What does an investment banker do?

Prepwise AnswersCategory: Finance CareersWhat does an investment banker do?
Career Dev Staff Staff asked 7 years ago
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Career Dev Staff Staff answered 7 years ago

They assist public and private corporations in raising funds in the capital markets (both equity and debt), as well as in providing strategic advisory services for mergers, acquisitions and other types of financial transactions.” So, the simple answer is, investment banks help companies raise money by:

Career Dev Staff Staff answered 7 years ago

An individual who works in a financial institution that is in the business primarily of raising capital for companies, governments and other entities, or who works in a large bank’s division that is involved with these activities. Investment bankers may also provide other services to their clients such as mergers and acquisition advice, or advice on specific transactions, such as a spin-off or reorganization.