Job Profile of a Wealth Manager

A wealth manager performs myriad of roles: investment management, portfolio building, financial advisory services, etc. They need to understand the client’s financial background, his objectives, risk taking capability, requirements, etc.…

A day in the life of a Wealth Manager

Wealth Managers are a part of the world of finance and investing: they need to manage the wealth of their clients by performing advisory functions of investing and planning the finances by understanding the needs of the clients. Since their…

A day in the life of a Risk Manager / Risk Analyst

Risks are coherent in every activity, and businesses are no exception to this. Economic conditions, government regulations, fiscal policies, value of domestic currency, war, natural calamities, you name it, and all the outside environment…

Who should do a FRM?

The FRM program is tough and also expensive (please see the fees below). If you are reasonably sure of pursuing a career in Risk Management, Investment Management or Corporate Finance, and also have a fair idea of your own abilities to crack…

Job Profile of Risk Manager

Risk management is essential thanks to the growing need of volatile market and economic up downs. The opening up of markets for foreign investors and rising MNCs also increase the need to analyze the risks and develop risk mitigation plans.…

What is Financial Risk Management?

They say there is no gain without risk. In an ideal world, we would all love to have maximum returns for zero risk. However, risk and return are too often two sides of the same coin. Any event or situation that can potentially cause a loss…

Key Skills Required For Risk Managers

Profit is an award for risk bearing, however, only a right degree of risk can prove beneficial to the company. Risk managers have this role to analyze the risks involved and develop strategies to reduce the risk potential. Every investor…

What is Wealth Management?

Like doctors are necessary to check your body’s health, it is equally necessary that you hire an expert to check your financial health: to manage your wealth, advise you on smart investment options, savings for future, tax planning, etc.…

What is Corporate Finance?

Any rational person keeps tracks of his/her expenses and income. Money is the medium of exchange in modern economy and the financial position is a measure of your purchasing power. Similarly, any corporate office has to keep track of its…

What is investment banking?

Though the word ‘Investment Banker’, catches the fancy of many, however, many of us do not know what exactly does an investment banker do? Let’s simplify this with an example - Company A wants to buy another company to help grow…