Very productive, great learning, implementing different ideas, No free time during working hours on trading floor.
Pros: lots of learning
Cons: sometimes facing office politics, but you have to live with it. its everywhere.
> Great experience of working on trading floor and busy day handling front office.
1.handling front office/traders pressure
2.How the trading system works
3.Criticality of the system of affecting business directly
> management is good in terms of taking care of resources, arranging year end parties, arranging lunch and learn sessions.
> – more... coworkers include great people as well as tough people to work with. But everyone is knowledgeable in their areas of skills and it always helped me to learn something from them.
> hardest part sometimes handling 2 client managers.
> Most enjoyable part is connecting to test exchanges (NYSE,NASDAQ etc) and doing actual trading testing. This really helped me knowing how actually end to end trading takes place. – less