FactSet Research was founded in the year 1978 by Charles Synder and Howard Willie. FactSet went public on June 28, 1996 and began trading on the New York Stock Exchange. FactSet Research Systems has grown into a global company, with offices in six out of the seven continents, and has 126,000 users.
The FactSet Research internships combine classroom lectures with hands-on assignments, while others involve complete immersion with their teams. Interns will gain a mentor within their department, interact with representatives from throughout the organization, and learn about clients’ different investment workflows. FactSet prioritizes helping interns grow professional skills as well as industry knowledge.