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Investment Banking

Investment Banking

The investment banker profession deals with helping corporate clients manage mergers and acquisitions (M&A), or the buying, selling, and joining of companies.

Insolvency and Corporate Restructuring

Insolvency and Corporate Restructuring

While some accounting jobs focus on keeping the books organized and budget flush, and others involve auditing to see if any issues are present, an insolvency accountant only comes on board when an organization has debt that exceeds its assets.

Data Science

Data Science

In order to make sense of the data gathered, organizations turn to data scientists; individuals who identify trends and bits or correlated data, then identify possible causes and create visual representations of the data, so that others can better understand it.

Corporate Development (M&A)

Corporate Development (M&A)

Oftentimes, corporate development gets lumped in with things like corporate strategy, development, or finance, and while all these professions are dedicated to helping companies grow, corporate development managers tend to focus mostly on creating strategic partnerships with other companies and mergers and acquisitions.

Board Directorship

Board Directorship

Nonprofit board members are in charge of overseeing company management and policies.

Finance

Finance

In a properly-structured organization, the in-house finance department will plan the distribution of assets and resources in analytical and strategic roles, in order to add value to the company, while those in accounting will oversee cashflow.

Risk & Compliance (Governance)

Risk & Compliance (Governance)

Risk management professionals are vital in many industries, as they help organizations identify and analyze risks across a wide breadth of areas.

Capital Markets (Debt and Equity)

Capital Markets (Debt and Equity)

Professionals in Capital Markets (Debt and Equity) help get companies the funds they need to follow through with a merger or acquisition, and make the company that’s looking to be acquired appear valuable and appealing to others.

Hedge Fund Management

Hedge Fund Management

Their days are spent trying to attract high net worth individuals and institutions, convincing them to contribute to a hedge fund, and then buying securities strategically to profit.

Asset/Investment Management

Asset/Investment Management

Asset managers help their clients determine which investment opportunities best suit their goals, and then handle the daily management of the assets, including buying and trading investments.

Sales & Trading (Finance)

Sales & Trading (Finance)

Those involved in sales and trading within investment banks are tasked with the goal of exchanging financial instruments, such as stocks, bonds, and commodities, between buyers and sellers.

Venture Capital

Venture Capital

People who work in venture capital help startups get the financial resources they need by encouraging investors to contribute to a to a fund.

Equity Research

Equity Research

In this career, individuals are responsible for performing in-depth research on a small grouping of public companies and then generating reports about their findings.