Get the inside buzz from graduates at M&G Investments

8.4 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 15 ratings in 2016)
"Large traditional investment manager.."
Pros: 
  • Lots of early responsibility for those who want it and show the required skills.
  • A good ethos of teamwork and support throughout the whole company.
  • M&G is committed to developing graduates and investing in training.
  • There’s a strong pension scheme along with other benefits.
Cons: 
  • Career progression can be slow due to a low turnover of employees.
  • There is a lack of certainty about where you'll end up at the end of the graduate programme.
  • Some systems are outdated and can make extra work for people.
  • Some have found a lack of space in the office, though the company is planning to move to a new building in 2018.
Culture
8.9 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.4 / 10
 
Hours
9.5 / 10
 
Salary
7.8 / 10
 
 
Diversity
9.0 / 10
 
 
Training
8.3 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

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"Everyone recycles."

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"A diverse set of employees from different backgrounds from all over the world."

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"We have a charity committee and charity fund."

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"The environment is very supportive, wide exposure to all areas of the business."

"Overly complex business/reporting structure."

"We're one of the few companies under Prudential."

"Supportive, intellectual, collaborative, innovative, caring."

"Large well-known asset manager. I'd been to several events with them and liked what..."

"All graduates are put on a month-long training programme that looks into asset management..."

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