great working culture and senior management.

    Cons

    Conservative. Takes time on decision making.

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Credit Suisse Interviews

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    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Credit Suisse.

    Interview

    It was a short phone in for me, friendly interviewer which did not ask too many questions and would let me easily passed the phone interview. Then follow by 1to1 interview, which is also a chilled and friendly environment.

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Credit Suisse Awards & Accolades

  • Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index (100% rating), on policies and practices pertinent to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees, Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index, 2015
  • Overall Best Securitization, US Securitization Awards, 2016
  • Algo Provider of the Year, Profit & Loss Readers' Choice Awards, 2016
  • Most Innovative Investment Bank for Leveraged Finance, Securitized Products and the Financial Institutions Group, The Banker, 2016
  • Structured Products Bank of the Year, GlobalCapital, 2016
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