#GenerationTrader: Camaraderie and cohesion in the trading team

Published on 4 April 2023

While trading desks’ resilience has been proven in a distributed working model, some teams have found that retaining younger members can be challenging. For newer team members, the challenge of learning and growing with their roles has been particularly challenging in the work from home environment.

Not only does remote working limit learning experiences, it can reduce the camaraderie and team building that direct engagement fosters.

One team that has been very successful in its support for traders is the desk at Baillie Gifford; Stephanie Fraser and Alexandra Phillips tell us how diversity, engagement and leadership led them to success.