Your career within the Investment Bank
Fast-paced. Challenging. Rewarding. Entrepreneurial. International. Worthwhile. A career within the Investment Bank is all of these things, and more.
Our work makes it possible for capital to move between investors and those who need it. It paves the way for businesses to expand, new infrastructure to be built, and bright ideas to become world-changing innovations. In this way, we contribute to economic growth and help millions of people around the world. You’ll work closely with clients, creating new opportunities for them, our colleagues and the communities we serve.
Barclays is one of the leading global investment banks. It is also one of the oldest standing global financial institutions. Through its current growth strategy, the bank is ideally positioned to compete with the other key players of our industry. We are looking for bright, driven and business savvy individuals to deliver on our growth ambitions.
Abisola, a Trading Business Manager in Markets, tells us more about life in the Investment Bank.
Read on to discover more about our specific business areas: Banking, Markets, Research and Quantitative Analytics.
Whatever your role, you’ll be part of a strong, supportive team, with every opportunity to stretch yourself and build invaluable experience, quickly.
Find out more here from our current graduates Goksu and Tom about their experiences so far in the Investment Bank.
Opportunities within the Investment Bank
Feel the pace of international finance as you deliver solutions that go far beyond the obvious. Be involved in delivering financial advisory, capital raising, financing and risk management services to clients worldwide.
Fast, fascinating and always in motion, the Markets business is a barometer of world events - not to mention an incredible place to build your career. You’ll work closely with clients around the world to create new opportunities for them, our colleagues and the communities we serve.
Our Research team digs deeper into what’s driving the world’s financial markets and economies. The ability to articulate and present succinct, accurate and insightful messages is crucial here. You’ll learn to react swiftly to market movements, cutting through the noise to provide instant yet thorough analysis.
Our Quantitative Analytics team is an integral part of the bank, providing model development, analytics and expert advice across Barclays. You’ll help deliver solutions for derivatives pricing and algorithmic trading, risk management across the firm, capital utilisation and fraud detection; all using the latest model development approaches and advancements in technology