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Students do not understand the trading p...

If you’re a student applying for a job in an investment bank, you probably have an idea of ​​the type of role you want to fill – most applicants think they want to work in M&A or trading . However, a veteran financial markets professional who mentors students says many of those he talks to […]

Investment banks sour on outlook for US ...

Warnings are mounting that the longest-running bull market in years is about to falter. Strategists from Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Morgan Stanley and Citigroup Inc. have issued new missives about the possibility of negative shocks interrupting a winning streak. The spread of the delta virus strain, a resumption of sluggish global growth, or central bank […]

Wednesday Weakness – Investment Banks Mo

Just 3 weeks after we moved our membership wallets to mostly MONEY!!! positions, investment banks Morgan Stanley, Citigroup Inc. and Credit Suisse Group AG are warning investors about the outlook for US equities. On Tuesday, Morgan Stanley cut U.S. equities to an underweight and global equities to an equal weight, citing “outsized risk” to growth […]

Government selects 10 investment banks t...

India has selected 10 investment banks, including Goldman Sachs, Citigroup and SBI Capital Market, to handle the initial public offering of Life Insurance Corp of India, two government sources said, in what is expected to be the largest introduction on the country’s stock exchange. The government plans to raise 80,000 to 90,000 crore from its […]

City investment banks demand return of S...

The City’s biggest investment banks are bracing for a widespread return to the office starting in September, even as the Delta Covid-19 variant has forced many to push their plans back to Wall Street. Banks such as Barclays, Bank of America, Citigroup, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley expect a wave of employees […]

Australia’s investment banks seek talent

Big banks have hired more than 100 people in total this year Australia’s investment banking fees hit 3-year high at $1.2 billion Expect a strong deal pipeline amid low rates and the COVID-19 recovery HONG KONG, Aug 13 (Reuters) – Australia’s big investment banks have stepped up hiring to rebuild their depleted teams, after bold […]

These are the ten best boutique investme...

StockSnap/Pixabay Boutique investment banks are very different from traditional investment banks. The former are smaller in size and do not offer all investment banking services. Boutique investment banks typically specialize in one or more aspects of investment banking. Also, these banks are usually regional or local, but some boutique investment banks operate globally. Let’s take […]

Nubank, Backed by Buffett, Hires Investm...

By Carolina Mandl and David French (Reuters) – Nubank, the Brazilian digital bank backed by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, has hired Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and Citigroup to help run its U.S. IPO, a source familiar with the matter said on Monday. . Reuters reported in June that Nubank had invited investment banks to propose […]

Buffett-backed Nubank hires investment b...

The logo of Brazilian FinTech startup Nubank is pictured at the bank’s headquarters in Sao Paulo, Brazil June 19, 2018. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker/Files Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 9 (Reuters) – Nubank, the Brazilian digital bank backed by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, has hired Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and Citigroup to […]

Wall Street investment banks cut China g...

LONDON, Aug 9 (Reuters) – Wall Street banks Goldman Sachs (GS.N), JPMorgan (JPM.N) and Morgan Stanley (MS.N) all lowered their China growth forecasts on Monday, after an unexpected slowdown in export growth and concerns that the resurgence of the coronavirus could cripple economic activity. Chinese trade data released over the weekend was weaker than expected, […]

Oyo shortlists investment banks for $1.2...

SoftBank-backed hotel startup Oyo Hotels & Rooms has shortlisted JP Morgan, Kotak Mahindra Capital and Citi for an initial stock sale of more than $1.2 billion, a news website reported on Monday. finance, citing several industry sources. All three investment banks were taken over recently, Moneycontrol reported, citing one of the sources. Work on the […]

SoftBank-backed Oyo shortlists investmen...

BENGALURU, Aug 9 (Reuters) – Indian hospitality startup Oyo Hotels & Rooms, backed by SoftBank, has shortlisted JP Morgan, Kotak Mahindra Capital and Citi for an initial share sale of more than $1.2 billion, a financial news site reported on Monday, citing multiple industry sources. . All three investment banks were taken over recently, Moneycontrol […]

Investment banking bonuses will increase...

2021 should be a banner year for bonuses in investment banking and asset management. Unless you work in fixed income sales and trading. – If you work in fixed income sales and trading, your bonus will likely be stable at best and drop at worst. That’s the new forecast from Wall Street compensation experts, Johnson […]

4 investment banks benefiting from recor...

M&A activity was intense in 2021. According to data from Refinitiv, as reported by Forbes, M&A transactions in the first six months of the year totaled $ 2.82 trillion, an increase of 132% over the same period in 2020. As a result, investment banks are set to post record profits in 2021, with companies like […]

The market ignores the evolution of Euro...

The writer is European head of banking research at Morgan Stanley The events of 2020 were a litmus test for European investment banks after a decade of regulatory reform and business model restructuring. Support from the central bank was crucial in keeping markets functioning at the onset of the pandemic, and government intervention helped support […]

Two European investment banks seek more ...

Editor’s Note: With such volatility in the markets, stay up to date with daily news! Get our quick roundup of today’s must-see news and expert opinion in minutes. Register here ! (Kitco News) – Two leading European investment banks are looking for a rise in gold. Credit Suisse and Commerzbank are highlighting areas of resistance […]

Investment banks see possibility of furt...

LONDON, Aug 3 (Reuters) – JPMorgan pushed back and downgraded its interest rate cut forecast for Turkey on Tuesday, as fellow investment bank Goldman Sachs flagged the risk of lower rate cuts and later after inflation hit its highest level in two years last month. Turkey’s annual inflation hit 18.95% in July, official data showed […]

European lenders want to develop their i...

Barclays BCS 1.09% and Deutsche Bank DB 1.37% are in good shape right now, but investors should be cautious about their growing ambitions for the volatile investment banking business. The major European lenders on Wednesday published strong half-year results, benefiting like their American counterparts from a solid investment banking market. Both companies have built generous […]

US and European investment banks may hav...

(Photo by Stephen Chernin / Getty Images) Getty Images The recent government crackdown on China’s out-of-school education sector is not only wiping out the ten-figure fortunes of some ultra-rich founders, it is also costing some of the world’s largest investment banks and firms billions of dollars. world fund management. From Friday until Monday, shares in […]

Sebi wants hedge funds to raise funds to...

The Securities & Exchange Board of India (Sebi) wants all private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) funds to raise money to hire investment banks – a proposal that fund houses try to push back. The regulator wants a third-party intermediary, governed by capital market rules, to verify the information contained in a fund’s “private […]

China’s ‘best friends’ are US investment

Wolfpack Research founder and CIO Dan David suggests US-based banks also serve global interests, including those of China. Wolfpack Research founder and IT director Dan David explained what Wall Street needs to know about China’s recent crackdown on capital markets. According to David, China’s “best friends” are the US-based bankers and CEOs of the Fortune […]

MENA investment banks suffer from talent...

➤ Competition is intensifying among and between national and international investment banks in the Middle East and North Africa. ➤ Having a complete key service offering to win mandates. ➤ Junior staff hard to find and lacking life-saving experience due to COVID-19. Nabil Lahham is the Head of Advisory and Investment Banking Coverage for HSBC […]

Forget investment banks, students should...

Do you want to work for the Big Four or do you want to work for an investment bank? Goldman Sachs only hires 3% of all applicants. Just like Morgan Stanley. All of the big four accounting firms only pass up a similar proportion, suggesting that it is equally difficult to enter both types of […]

Investment Banks Bullish On Atai Life Sc...

A number of financial firms and investment banks started the cover of Atai Life Sciences (NASDAQ: ATAI) last week. The ratings ranged from a sober sector performance rating to RBC Capital Markets with a 12-month price target of $19 at a bullish overweight rating of Cantor Fitzgerald, which gave Atai a 12-month price target of […]

These investment banks are underwriting ...

There were 386 SPAC IPOs in the first half of 2021. That puts this year already well ahead of SPAC’s 256 IPOs in 2020. Citi, Goldman and Credit Suisse dominate SPAC IPOs. There have already been more speculative IPOs this year than in all of 2020. But the after-sales service rush cooled in the second […]

Citigroup leads $ 6 billion in Spac fees...

Investment banks collected nearly $ 6 billion in advisory fees from blank check companies in 2021, nearly double the record set last year in a frenzied start that rocked the rankings of corporate giants. Wall Street. The $ 5.7 billion raised by the world’s largest investment banks advising on so-called special-purpose acquisition companies represents 28% […]

This unknown firm beats investment banks...

When it comes to investment banks, the first companies that many investors think of are Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, and Morgan stanley. What if I told you that there is an investment bank whose stock has outperformed those others since it went public a little over five years ago? This company is Houlihan Lokey (NYSE: […]

LIC: Government may seek proposals from ...

India plans to seek proposals from investment banks this month for Life Insurance Corp’s initial public offering. of India, according to people familiar with the matter. The government will send out invitations in the coming weeks for the sale of shares in the country’s largest insurer, said the people, who asked not to be identified […]

Investment banks under pressure to cut c...

An increase in investment bank income last year does not make up for a “lost decade” of growth, and companies have yet to cut costs to head off long-term threats to the industry, according to a new report. The stellar year for investment banks, when trading revenues rebounded thanks to Covid-19-induced volatility and advisory fees […]

European Commission fines three investme...

Seven banks have been named as having breached EU antitrust rules by participating together in a trading cartel covering the primary and secondary market for European government bonds, the European Commission revealed in a statement on May 20. These were Bank of America, Natixis, Nomura, RBS (now NatWest), UBS, UniCredit and WestLB (now Portigon). But […]

Volatility traders hired by Wall Street ...

Wall Street equity derivatives traders have become a rare commodity Hedge funds and investment banks have struggled to hire or retain star volatility traders. Insider tracks hires and departures. See more stories on Insider’s business page. Equity derivatives traders have become one of the hottest commodities on Wall Street. After record trade in 2020 – […]

Standard Chartered tops city’s top-payin

Standard Chartered tops the ranking of UK’s highest paid investment banks, according to an analysis of employee salaries. The London-based lender paid its staff a median total compensation of £ 90,000 per year last year, according to data compiled by the recruitment platform Glassdoor. The bank’s median base salary was £ 80,000. In the overall […]

Investment banks are losing young talent...

Investment Banks Lose Young Talent to Corporate Sector, Work-Life Balance | VCCircle Homepage Finance Investment banks are losing young talent to the corporate sector and work-life balance Investment banks are losing young talent to the corporate sector and work-life balance photo credit: Reuters Investment banks are struggling to stop attrition while keeping young talent motivated […]

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Traders are leaving investment banks for...

Two moves may not exactly constitute a trend, but they are worth noting when they follow each other in quick succession. As we noted a few weeks ago, Sebastian Rosset, the former head of European government bond (EGB) trading at Barclays, is leaving to become senior funding manager at the European Investment Bank. Now another […]

When investment bank developers work at ...

With all the attention paid to the working hours of juniors in the investment banking (M&A and corporate finance) divisions of major banks, one would assume that people working in other areas have it easier. In many cases they do. However, there are also situations where investment banking people work into the wee hours of […]

World’s Best Investment Banks 2021: Deal

Global finance selects the world’s best investment banking deals in 2021. The past year has been a good year for IPOs in general, and in particular for SPAC IPOs, which raised $ 82.4 billion in the United States, a six-fold increase from the year before, according to Dealogic. Traditional IPOs and PSPCs were featured in […]

World’s Best Investment Banks 2021: Debt

The world’s top debt banks increased new issue volumes in 2020 and moved to meet investor demand for green and sustainable bonds. A pandemic, along with lockdowns, travel restrictions and the ensuing economic downturn, made 2020 a challenging year for all industries; and Debt Capital Markets (DCM) were not exempt. […]

Burnout: can investment banks cure their...

Shortly after the death of an overworked Bank of America intern in London in 2013, a M&A analyst at a major investment bank remembers meeting up when leaving his Canary Wharf tower at 11 p.m. “I feel the capacity,” a more experienced banker told him – that is, free time that could be spent on […]

Investment Banks Underwrite the Most SPA...

Get the Insider app A personalized feed, digest mode, and ad-free experience. Download the app close icon Two crossed lines that form an ‘X’. It indicates a way to close an interaction or dismiss a notification. This year, there have been 258 SPAC IPOs in the first three months alone. That puts 2021 ahead of […]

Wipro Capco deal: Wipro in talks with 6 ...

Wipro is in talks with 6 foreign investment banks to raise over $1 billion to partially fund the Capco deal. | Photo credit: BCCL New Delhi: Information and technology (IT) giant Wipro plans to raise more than $1 billion through short-term loans or long-term offshore bonds to partially finance its acquisition of the company London-based […]

Listing boom and trading frenzy fuel 202...

People walk through the Canary Wharf financial district in London, Britain December 7, 2018. REUTERS/Simon Dawson/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, March 5 (Reuters) – An increase in fundraising for blank check investment vehicles and rampant pandemic-related transactions in 2020 has boosted investment banking revenue by a record 28% […]

The new selection interviews used by inv...

If you’re interviewing for a junior job at an investment bank, chances are you’ll get an invitation to a Hirevue digital interview. They have been used by banks for at least five years and are an essential tool for sifting through the hundreds of thousands of inquiries that banks receive each year. However, today’s Hirevue […]

Here’s what US investment banks are sayi

What are the chances that 2021 will turn out to be a banner year for finding a new job in an investment bank? So far, the signs are reasonably positive. In a summary of statements made by chief financial officers of Citi, JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley at conferences this week, KBW analysts suggest the tone […]

Global Finance names the best investment...

February 18, 2021 NEW YORK, February 18, 2021– Global finance magazine has named the 22nd annual the world’s best investment banks in an exclusive survey to be published in the April 2021 print and digital editions and online at GFMag.com. JP Morgan has been voted the best investment bank in the […]

Equity in stocks: investment banks MWVBE...

Jhe IPO market shows that diversity is more relevant than ever for new issuers and their investors. Following the racial justice protests in the United States in 2020, companies have increasingly sought to support diversity and inclusion by hiring IPO underwriters categorized as minority-, women-, or minority-owned businesses. veterans (MWVBE). This trend continued in 2021. […]

European investment banks are preparing ...

With Deutsche Bank AG, BNP Paribas SA and UBS Group AG reported strong fourth quarter trading income earlier in February, others European investment banks such as Credit Suisse Group AG, Barclays PLC and HSBC Holdings PLC are also expected to end the 2020 business year on a positive note. Market volatility and central bank measures […]

Global investment bank revenues to remai...

The world’s largest investment banks are on track to deliver record trading revenues in 2020 as COVID-19 has triggered volatility in financial markets that has not happened in over a decade, but analysts expect growth to slow in 2021. Prior to the pandemic, the outlook for investment banking income for 2020 was mixed, with some […]

MGM taps two investment banks to explore...

MGM has brought in two investment banks and launched a formal sale process, seeking to generate heat from Hollywood studios, international conglomerates, private equity firms and the growing multitude of SPACS, according to a report. from the Wall Street Journal citing people familiar with the matter. Here’s what Deadline hears. The private company has been […]

Ten trends for investment banks, wealth ...

Getty There is no doubt that Covid-19 has turned 2020 into an annus horribilis for the global financial services industry, but the pandemic cannot be the scapegoat for corporate capital markets woes. Indeed, key challenges facing asset managers, wealth managers and investment banks – such as digital disruption, shifting revenues, rising and inflated cost levels […]

Allstate only selects various investment...

Several major US banks and corporations have committed tens of billions of dollars this year to fight racism following the police killing of George Floyd and Black Lives Matter protests. Allstate Corp., one of the nation’s largest home and auto insurers, is pursuing a different strategy to address racial inequality nationwide and advance the empowerment […]

Investment Banks Remain Gulf Loyal Despi...

Fees are falling, oil prices are low, and the region’s economies are under threat. But the world’s biggest investment banks say they have no intention of pulling out of the Gulf. Regional M&A, loan, debt and equity issuance fees fell 7% in the 10 months to the end of October, according to Refinitiv data. Globally, […]

Three-quarters of investment banks plan ...

Three quarters of investment banks plan to permanently overhaul their business to allow employees to work from home – the largest of any group in the financial sector – as the pandemic forces companies to radically change the way they work. The proportion of investment banks preparing to allow staff to work remotely for at […]

How Investment Banks Make Money (JPM, GS...

An investment bank, which includes Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, and Goldman Sachs, finances or facilitates large-scale transactions and investments for institutional clients. But that’s an overly simplistic view of how investment banks make money. There are, in fact, many facets to what they do. Key points to remember Investment banks provide a variety of […]

European investment banks set to cede mo...

European investment banks have fought an uphill battle to remain competitive with their US counterparts in global markets, and they are unlikely to become a dominant global player, analysts and industry experts say. European companies are gradually losing market share, while American banks claim size and diversification. “We have to recognize the fact that the […]

Leading Investment Banks in Ghana

This is where investment banks come in. Investment banking is simply entrusting your money to financial services companies to transact on your behalf. Unlike commercial banks, investment banks do not always accept deposits. Rather, it is about exchanging securities for cash. Below are 10 of the leading investment banks in Ghana right now: Established in […]

Investment banks soar as COVID-19 shakes...

Investment banks are back, baby! And you can thank the COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting economic instability for their resurrection. After nearly a decade of apparent toil in the wilderness following the 2008 financial crisis that claimed the lives of two of their powerful brothers, Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers, and a third, Merrill Lynch, […]

These investment banks received loans fr...

Zach Gibson / Getty Images Text size Some beneficiaries of the government’s paycheck protection program were Wall Street companies, particularly investment banks that typically do millions of tips on business mergers. Earlier this week, the Small Business Administration released detailed information on small businesses that have received $ 150,000 or more in Paycheck Protection Program […]

Investment Banks Got Help for US Small B...

(Reuters) – Tens of millions of dollars earmarked by U.S. lawmakers to help small businesses in the coronavirus-induced economic downturn have been paid out to investment banks that advised them on dealings with the companies, data shows official released on Monday. Under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), businesses had to certify in good faith that […]

Billionaire Bill Ackman hires minority-o...

William “Bill” Ackman, Founder and Managing Director of Pershing Square Capital … [+] Management LP, speaks during a television interview at the Robin Hood Investor Conference in New York on Friday, November 22, 2013. Photographer: Peter Foley/Bloomberg *** Local Caption *** © 2013 Bloomberg Finance L.P. At Forbes Philanthropy Summit On Thursday afternoon, billionaire private […]

Big investment banks accelerate front-of...

The world’s largest investment banks slashed their front office workforces at the fastest rate since 2014 in the first quarter of this year, according to the latest report from a coalition. Tracking the performance of the world’s 12 largest investment banks, the Coalition report found that institutions as a whole reduced front office headcount by […]

AlphaSense partners with leading investm...

NEW YORK, May 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — AlphaSense, the market information search engine, has partnered with leading financial institutions to provide business professionals with access to the world’s most respected equity research. Through partnerships with Bank of America, Morgan Stanley, Barclays, Deutsche Bank, Evercore ISI, HSBC, Sanford Bernsteinand others, AlphaSense will launch Wall Street Outlooka […]

Investment banks cut jobs despite surge ...

LONDON (Reuters) – Investment banks shed jobs at the fastest pace in six years in a first quarter of 2020, even as the coronavirus pandemic sparked a spike in volatility and pushed earnings to a crawl. five-year high, data released Wednesday by research firm Coalition showed. While investment banks have benefited from the near-term increase […]

Investment banks brace for pandemic prof...

Global investment banks risk seeing their annual profits wiped out by the coronavirus crisis, with European banks more vulnerable than their more profitable US counterparts. Even the most optimistic “rapid rebound” scenario, where relative normalcy is restored in six months or less, could lead to a 100% decline in earnings this year, according to a […]

World’s Best Investment Banks 2020: Fint

Venture capital investment is just one of the ways banks are rushing to follow the opportunities offered by the explosion of fintech. As a business and an investment, fintech reached a point of maturation, if not saturation, in 2019. New investments in the subsector reached $34.5 billion globally across 1,913 deals, according […]

The Truth About Different Technology Job...

Congratulations, you have landed a job as a technologist in an investment bank! Open up your development environment and get coding for big traders and investment bankers, right? Actually no. Your experience in a tech job at an investment bank will vary wildly depending on the field you work in. What are front office technology […]

Can global investment banks succeed in C...

For a quarter of a century, Chinese financial regulators have wrestled with whether to give global investment banks full access to their tightly guarded markets. The argument is still brewing. Just this month, a forum in Beijing heard from the vice president of the country’s securities regulator that “our entire industry of 130 securities firms […]

Factbox: Foreign Investment Banks Holdin...

HONG KONG (Reuters) – The world’s largest investment banks will be able to hold 100% of their securities business in China from April 1 as the U.S.-China Phase 1 trade deal accelerates by nine months the previous deadline for the removal of foreign ownership limits. International bankers believe that full ownership, or at least majority […]

Investment banks are battling deal-hungr...

By Will Caiger-Smith and Bill Weisbrod In the riskier depths of the corporate credit markets, the traditional investment banking model – in which incumbents use their networks and expertise to connect businesses to lenders – has come under attack. And some bankers are fighting back. The invaders are so-called direct lenders, specialized credit funds that […]

Investment banks want better standards

Asset managers like BlackRock and Vanguard, along with investment banks, have banded together to demand clearinghouses create larger security buffers and stricter standards to help avoid possible future trading losses. . The Financial Times reports that a group of nine banks and fund managers are asking the world’s biggest clearinghouses to pour more money into […]

Wall Street as we know it is gone as inv...

The changing face of New York high finance is perhaps best represented by 23 Wall Street. It’s a prime location on the corner of Wall Street and Broad Street, across from the New York Stock Exchange. It’s on the corner for a reason. It symbolizes “market grabbing” (owning enough shares to be able to control […]

Investment banks are losing their grip o...

The coming week marks the 15th anniversary of Google’s initial public offering – the first concerted effort to break the hammer that investment banks have always held on stock offerings. This attempt failed. But now, due to growing frustrations, technological advancements and changes in capital markets, investment banks are on the verge of permanently losing […]

US investment banks dominate in UK as re...

US investment banks climbed the rankings in the UK, with most European banks continuing to lose market share amid falling revenues. As Brexit weighed on deals in 2019, UK investment banking revenue fell 36% from the same period last year, according to preliminary data for the first six months provided by Dealogic. European banks slipped […]

FICC trading assets for Goldman, BofA an...

Jamie Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan Chase & Co., speaks on Bloomberg TV show… [+] interview on the sidelines of the JP Morgan Global China Summit in Beijing, China, Wednesday May 8, 2019. Photographer: Giulia Marchi / Bloomberg © 2019 Bloomberg Finance LP Once the main income driver of the world’s largest investment banks, Fixed Income, […]

Investment banks are mobilizing in the E...

The European exchange-traded fund market has become a global battleground, with some of the largest investment banks actively honing their ETF trading capabilities. Societe Generale, Citigroup, JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs, HSBC and BNP Paribas have all hired staff and invested in new premises to meet institutional clients’ appetite for ETFs. “Banks and brokers know they can’t […]

Tech companies are the new investment ba...

A few years ago, while researching information on financial risks and where they might be held, I had a fascinating conversation with an economist from the US Treasury’s Office of Financial Research. She told me to look at debt offerings and corporate bond purchases by the biggest and wealthiest companies, like Apple or Google. In […]

These are the highest paying investment ...

Which investment bank is best to work for? Wall Street Oasis offers some possible answers in its latest report on the investment banking industry, detailing compensation, employee satisfaction and growth opportunities at big banks and small businesses. The online group for finance professionals said its findings are based on more than 50,000 submissions from its […]

Leading Energy Investment Banks (JPM, C)

Investment banking is one of many profitable areas for major global banks, especially in good times when they finance projects and advise on transactions. The recent boom in the energy sector has been long-lasting, but that is changing rapidly. Since last June, the price of oil has fallen more than 60% and natural gas is […]

Types of investment banks

Investment banking consists of providing advisory and management services for large and complex financial transactions and providing services related to the creation of capital for companies, organizations or governments. Two of the main activities of investment banks are underwriting debt financing and issuing equity securities, such as in an initial public offering (IPO), and advising […]

Financial ratios to analyze investment b...

It can be difficult for the average investor to properly evaluate an investment bank. The general rules of stock picking apply – profitability is good, dividend growth is better, and cash flow should be sustainable – but there are also additional metrics that are particularly relevant for investment banks. These include measures of equity, composition […]

How are investment banks regulated in th...

Investment banks in the United States are continually scrutinized and regulated by the Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC. They are also sometimes regulated and studied by Congress. Investment banks technically exist because they have been legally distinguished from commercial banks by previous acts of Congress. Investment Banks and Glass-Steagall Investment banking became an official […]

The roles of investment banks

What is the role of an investment bank? Investment banks serve several purposes in the world of finance and investment, including underwriting new equity issues, managing mergers and acquisitions, and acting as financial advisors. Other roles of investment banks include asset management for large investment funds and personal wealth management for high net worth individuals. […]

These 3 investment banks will pay for yo...

There are many investment banks that pay their employees to obtain a Masters in Business Administration (MBA). Obtaining one of these degrees can be a great help for those who want to climb the ranks of investment banking. However, acquiring an MBA is not always a necessity for those wishing to advance, and those wishing […]

Startups turn to investment banks as fun...

Mumbai: Less than a year ago, when an investment banker specializing in start-ups was asked who his biggest competitor was, he replied that the competition was not with another investment bank. but with direct agreements. These are transactions where investors and companies connect directly, leaving no room for bankers to intervene. Until a year ago, […]

Startups and Venture Capitalists Turn to...

Last year, several banks, including Kotak Investment Banking, Motilal Oswal Financial Services Ltd, Morgan Stanley and others, offered to help fund start-ups as the number of transactions and the size of checks increased. Most investment banks, with the exception of Avendus Capital Pvt. Ltd, Citigroup and a handful of others were unable to strike deals, […]

Radical changes are on the way for inves...

For a glimpse into the future of investment banking, check out the recruitment section of the JP Morgan Chase & Co website. It lists 123 open positions in sales, commerce and research — worldwide — and just 30 in New York. But there are over 2,000 tech positions. A recent post, with a unit JP […]

How investment banks got started with co...

Investment banks and commercial banks have traditionally maintained separate spheres, the former focusing on the buying and selling of securities and the latter on deposits and customer loans. In recent years, however, investment banks have started to compete indirectly with commercial banks by funneling millions of dollars of capital into alternative online lenders such as […]