Banking and Finance is the economic heartbeat of modern life. Almost everyone has a bank account of some description and most people are familiar with retail banking, but Banking and Finance in the City means much, much more than credit cards and overdrafts.

$5 trillion

worth of currency (FX) transactions take place in London every. single. day.

Investment banks
Investment management
Wealth management

Banking

Banking and Finance is the economic heartbeat of modern life. Almost everyone has a bank account of some description and most people are familiar with retail banking, but Banking and Finance in the City means much, much more than credit cards and overdrafts.


Investment banks

Unlike high street banks, investment banks do not deal with individuals. Their customers are companies, governments and institutional investors like pension funds.


Investment management

Often confused with Investment Banking, Investment or Asset Management firms are the “buy-side” to banking’s “sell-side”. Their clients are institutions or funds with large amounts of money to invest, who want the very best return on their investment.


Wealth management

Once you make your first million or two, you won’t be taking a trip to the high street to manage your money anymore! A Wealth Manager provides a highly personalised banking and investment service to high net worth individuals.


Banking - myths and realities

It’s all just math geniuses working in Banking, right?
Isn’t it just men working in Investment Banking?
You can earn millions, but you’ll be burnt out by 30!
There aren’t any jobs left in banking after the Credit Crunch, look elsewhere.


Tell me about Trading

One of, if not THE most sought after job in the City is that of a ‘Trader’.
Long hours, stress, eye strain… just what is it about this mysterious career that is so attractive? Is it all that the movies make it out to be? Most importantly, is it for you?


$5 trillion

worth of currency (FX) transactions take place in London every. single. day.