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. On the other hand, The bank where you maintain your current (UK), checking (USA) or savings account is a commercial or retail bank. This is what commercial or retail banks do.