Refinitiv Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Refinitiv

Eagan closing!!

Is that true Eagan office is closing down on December and all employees have been let go? Seems like lot of old timers in London have been let go, my linked in feed is full of looking for work statuses. But wonder why there are job openings... —  read more 

Was this place ever good?

I joined Refinitiv three years ago and now I can say with confidence it was the worst decision I ever made when I quit my old job and come here for a slightly higher pay. That pay bump came with horrible work environment, incompetent managers... —  read more 

It's done for now

I wish I could tell everybody we're safe from now on, but everybody knows by now it'd be a lie. However, I believe we are safe at least for a while, including this week. Barring some unexpected COVID-19-related layoffs in the next month or two, we... —  read more 

SAM organization

Besides technology, layoffs are also in SAM (sales account management) world, particularly customer success org. Not sure which regions, or may be it is global. The idea was to follow Bloomberg model where there is no segregation of account managers... —  read more 

Cruelty abounds

Seems for most they are asking people to work full notice periods. For some so far in APAC this is many months... play fair Refinitiv and pay people in lieu, can’t expect those leaving to dig you out of the mess up to the completion of the LSE deal... —  read more 

Refinitiv in a nutshell

What is there only to fill Blackstone’s and Thomson’s pockets - as much as possible in a minimal amount of time? It does not matter if this lays off thousands, makes people miserable, installs management by terror, downgrades service, betrays out... —  read more 

Ready, set, go...

It’s coming very soon! Allegedly already agreed with a third party to take on much of the network/infrastructure space, expect a large scale out source to an existing partner precluded by ‘rightsizing’. Anyone outside of India should get... —  read more 

Glint Survey

I read in Refinitiv's site that your manager will get the 'stats' from their team (it's buried). Perhaps no names were mentioned (who knows) but comments might be so it wouldn't be a good idea to leave comments that your manager might associate with... —  read more 

June Layoffs in Content

I am hearing from many sources about layoffs in multiple content groups . What is confirmed so far : EH is preparing to lay-off 25% of his staff. Notification date will be June 30th. Pricing team notifications will be out in July.

Definitive lay-offs in COMS

If you are working in content operations you must be prepared for layoffs . FX content , pricing, corporate actions, fixed income content, Company financials, commodities and World- Check .Senior leadership is planning to move 500 roles to low... —  read more 

TRPS

Hearing about another round of layoffs happening soon in the pricing service. MM will use his Minions to get rid of non-millennials .

Covid 19 death in London

All, An employee of TCS working on the 2nd floor CS has sadly passed away yesterday. There is no comms from elite executive team. So much of care for employees. If you were in 2nd floor of CS, please take proactive step to self isolate or even... —  read more 

Attrition is getting worse

Not that I blame people for leaving this place... But I do blame the company for being in no hurry to hire replacements for many of them, so we end up with twice more work than we are supposed to have - and not enough time to do it all. If this... —  read more 

Comment pulled

Earlier this morning, a post was made about the head of Refinitiv Labs, TB, getting the chop along with someone else. The post got pulled. Anyone else able to confirm or deny? The signature name was very funny so didn't know if that might be the... —  read more 

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