Typical roles in investment banking
You can divide investment banks into three core sections - front, middle and back office. Take a peek at our summary on the different roles you can do in each area.
What skills you need to work in investment banking
- Numerical and analytical skills
- Communication and interpersonal skills
- Time management
- Leadership ability
- Project management skills
Who are the leading employers?
Learn more about the top graduate employers in investment banking and what they offer you.
Where you can go to learn more
Bright Network's investment banking career path guide is a great place to begin your research. We have everything from reasons why you'll love working in banking and finance, a guide to hedge fund management and investment banking graduate schemes.
Depending on your interest and area of expertise, there are various sources you can use to learn more or stay up to speed with this fast-paced industry. For example, Bloomberg is a great place to find the latest news, market data and interest rates. If you're interested in the stock market, watch this video for tips on how to stay up to date.
Now you know about the different areas of investment banking, discover where an investment banking graduate scheme could take you today.