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Vanguard Overview

Malvern, PA (US)
10000+ employees
1975
Company - Private
Investment Banking & Asset Management
Unknown / Non-Applicable
Competitors

Charles Schwab, Fidelity Investments, Edward Jones

Headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, Vanguard is one of the world’s largest investment companies, offering a large selection of low-cost mutual funds, ETFs, advice, and related services. From our beginning in 1975, Vanguard set course as a very different kind of ... Read more

Mission: Vanguard helps clients reach their financial goals by being the world's highest-value provider of investment products and services.

Mission Statement: To take a stand for all investors, to treat them fairly, and to give them the best chance ... Read more

Vanguard Reviews

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    Former Employee - Personal Banker in Charlotte, NC (US)
    Former Employee - Personal Banker in Charlotte, NC (US)

    I worked at Vanguard full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great preparation for series 7

    Cons

    The pay is not competitive

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Vanguard Interviews

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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at Vanguard.

    Interview

    First they got my resume and asked me a couple of questions about my previous experience, then they invited me for an on-site interview. They asked a couple of questions about recommendation systems and with a given data set, how they can find recommend correct retirement package to their customers.

    Interview Questions

    • Q: They asked about different recommendation system techniques from RBM to RL.   Answer Question
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Company Updates

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Vanguard Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, The Human Rights Campaign, 2019
  • Best of the Best, U.S. Veterans Magazine, 2019
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