FXCM Reviews

Updated 20 May 2020

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3.7
69%
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98%
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FXCM CEO Brendan Callan (no image)
Brendan Callan
29 Ratings
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  • "most people not part of "the group" are unhappy and try to leave which results in high turnover(in 10 reviews)

  • "Low growth opportunity due to an over saturated upper management team is not very motivating(in 9 reviews)

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  1. "Great"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Currency Trader 

    I have been working at FXCM full-time

    Pros

    Great for time management skills.

    Cons

    Stressful at times, but you get use to it.

    FXCM2020-05-20
  2. "how is the work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Specialist in Sofia

    I have been working at FXCM full-time

    Pros

    nice, friendly, good coffee, weekly fuirt day

    Cons

    Competitive colleagues, tense enviroment, need to ot sometime

    FXCM2020-05-10
  3. "Good for CV"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Intern - Hourly 

    I worked at FXCM part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - basic finance knowledge

    Cons

    - nothing much to learn

    FXCM2020-03-25
  4. "Work Experience"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operations Associate in Jerusalem
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at FXCM full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    The company offers growth and learning opportunities and promotes from within rather than hiring from outside. Great employer especially if you push and promote yourself.

    Cons

    Some managers lack motivational skills as well as empathy.

    FXCM2020-01-23
  5. "Good company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at FXCM full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Decent pay with good benefits

    Cons

    Went out of business here

    FXCM2020-01-21
  6. "Excellent place for graduates to start"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Manager in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at FXCM full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    friendly peers and good working environment

    Cons

    pretty fixed management, difficult to prompt

    FXCM2019-11-12
  7. "Senior account manager"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at FXCM

    Pros

    It's really reliable and nice

    Cons

    Patients and effort in the market.

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    FXCM2019-11-04
  8. "Treasury Associate"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at FXCM part-time

    Pros

    Large job exposure, Friendly working environment

    Cons

    Early working hours Immediate supervisors not in HK

    FXCM2019-10-23
  9. Helpful (1)

    "It was amazing experience working for a brokerage"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at FXCM

    Pros

    Great team to work with!

    Cons

    Nothing much to say except the pay

    FXCM2019-10-03
  10. "Good company"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at FXCM full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good progression, variety of work

    Cons

    management and lack of leadership can be an issue

    FXCM2019-10-16
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