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.

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.

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.

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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?

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.

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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.

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

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.

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.

How To Recruit On LinkedIn, Fast, Without Breaking The Bank

Blogging4jobs

Recently I discussed the slowdown in tech hiring , which is already reflected in today’s longer and more difficult hiring cycles as hiring managers are more selective with the quality of candidates.

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 ?

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.

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.

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.

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?

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.

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.

5 Ways to Motivate Employees that Won’t Break the Bank #MotivationMonday

The Undercover Recruiter

5 Ways to Motivate Employees that Won’t Break the Bank #MotivationMonday. As an employer, keeping your workforce motivated should be a top priority. A happy employee is a productive one, and what more could you want than a happy and productive workforce? Happiness at work is a key factor in the retention and attraction of existing and potential employees. If an employer makes the workplace a fun. View Article.

From Banking to Social Enterprise

Career Shifters

"I was lacking purpose and a motive for my work.". When Neha Chandgothia discovered the world of social enterprise, she felt a light bulb turn on.

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.

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.

The 5 biggest mistakes in Business Writing

Imarticus Learning

If you go into consulting, banking or law, writing is perhaps your biggest weapon or weakest link. Click to check out Investment Banking Courses in Mumbai. Blog Banking Courses in Bangalore Business Writing Financial and Banking Courses in Mumbai Investment banking Courses in Mumbai Investment banking Institute in Mumbai

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here’s the secret to a professional wardrobe that won’t drain your bank account

Ask A Manager

If you want to assemble a professional wardrobe without blowing your bank account, say hello to thredUP. . here’s the secret to a professional wardrobe that won’t drain your bank account was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. And now a word from a sponsor… .

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a bank called my employer to complain about me, I got my interview date wrong, and more

Ask A Manager

A bank called my employer to complain I was rude. There was a problem with a bank statement, so I went to the bank to find out what happened. The bank is a small local bank with hardly anyone ever in it. When I walked in, four tellers all smiled at me and said hi (no customer was in the bank but me). I find it completely unprofessional that a bank would call my employers and make up this story. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

How HR Bloggers Make Bank

Blogging4jobs

And because blogging and consulting is what I do, it is only fitting that I would blog about how as an HR Blogger I make bank. And here’s what I do to make blogging bank.

Placements Special: Dress to Impress

Imarticus Learning

In this series, we at Imarticus Learning give you tips and tricks to land your dream job in Investment Banking. Blog career in investment banking dress to impress investment banking jobs jobs in investment banking placement specialYou may contrast your tie to your shirt perfectly, but the shine of your shoes or lack thereof might be the only thing your recruiters notice. Dressing up for an interview is not rocket science. So why then do so many of us get it wrong?

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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.

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.

Placement Special: Finance Interview Tips

Imarticus Learning

What interests you about Investment Banking? Blog banking careers Career development programs in Bangalore Career development programs in Mumbai finance analyst jobs finance courses finance interview tips Investment Banking investment banking jobsInterviewing has changed a lot in the last few years. Ten years ago, interviews comprised going through your resume.

Wells Fargo Is Clawing Back Executive Bonuses

Blogging4jobs

Earlier this month we learned that Wells Fargo fired thousands of front line bank employees for creating over 2 million “ghost accounts” for existing customers. Today the bank announced that they would be clawing back millions of bonuses from its executive team.

A Day in the Life of a Senior Finance Manager (within a Global Investment Bank)

Careers Done Write

An attractive alternative to the hard-charging, pressure-filled investment banking path (M&A, Corporate Finance Advisory, Sales & Trading) is a career in finance management within that same investment bank.

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.

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.

10 Questions For Fitness Guru, Coach Kimmy (Spoiler alert! She eats Brie daily.)

Ms. Career Girl

I had been working full time at East Bank Club for 8 years as a Director and I felt like I wasn’t living up to my full potential. The post 10 Questions For Fitness Guru, Coach Kimmy (Spoiler alert! She eats Brie daily.) appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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How to Use LinkedIn for Social Selling

The Undercover Recruiter

Podcast Social Media bank banking finance Interview LinkedIn podcast sales navigator santander social sellingSocial media is a marketplace of potential buyers, so how are you selling to them?

Impact of Crowdfunding on Investment Banking

Imarticus Learning

Previously it was the entrepreneurs who would essentially source seed money, to begin a business, either by taking loans from the banks, angel investors, family or friends or venture capitalists, by offering them a return on investment.

These 30 Social Networking Blunders Can Derail Your Job Search

Catherines Career Corner

Written by Catherine Adenle “In this difficult job market, online networking is an important piece of the puzzle for workers wishing to build professional relationships, and ultimately, connect with their next great job,” said Liz Harvey, senior director of online products [.] Related posts: Can Linkedin, Facebook or Twitter Get You a Job? 21 Ways to Sabotage Your Job Search. Social Networking Sites for Job Search. Why Should You Be Hired? How to Find The Job You Are Looking For.

Imarticus Learning Placements Special: Body language

Imarticus Learning

Blog body language Body Language in an Interview how to crack interview Imarticus Learning job in Investment Banking PlacementsIn this series, we at Imarticus Learning give you tips and tricks to land your dream job in the Industry. Walking into an interview can be an unnerving task. There is a group of very important people looking at you from behind a very important looking desk and they seem to have a very important looking document – your CV – in front of them.

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I Lost My Home, Like Hundreds of Thousands of Others

Blogging4jobs

I kept consulting, I kept writing, and I kept talking to Countrywide, which soon became Bank of America. Problem: every time I talked to someone it was someone different and they had no record of my previous conversations with bank employees.

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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.