State Street Corp.
State Street Corp., a financial holding company, is a giant custody bank and asset manager based in Boston. It provides a range of products and services for institutional investors in investment management, investment research and trading, and investment servicing. State Street Global Advisors is one of the world's largest institutional money managers.
The company, which has a reputation as a staid provider of investment advice, cultivates an entrepreneurial and innovative culture and a flat management organization. Chief executive Ronald Logue is known for speedy decision-making and his emphasis on focus. There's an urgency to stay ahead of the curve in developing products and services for customers. The asset management arm has a reputation for relying more on analytical strength rather than a star system. Situated in Boston, the firm is populated with more than its share of Ivy League graduates.
The site's career pages outline the company's benefits, work/life balance resources and its diversity objectives and priorities.