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We’re always looking for talented people to come and intern with us in our insurance department. Lloyds is full of innovative thinkers who stay one step ahead of the game, which enables us to insure everything from skyscrapers to space travel.
  About Us: A QA Apprenticeship is your first step to a real job and career in IT, with an OUSTANDING Ofsted rated apprenticeship business. Why choose QA Apprenticeships: QA Apprenticeships is the first IT apprenticeships business rated …
About us   BlackRock was founded in 1988 by eight entrepreneurs who wanted to start a very different company: One that combined the best of a financial leader and a technology pioneer. Our mission is to create a better financial future for our…
M&G Graduates come from all disciplines and drive the future success of our organisation. Our programmes are suitable for those with no prior experience. We support your professional and personal development so that you can achieve your full potential.
    Goldman Sachs is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base, including corporations, financial institu…

Banking apprenticeships could see you working anywhere from a high street branch to a head office, with lots of opportunities for growth if you have the right passion for the industry and skills to match it. Find out about opportunities on TheBigChoice now.

How to Get an Investment Banking Apprenticeship - Career Advice
How much can I earn as an Investment Banking Apprentice?
Investment bankers are known for high salaries and the average starting salaries usually fall between £30,000 and £40,000. With a few years experience you could expect to be earning in the region of £50,000 and if you gain a high level of experience you could earn as much as £150,000 as your base salary. These roles often come with welcome bonuses, yearly bonuses and commission structures that can make earnings significantly higher.
What qualifications do I need to be an Investment Banking Apprentice?
It is not usually possible to start as an investment banker without a university degree, and these can come from all degree specialisms. In the long run any subjects with a strong focus on numeracy or business will be of benefit to you, so consider this subjects at A-level and at degree level.
What skills do I need to be an Investment Banking Apprentice?
Different roles require many different skills but in general investment bankers need a number of key skills to succeed: · Numeracy skills
· Analytical skills
· Team work
· Leadership
· Time management
· Project management
· Dedication
· Ability to work under pressure

What experience do I need to get a job in Investment Banking Apprenticeship?
Work experience is essential in this industry and an internship in an investment bank is a good way to help secure a job. Many investment banks offer internships for their full-time positions, but are usually only open to students that are close to completing their degree. Doing an internship shows an interest and commitment to the industry and knowledge of working in that banking environment.

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