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A Basic info about the company:
Fidessa Group plc is a British-headquartered company offering software and services such as trading systems to customers in the financial services sector. The corporation also offers market data and related services to buy side and sell side financial services customers. The company is listed on the London Stock Exchange and also a member of the FTSE 250 Index.

The motive behind posting these Fidessa Group Interview Puzzles is to help you shape your skills and making you much more confident while appearing in the interviews.

# Fidessa Interview Puzzle - Aptitude #1 - Find the Length Interview Question

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It was my daughter's birthday and I asked my wife to bring a ribbon to tie the gift I had purchased for her. She went to a shop and accidentally interchanged the feet with inches and brought the wrong length of ribbon.

When I measured the ribbon, I came to know that it is just 5/8 of the length that was required. Can you calculate the length of the ribbon I had asked for?

# Fidessa Interview Puzzle - Aptitude #2 - Warden and Prisoners Interview Question

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23 selected prisoners are summoned by the warden. He gives them a choice of playing a game with him that might ensure their escape from the prison or might as well lead them towards painful death. The prisoners think that this is the only chance for them to be free again and agrees to him.

The warden tell them that there is a room which has just two switches which are labelled 1 or 2. The switches may be up or down and the condition is not known at present. They are not connected to anything. The warden may select any prisoner on any day and send him to the switch room. The prisoner will have to select any one switch and reverse its position i.e. if it is up, he will turn it down and if it is down, he will turn it up. He can and must only flip one switch and then he will be confined to his cell again.

The warden may choose the same prisoner more than one time and he will be choosing completely randomly. But at a certain point of time, everyone will have visited the switch room. And at any time, the prisoners may declare that everyone has visited the room at least once. If they will be true, they will be set free but if they will be wrong, they will be killed.

The warden gives them an hour to plan any kind of strategy and then they will be confined to their respective cells and will never be allowed to meet. What strategy can help them be free?

# Fidessa Interview Puzzle - Aptitude #3 - Crossing Bridge Interview Puzzle

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The scenario comprises of a wobbly bridge and four people. It is the night time and the people have only one torch. Without torch one may risk his life in crossing the bridge. Also we have a condition; the bridge is not quite strong and can hold only two persons together at one. The four people take different time to cross the bridge - 1 min, 2 min, 7 min and 10 min.

Since the torch is a necessity and the bride can't hold more than two persons at a time, two persons must travel at a time out of which one must return with the torch so they don't risk their life crossing in the dark.

What is the shortest time that will be required for all of them to cross the bridge?

# Fidessa Interview Puzzle - Aptitude #4 - Distance and Speed Interview Question

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Peter travels 20 km a day uniformly. John starts from the same point peter started after three days. He travels at a speed of 15 km a day on the first day, at 19 km a day of the second day and so on following an arithmetic progression.

In how many days will he catch up with Peter?

# Fidessa Interview Puzzle - Aptitude #5 - Unoccupied Seats Interview Question

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A train compartment has 40 seats and all the passengers sitting in that agree to the notion that they will share the total fare of the bus among them equally.

The total fair is 80.67. Calculate the seats that are unoccupied.

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