There are dozens of specialized functions at an investment bank, ranging
from private wealth management (essentially, brokers to the rich) to risk managers
(those who make sure the bank isn't taking on too much risk). At most major
investment banks, the corporate finance and sales and trading functions are
among the largest and most important.
Day in the Life
Read about a day in the life of Drake Hagner, a fellow with the Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia.
Read about a day in the life of Kai Vaughn, a communications consultant at Humana.