BMO Financial Group Analyst Reviews

Updated 29 May 2020

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3.7
71%
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91%
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BMO Financial Group Chief Operating Officer Darryl White
Darryl White
63 Ratings
  1. "Great Place to Work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Business Analyst in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    * nice people * open atmosphere * good business culture * very diverse staff

    Cons

    * sometimes not enough information sharing

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    BMO Financial Group2019-10-18
  2. "Good company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Credit Analyst in London, England

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good team, work life balance

    Cons

    Lower and or average salary

    BMO Financial Group2020-02-07
  3. "Second rate"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Investment Analyst in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at BMO Financial Group full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good for experience . Fairly easy to progress as the good people leave

    Cons

    A bit average in a competitive industry. They don't attract the best people and clients know that

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    BMO Financial Group2020-02-11
  4. "Asset management"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great friendly employees and good place to work

    Cons

    Not flexible enough for me

    BMO Financial Group2019-08-08
  5. "Contrator"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The people are nice enough. many people have been here for years, so have formed strong groups, this makes it difficult for new people to make friends. Good work life balance.

    Cons

    management could be much better. Lack of appreciation for talent. contractors not treated as well as perm staff. Obvious divide.

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    BMO Financial Group2018-01-09
  6. "Work Experience"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Business Support Analyst 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at BMO Financial Group

    Pros

    Its a great place to work with amazing people who are very helpful to each other and so is the management.

    Cons

    The pay is sometimes not as favourable especially if you work in the T&O sector.

    BMO Financial Group2016-12-04
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Great"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time

    Pros

    Great structure, plenty of exposure to different desks, working with highly intelligent people

    Cons

    internal communications could be better

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    BMO Financial Group2016-09-15
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Review: BMO"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Investment Banking Analyst in London, England

    I worked at BMO Financial Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good training program in North America for analysts. Very strong focus on getting the numbers right, strong quantitative skills are highly appreciated.

    Cons

    Long working hours with seniors not caring too much about their juniors (analysts and associates). Large discrepency in the quality of the Managing Directors and their ability to bring in deals.

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    BMO Financial Group2016-04-20
  9. "Analyst"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analyst in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BMO Financial Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Experienced colleagues Teamwork is top-notch Great potential to learn Interaction with higher-level colleagues easy and casual

    Cons

    Office politics get in the way of managerial decisions Small company size means most employees looking to grow usually are poached by other bigger firms in the field

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    BMO Financial Group2016-03-12
  10. "good company to work for"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Technical Analyst in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BMO Financial Group for more than a year

    Pros

    good people good technology good working culture. fee tea and coffee. good rates of pay

    Cons

    all the downsides of working in a corporate environment. long rambling and futile telephone conferences....

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    BMO Financial Group2016-02-01
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