Chris Cooper

The Most Common Job Roles in Finance

Investment Banker

Investment Banker

An Investment Banker works with corporations, government and other entities to guide them in their investments and raise capital.

Investment Consultant

An investment consultant works with both clients and asset managers to develop an investment scheme.

Asset Manager

Where an Investment Banker buys stocks and entities, an Asset Manager sells investment opportunities.

Actuary

Actuary

An Acturay manages calculates the risk of investments and estimates.

Relationship Manager

A Relationship Manager ensures that the needs of both the investment company and the client are met.

Analyst

Analyst

Analysts conduct research on the investment markets and feed this data back to investment professionals.

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Routes into Finance

There are two main routes into finance, either by getting a degree (any subject is considered for most roles in finance), or you can study for an apprenticeship with a finance company. 

Routes into Finance

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