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Lehman Brothers Overview

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New York, NY (US)
51 to 200 employees
Unknown
Company - Public (LEHMQ)
Investment Banking & Asset Management
$25 to $50 million (USD) per year
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In what could be called the collapse heard 'round the world, venerable investment bank Lehman Brothers declared bankruptcy in September 2008, ending a reign of some 160 years in financial services. One of the top bulge-bracket firms and perennially among the ... Read more

Lehman Brothers Reviews

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    I worked at Lehman Brothers full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Young workforce created a vibrant atmosphere
    Entrepreneurial
    Positive attitude everywhere

    Cons

    Didn't get paid a big bonus in 2008

    Advice to Management

    Save the bank

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Lehman Brothers Photos

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Lehman Brothers photo of: New York, NY (Photo thanks to Flickr user Woody Wade ,used with permission.)
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Lehman Brothers Interviews

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    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Lehman Brothers.

    Interview

    Friendly, multiple rounds. Very professional. You should be passionate about working in finance if you apply for the job. Good pay. Quite competitive. Overall a great experience. I would definitely recommend applying.

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Lehman Brothers Awards & Accolades

  • World’s Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2008
  • Best Place to Launch a Career, BusinessWeek, 2008
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