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FactSet Overview

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Norwalk, CT (US)
5001 to 10000 employees
1978
Company - Public (FDS)
Financial Analytics & Research
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
S&P Global Market Intelligence, Bloomberg L.P., Thomson Reuters
FactSet creates data and software solutions for tens of thousands of investment professionals around the world, providing instant access to financial data and analytics that investors use to make crucial investment decisions. We combine hundreds of databases from ... Read more

Mission: FactSet’s mission: Solve our clients’ greatest challenges with the power of collaboration


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FactSet Reviews

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  • "Lovely people, great benefits, can be frustrating to get things done."

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    Pros

    Fantastic, smart people.
    Great office, with good perks - laptops, snacks, free lunch
    Interesting work and clients
    A great product

    Cons

    Decisions can be slow, and departments are quite siloed.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to people at all levels.

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FactSet Photos

FactSet photo of: Celebrating how we help clients #SeeTheAdvantage as we ring the opening bell at Nasdaq.
FactSet photo of: FactSet is committed to giving investment professionals the edge to outperform, with fresh perspectives, informed insights, and the industry-leading support of our dedicated specialists.
FactSet photo of: In an atmosphere radiating support and collaboration, FactSetters have the ability to demonstrate individual achievement and grow within the company.
FactSet photo of: Our teams have cultivated a smart, inventive environment in which employees capitalize on their problem-solving skills to develop unique and relevant solutions for clients.
FactSet photo of: Two FactSetters collaborating.
FactSet photo of: Our four offices in India celebrate employing over 3,000 FactSet employees in India.
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FactSet Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at FactSet (London, England) in November 2017.

    Interview

    I applied online, and I was invited to the London office for the written test and interview. The Written test had 3 questions, out of which you had to do one within 30 minutes, followed by a 15 minutes interview.

    Interview Questions

    • The effects of raised interest rates by FED, its transmission channels in advanced and emerging economies   1 Answer
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FactSet Awards & Accolades

  • Best Large Workplaces in New York, Fortune and Great Place to Work, 2017
  • Top Companies for Graduates to Work for in the UK, TheJobCrowd, 2017
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