What is the difference between an Investment Bank and a Retail Bank?
OCTOBER 17, 2017
To help you understand investment banking, it’s best to differentiate it from the type of banking that you have experience with: commercial or retail banking – the banks that you see on the street. The banking sector is split into two fundamental divisions: Investment banking and retail banking. Investment banking is split into front office, middle office, and back office activities. Chances are the role you are imagining is a front office role.