Gays are an URM, but if you play that card just be aware that you'll be 'out' so if you're a straight guy trying to take advantage of the system just realize the position you'd be putting yourself in. But if you think about it will the boss want to keep on someone they have 'finished' with or someone they could potentially sleep with. Finally, the interviewee has some genuinely important things to say about his work in "product control", one of the functions in a bank tasked with monitoring traders and the risks they take. Aug 18, - 2: Aug 22, - 3: Am I missing something.
I heard a couple of gay guys went and were not kicked out.
Being gay in the finance industry
Your sexuality is not what connects you to anyone. The gay people here have little-to-no qualms about their sexuality and conduct themselves as such If you want to keep your personal life private you can. Any positive comments you get, any new project you get, are all tainted with peoples poor and narrow-minded attitudes. You don't get terrible homophobic jokes but it's a trading floor environment so there is a lot of banter. A gay guy married an extended family member and fooled us all for a decade
I have seen that women, gay people and people from ethnic monitories are 'quietly squeezed out'. I'm in love with a man I know several senior guys at BBs that are gay, no one cares, the only thing that matters is that they make money. Any positive comments you get, any new project you get, are all tainted with peoples poor and narrow-minded attitudes. Nov 7, - 2: Technical, behavioral, networking, case videos, templates.