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Finance Careers – Investment Banking

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1. What is Investment Banking? Investment Banking is mostly an advisory function where banks help their corporate clients with raising debt or equity, and with mergers, acquisitions, restructuring, leveraged finance etc. Investment Banking is typically part of a bank’s corporate …

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Finance Careers – Sales & Trading

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What is Sales & Trading? The Sales & Trading (S&T) division at a bank is responsible for market-making and executing equity, fixed income, derivatives, commodity and other such trades on behalf of clients. Let’s break that statement down: Sales and …

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Banking Careers – Leveraged Finance (LevFin)

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1. What is Leveraged Finance? Leveraged Finance is essentially the use of high levels of debt for financing strategic corporate actions. These actions could be things like acquisitions, share repurchases, recapitalisations, capex and so on. Leveraged financing differs from normal …

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Banking Careers – Project Finance

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Project finance is an exciting and challenging career that offers an opportunity to young professionals to develop the analytical and quantitative skills necessary to excel in banking. With a healthy work life balance and lucrative pay packages, project finance exists …

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Best Investment Banking Books

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(Note: This is a list of technical/ reference books for Investment Banking. If you are looking for fascinating real-world tales from the world of banking and finance, check out this other list.) Investment Banking, as an industry, has been the …

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Investment Banking & Finance in Canada

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Canada is an advanced, developed economy with a strong service sector as well as substantial natural resources. This mix of old and new industries makes Canada rather unique and perhaps comparable only to Australia in terms of its fundamental economic …

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Investment Banking in Singapore

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Singapore – the Lion City of South East Asia and one of the world’s major financial hubs. Over the last half century, the city has emerged as a global shipping hub and the financial capital of the South East Asian …