Equity research professionals are responsible for producing analysis, recommendations, and reports on investment opportunities that investment banks, institutions, or their clients may be interested in. Equity is the value of the property or share of a business.
A database-management system is a computer-software application that interacts with end-users, other applications and the database itself to capture and analyze data. It uses database for storing information such as sales, stocks, bonds etc.
Credit analysis is a very particular area revolving around a firm’s financial risk analysis. The procedure involves evaluating the risks that businesses involved in loan financing are likely to experience by initiating background research on the retail or commercial customer.
Financial modelling is the process of creating a summary of a company’s expenses and earnings in the form of a spreadsheet that can be used to calculate the impact of a future event or decision. A financial model has many uses for company executives.
An investment bank is a special type of financial institution that caters to the financial needs of large institutions, rather than retail consumers like you and I. Investment banks perform advisory services and securities underwriting.
Investment management refers to the handling of financial assets and other investments-not only buying and selling them. Management includes devising a short- or long-term strategy for acquiring and disposing of portfolio holdings.