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What to know about investment banking and the professionals driving the biggest deals on Wall Street

Posted On: Dec 2, 2021   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Investment bankers are responsible for analyzing trends, assessing risks, providing strategic advice, and managing projects.
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Investment banking is a specific kind of banking that helps companies, governments, and institutions raise funds and execute financial transactions.
Unlike retail banks, which can focus on transactions for individual consumers, investment banks help with transactions such as mergers and acquisitions and the issuance of securities.
Investment bankers conduct research, manage projects, and provide strategic advice, and their salaries can be among the highest in the world.
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Unlike retail banks, which can work with individual consumers on offerings like deposits and loans, investment banks are a special kind of financial institution that help companies, governments, and institutions raise capital. "If you want to borrow money for a home purchase, when you go to the bank, they're connecting people who have...

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