Flow Traders Psychological/intelligence test


i an scheduled for a psychological/intelligence test with Flow traders. I was told it is nothing that i could study for. Do you have any comments? I dont know what to expect.

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Comments (36)

Jul 25, 2011 - 9:03am
What makes you say that, IP? I've taken a couple of these tests and have never seen "trader" as one of the INTJ careers.

Trader is so specialized that it's probably not going to come up under any category.

Bottom line is that the best personality type for a trader is a rationalist (NT) who can be decisive (J). The most profitable traders I know are INTJs. The "I" simply means that you pause to think things over a little more before you act. ENTJs do well, too. Same with, though to a lesser extent, ISTJs/ESTJs.

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Dec 27, 2011 - 1:35am
I got ENTJ. I have no idea what it's supposed to mean besides the articles/wiki on them.

i took this thing like 3 yrs ago: INTJ

Dec 12, 2011 - 4:07pm

I'm ISTP apparently.
So the description says "This personality type has the fastest eye-hand coordination of all the types so it is common to see them using this skill. They may use their analytical skills to become a banker, purchasing agent, or securities analyst."

Dec 27, 2011 - 1:36am

Flow Traders LLC (Originally Posted: 02/06/2011)

Hey guys,

Getting flown out to Flow Traders soon. Am doing a 4-hour test in the morning, followed by multiple interviews. I'm not necessarily worried about the interviews, but am wondering if anyone has any idea what to expect on such a long test? Any insight on the process at all?

Thanks again everyone

Dec 27, 2011 - 1:37am

I am getting calls from a recruiter about this company, is it a legit company or should I not even waste my time? Anybody have any experience about this or have any feedback about this company because there's not much out there to figure this out...thanks guys

Dec 27, 2011 - 1:40am

Flow Traders Test (Originally Posted: 12/03/2011)

has anyone on here taken the psychological/intelligence test with Flow Traders?

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Dec 27, 2011 - 1:43am

I did the test at Flow traders in Amsterdam like 2 months ago. It were 3 x 25 numerical questions
25 easy questions like 200-92
25 hard decimals questions
25 large number questions.

You had 10 minutes.

I also made a intelligence test, but is not so easy to explain what content was.

i practiced a lot on calculationrankings.co, there you can train with time pressure and have some tests where the decimal questions resemble the questions of the numerical test of Flow.

Gl Chip

Dec 27, 2011 - 1:45am

Flow Traders VIT Test (Originally Posted: 01/15/2016)

Anyone have experience with Flow Traders' IQ test? It is a "VIT Intelligence Test" administered by HFMTalentIndex, taken over a webcam to ensure there's no cheating. It was part 3 of the interview process, the second and final test I believe. I just finished it today and was really surprised by how difficult it was compared to the "sample test" on the hfmtalentindex website, which I easily got a perfect score on. I did not finish the test; I had to skip quite a few questions, maybe 15-20 out of 68. I was encouraged to skip answers if I was not sure, so I'm confident I got at least an 80% on the questions I did answer. Has anyone else taken this specific test? Can you tell me how you did on the test, and whether you moved on or not? Thanks.

Oct 24, 2017 - 5:43pm

hey, how did your VIT test go? did you get to work for Flow?
Can you please elaborate on what kind of questions were asked in VIT and was there any time limit. Please reply asap my test is in a week
Thanks in advance

Aug 19, 2018 - 2:58am

Hey pal,

If you have gone through the test, would you mind sharing some info about it? What do they allow you to use (pen and paper?)? What types of questions did you get? etc.

Any insight is appreciated. Thanks!

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Aug 19, 2018 - 8:10am

It's pretty simple. The IQ test has questions from 4 topics :-
1. Sequence and Series:- You've to have a knack for numbers , it's a bit difficult if you're not very good in this area.
2. Calculations :- Basic calculations , don't let the big numbers bog you down , they generally cancel down into simple answers.
3. Syllogisms :- Eg. Left handed are Smart. Smart people like trading. then you'll have 4 options . I hope you get what i am trying to convey.
4. Analogies :- School is to Fish _____ is to owls . Pretty straightforward stuff.

There were total of 68 ques in 30 min for IQ test.
All in all it's not that tough. 4 of us sat for it , all of us cleared it.
Tip:- Don't get stuck on one question. It's fine to leave it for now. For the Personality test just be yourself and try to be as consistent as possible with your answers. There are 192 questions in 30 mins.
All The Best !! :)

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