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Investment Banking Sales Brokers

Overview

Investment banking sales brokers facilitate client trading in stocks, fixed income products, currencies, commodities, corporate credit, government debt, interest rate products, and other types of securities. They provide clients with information on market trends, suggest investment strategies and financial products, and take and process orders (passing them on to traders for execution). Their clients include institutional investors (e.g., pension funds, mutual fund companies, university endowments), hedge funds, companies, governments, and ultra-high-net worth individuals. Sales brokers are also known as institutional sales professionals, investment representatives, securities dealers, and securities sales representatives.  

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

Required

Outlook

Little Change or More Slowly than the Average
Personality Traits

Enterprising

Hands On

Outgoing

Career Ladder
Managing Director

Director

Branch Manager/Trader

Sales Broker

Sales Assistant

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