The money it brings is huge, a career in finance could very fulfilling too as it opens your way to many industries and many types of jobs including Financial Advisors, Bankers and many more. What could be the possible career options in finance? Are there other avenues apart from banks? What can be the possible degree combinations to build a career in Finance?
- Harjot asked 7 months ago
Here are some given things that a person with finance background can do after undergraduation:
Banker – Banker lifer
Banker – Private Equity/Hedge Fund/Asset Management
Banker – Grad (MBA) > PE/HF/AM
Banker – Corporate Finance
Trader – Trader lifer
Trader – HF/AM
Equity/Credit Research -Research lifer
Equity/Credit Research – PE/HF/AM
Consultant – PE/HF/AM
Consultant – Equity/Credit Research
Accountant – Equity/Credit Research > PE/HF/AM
Accountant – Corporate Finance
Operations at bank – Operations at PE/HF/AM
Operations – Exchange/fintech company
Sales – Investor Relations at PE/HF/AM
Sales – Capital Formation at PE/HF/AM
Wealth Management – Family Office
After MBA in finance:
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Indeed, a career in finance is something that can ensure you a job no matter what the economic situation is. Companies are growing in numbers and apart from banking indeed, knowledge of Finance and a Specialisation in it will always be fruitful for any student. Think about it as a food item,financial services never halt just like selling of food never stops.
Hence a career in finance is a promising one.
- Following can be your career options as a Finance Student apart from working in the Banking Sector:
1. Insurance Companies
2. Hedge-Fund management
3. Financial Planning
4. Corporate Finance
5. Chief financial Analyst
6. Public Accounting
- To build a career in Finance, a bachelor’s degree combined with an MBA in Finance, or Chief Financial Analyst, CA, CS, etc. are a good package.
Know what works best for you in the above options and grow in it. 🙂