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Investment Banking 101: Understanding the Industry

Tom Spencer

Investment banking forms part of the financial services industry involved in the underwriting, distribution, and trading of securities. What Investment Bankers Do There are several key roles within investment banking, including corporate finance, sales and trading, and research.

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Wealth Management 101: The Hidden World of Private Banking

Tom Spencer

The financial services industry comprises firms that operate across a range of sectors: Asset & Wealth Management, Banking & Capital Markets, and Insurance. Distribution Channels The wealth management landscape consists of a range of distribution channels, ranging from high touch (i.e.,

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How Banks Can Stay Resilient As AI Becomes More Disruptive

Harvard Business

But right now, there are three forces converging that might transform finance and other industries. The second is a massive migration of tech talent from big finance to big tech. The third is an increased appetite by big tech companies to enter industries like big finance. The first is the explosive growth of AI.

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How Ultra Micro Holding Connects Finance to Millions in Indonesia - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM BANK RAKYAT INDONESIA

Harvard Business

Sponsor Content from Bank Rakyat Indonesia.

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Banking without Banks: Decentralized Finance is Coming

Harvard Business

Transparency and trust are at the core of the decentralized finance revolution.

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Podcast Interview on Behavioral Investing: Managing the Emotions Behind Our Decisions

Steve Shu Consulting

a subsidiary of M&T Bank (NYSE: MTB) as part of his podcast series, Capital Conversations. As another example, the younger generation thinks about finance and life very differently than older generations. Last month I chatted with Tony Roth, Chief Investment Officer at Wilmington Trust, N.A.,

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The Digital Revolution in Trade Finance

BCG

International trade has tripled as a share of global GDP since 1945, and banks have done well from it. Revenues from trade finance now total approximately $50 billion a year. Documentary trade, traditionally facilitated by letters of credit (LCs) issued by banks, is steadily being replaced by open-account trade.

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