What is the difference between an Investment Bank and a Retail Bank?

Imarticus Learning

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. Let’s understand what Investment banking is. In a way, Investment Banks serve as a bridge between large corporations and investors. SBI Bank.

From Banking to Helping Entrepreneurs

Career Shifters

“The corporate environment was stifling.”. Ever feel that you're simply not cut out for the work you're in? Natalie Robinson had always wanted to run her own business, but didn't know where to start. Then, a week-long company retreat woke her up and propelled her into action. Here's her story

Banking Industry in 2018

Imarticus Learning

There are many opportunities and challenges that could change the banking world, especially for their employees. In some sense 2018 has the potential to be a year of great expectations for the banking industry. There are many socio-economic factors which will influence this change in the banking industry. Some predictions and possibilities for the banking industry in 2018. This year will open doors for Bitcoin jobs to enter the investment banking space.

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What Is An Investment Bank?

Imarticus Learning

Believe it or not, even investment bankers find it difficult to describe what exactly investment banks do! In simple words, an investment bank is an intermediary between organizations such as ABC Steel that need money and individuals and institutions that need to invest. Broadly speaking, an investment bank is an institution that: – Helps organizations or governments to raise money by issuing and selling securities such as stocks and bonds. Role of an Investment Bank.

Banking Industry in 2018

Imarticus Learning

There are many opportunities and challenges that could change the banking world, especially for their employees. In some sense 2018 has the potential to be a year of great expectations for the banking industry. There are many socio-economic factors which will influence this change in the banking industry. Some predictions and possibilities for the banking industry in 2018. This year will open doors for Bitcoin jobs to enter the investment banking space.

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How do I get into Investment Banking?

Imarticus Learning

There’s no doubt getting into investment banking is hard primarily because it is the most prestigious job in the Financial Services Industry. Traditionally, companies hire from elite universities and colleges for their entry-level position, but things are changing as banks understand the need for diversity and different backgrounds. Here are some of the usual, and unusual paths, to an Investment Banking career and some tips on how to secure that lucrative job.

Role of Technology in Investment Banking

Imarticus Learning

The IB industry thrives on the flow, analysis, and interpretation of information and technology is often the edge that gives a bank competitive advantage. The highest performing investment banks are now using their front-office technologies in bold, innovative ways as a source of competitive advantage for the whole business. The post Role of Technology in Investment Banking appeared first on Imarticus. Today, technology is key in turning trading strategy into trading profit.

Why You Need to Bank on Your Employer Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

Talent attraction for banks can be very difficult, it’s a high pace industry with a very ‘men in suits’ image that in many ways is only appealing to men who seek to live that lifestyle. Why You Need to Bank on Your Employer Brand.

From Investment Bank to Own Business

Career Shifters

“I wanted to step out of the shadow of regular employment and see what I could achieve on my own.”. Dmitri Grabov had a challenging role that he enjoyed, but he also wanted to see what he could build for himself. So, he took an idea that initially seemed crazy and made it into a reality.

From Investment Banking to Philanthropy

Career Shifters

"I was feeling the full impact of doing work that wasn't consistent with my values. I couldn't go on like that.". Campbell turned his back on a corporate career to help raise funds for an educational charity working in Africa.

Critical Skills Required in Investment Banking

Imarticus Learning

We spend a lot of time at the Imarticus Learning on developing key Investment Banking skills and if you’ve read some of our prior posts on Investment Banking you’ll see that the skills are not just confined to number crunching or being a whiz kid to excel. So today, we’re going to spend some time on looking at ONE of the critical skills you need in investment banking as well as the best way to showcase those investment banking skills in an interview or in your resume.

Resume Writing for Banking & Finance Students

RedStarResume

Are you a current or a recently graduated Banking or Finance student? Within the past 10 years, demand for investment banking jobs has increased while the supply for internships and graduate jobs has decreased. 3 Tips to making your resume stand out as a Banking / Finance Student.

From Banking to Healthy Holidays

Career Shifters

“I am probably, ironically, working longer and harder. But I'm also more driven, and it's more exciting.”. Kathryn Brierley was faced with a tough choice: stay in a career she loved but was exhausted by, or go after something totally different?

3 Spring Cleaning Tips Your Bank Account Will Love

Ms. Career Girl

The post 3 Spring Cleaning Tips Your Bank Account Will Love appeared first on Ms. We’ve found some truly therapeutic spring cleaning tasks that will not only save you money but potentially pad your bank account as well.

Different Types of Investment Banking Jobs

Imarticus Learning

To begin we should perhaps be clear about what Investment Banking is. For instance, not everyone who works for Goldman Sachs or Edelweiss is an Investment Banker engaging in Investment Banking. Investment banking roles can also be found across different types of companies. They are also found in smaller regional firms like Avendus Capital and Jeffries or more sector focused banks like Piper Jaffray. Many of these companies have in-house Investment Banking units.

Are There Enough Opportunities in the Banking Sector

Imarticus Learning

India’s Banking sector is expanding. Based on certain reports, it is expected that the Indian banking sector could rank as the fifth largest banking and financial sector by 2020, and perhaps even the third largest sector by 2025. Which is indicative that the banking sector is growing faster than ever. Currently, the Indian banking industry is worth Rs 81 trillion, and it will effectively see a growth due to many factors in the future.

How HSBC is Banking on Employee Advocacy

The Undercover Recruiter

How can one of the world’s largest banks execute an effective employee advocacy program? HSBC is one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organisations. How HSBC is Banking on Employee Advocacy.

Impact of Information Technology on the Investment Banking Industry

Imarticus Learning

The major investment banks perform numerous transactions every day across national and international markets. The investment banking transaction could be varied in nature from huge mergers and acquisitions to derivatives, commodities, basically, deals of many natures. Or was this possible for investment banks to conduct their business in this form, say a decade or two ago?

What are the Different Types of Career Option in Investment Banking?

Imarticus Learning

To begin we should perhaps be clear about what Investment Banking is. For instance, not everyone who works for Goldman Sachs or Edelweiss is an Investment Banker engaging in Investment Banking. Investment banking roles can also be found across different types of companies. They are also found in smaller regional firms like Avendus Capital and Jeffries or more sector focused banks like Piper Jaffray. Many of these companies have in-house Investment Banking units.

Royal Bank of Canada’s Employer Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

To get a Canadian perspective on the world of employer branding, we sat down with Estela Vazquez Perez to understand the approach she has taken to help maintain Royal Bank of Canada’s high performance culture. Royal Bank of Canada’s Employer Brand. Employer Employer Brand Estela Vazquez Perez Link Humans Podcast Royal Bank of Canada Talent Challenges

Why Power Dressing Is Important For Investment Banking Career

Imarticus Learning

Students at our investment banking courses in Mumbai often ask us, “So what exactly is power dressing ?” Faculty that deliver our investment banking courses in Mumbai spend substantial time with our students guiding them on these points that will help them both with their placements and future career growth. The post Why Power Dressing Is Important For Investment Banking Career appeared first on Imarticus. How important is it to look the part ?

Could Your Business be Successful Without a Bank Account?

Evil HR Lady

Pack Leader: The best thing about you is that you’re not American so you can be a signatory on the bank account. The bank doesn’t allow any Americans to be on the pack bank account. Think about this: The Boy Scouts of America can’t have any American passport holders listed on the bank account. To keep reading, click here: Could Your Business be Successful Without a Bank Account?

What are 3 Reasons To Join An Investment Banking?

Imarticus Learning

And in the City banking attracts an international crowd, so you’ll get to know people from all around the world. The investment banking courses at Imarticus have been customised to impart practical, instead of theoretical knowledge to ensure no gaps in the academia and the industry.

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Building a New HR Team Without Breaking the Bank

Evil HR Lady

To keep reading, click here: Building a New HR Team Without Breaking the Bank As soon as you hire your first employee, you need HR knowledge. As the number of employees at your company grows, you’ll need a whole HR team.

Building a New HR Team Without Breaking the Bank

Evil HR Lady

To keep reading, click here: Building a New HR Team Without Breaking the Bank As soon as you hire your first employee, you need HR knowledge. As the number of employees at your company grows, you’ll need a whole HR team.

Critical Skills required in Investment Banking – II

Imarticus Learning

We are continuing our series on critical skills required in Investment Banking and focusing on how to bring attention to them in your resume and in an interview because we are all about getting you that job at Imarticus Learning. The holy grail of Investment Banking and Equity Research. In Investment Banking we aren’t writing a thesis and don’t have four years to procure our information.

What is The Best Way To Start A Career in Investment Banking?

Imarticus Learning

While it is no secret that Investment Banking has forever been, one of the most alluring fields, especially with the sophistication and grace that stock exchange and the Wall Street have both gathered, in the recent few years. To begin with, we should perhaps be clear about what Investment Banking is. For instance, not everyone who works for Goldman Sachs or Edelweiss is an Investment Banker engaging in Investment Banking. Also Read : How Do I Get Into Investment Banking?

#ImarticusLive Webinar on “Careers in Investment Banking”

Imarticus Learning

In this webinar, Shanin Thomas (Finance Trainer) & Jasjeet Kaur (Head – West Region, Imarticus) speak about the Careers in Investment Banking and how the road ahead looks like in Investment Banking. The post #ImarticusLive Webinar on “Careers in Investment Banking” appeared first on Imarticus.

Boutiques v big banks – which is the best bet for your career?

RedStarResume

The first man worked at a well respected global investment bank which he said was expecting a “big year” in 2011. The second guy worked for a boutique bank. Listening to both men got me thinking about the pros and cons of large banks and niche ones. In a big bank you probably only interact with members of your team and know little about other people and their duties. That’s the very nature of the banking industry – it’s a sink-or-swim culture.

Résumé Help – Treasury Banking Sales Manager

Careers Done Write

Today on our Résumé Help blog we are going to illustrate how we helped a senior level sales professional in the financial services industry. If you look below, you will see not one image, but two.

What is the Scope of Investment Banking in the Future?

Imarticus Learning

The newest being the infamous Nirav Modi scam which has actually pushed a particular bank into a huge loss of thousands of crores of rupees. Adding to this, the fact that there are more than 30% of private as well as public sector banks in the economy today which have a horde of NPAs (non-performing assets) with themselves, all of which also run into quite a loss of another few thousands of crores. The post What is the Scope of Investment Banking in the Future?

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The 5 Largest Banks in the United States

Corn on the Job

When choosing a bank, it isn’t always in your best interest to choose from the largest banks in the United States for a number of reasons. The one thing you ‘may’ find lacking when a bank gets that big is a definite lack of the very same customer service that carried them to the top.

Bank of America and Countrywide | Cube Rules

Cube Rules

Bank of America and Countrywide Written by Scot Herrick on June 27, 2008 in Cube Rules Commentary 9 Comments - Leave a comment! Yesterday, Bank of America announced that, with the acquisition of Countrywide, there would be about 7,500 layoffs ([link] NULL.msnbc NULL.msn NULL.com/id/25396543/). In a comment on a previous Bank of America post , I was asked if the acquisition meant layoffs for Countrywide IT operations in India.

Meaningful Work Gets Done At Canadian Bank Note Company

Career Realism

PICTURED ABOVE: One small example of Canadian Bank Note Company’s products that millions of people around the world use every single day. Want to learn more about working for Canadian Bank Note Company?

#ImarticusLive Webinar on “Careers in Investment Banking” by Shanin Thomas & Jasjeet Kaur

Imarticus Learning

In this webinar, Shanin Thomas (Finance Trainer) and Jasjeet Kaur (Head – West Region) speak about the Investment Banking landscape and the opportunities available in the field of Investment Banking. ImarticusLive Webinar on "Careers in Investment Banking".

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#ImarticusLive Webinar on “Fintech Trends in Retail Banking”

Imarticus Learning

PortfolioQuest) speaks about the Fintech Trends in Retail, Banking for the Corporates and how they can benefit fro the same for their businesses. The post #ImarticusLive Webinar on “Fintech Trends in Retail Banking” appeared first on Imarticus. In this webinar, Suniti Nanda ( Co-Founder & CEO. Webinars

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Resume Help - Banking and Financial Services

Careers Done Write

It could read “Investment Banking Executive,&# or “Investment Banking Professional,&# or simply “Financial Executive&# depending upon where Jacara wants to focus his career.

Industry Evaluation: Banking and Finance Sector

Career Alley

and median pay for most positions over $50,000, those in banking and finance are weathering the economic storm well. They assess bank management, determine loan risk level, and analyze balance sheets. To find your ideal employment, search for banking jobs , weighing considerations like location, pay, experience, and company to find the perfect job. Banking and finance jobs widget: Banking and Finance Jobs.

What is the Career Scope in Corporate Finance and Investment Banking?

Imarticus Learning

Investment Banking jobs are generally offered in Investment Banks. Getting a degree in the field of finance, economics, banking and even investment analysis proves to be quite helpful in furthering your career options. Investment Banking positions in usually head honcho banks situated in cities like London or New York are quite competitive as much as they are financially rewarding. The post What is the Career Scope in Corporate Finance and Investment Banking?

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#ImarticusLive Webinar on “Careers in Investment Banking” by Shanin Thomas & Jasjeet Kaur

Imarticus Learning

In this webinar, Shanin Thomas (Finance Trainer) and Jasjeet Kaur (Head – West Region) speak about the Investment Banking landscape and the opportunities available in the field of Investment Banking. The post #ImarticusLive Webinar on “Careers in Investment Banking” by Shanin Thomas & Jasjeet Kaur appeared first on Imarticus.

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