My top two career choices are corporate financial analysis in investment banking and actuary. I will be discussing the legal environment of my career choices, taxing authorities, entity structure, graduate school in order to obtain certain license, self-assessment of my chosen careers. First, I will discuss how I can work as a corporate financial analysis in investment banking. After that, I will talk about what I need prepare to be an actuary.
1.corporate financial planning and analysis The responsibility of a corporate financial planing and analysis is to support management planning and decision making by identifying, maintaining, and evaluating information,as well as recommending actions. …show more content…
After that, I should work toward the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. The CFA Program provides a strong foundation of advanced investment analysis and real-world portfolio management skills that will give you a career advantage. * Job prospects/employment outlook Employment of financial analysts is projected to grow 16 percent from 2012 to 2022, faster than the average for all occupations. A growing range of financial products and the need for in-depth knowledge of geographic regions are expected to lead to strong employment growth. Overall employment of financial analysts and personal financial advisors is expected to increase faster than average for all occupations through 2014, resulting from increased investment by businesses and individuals. In recent years, banks, insurance companies, and brokerage firms have been allowed to broaden their financial services. However in investment banking,the growth in demand for financial analysts to do company research has been, and will continue to be, constrained by regulations that require investment firms to separate research from investment banking. As a result, firms have eliminated research jobs in an effort to contain the costs of implementing these regulations. Demand for financial analysts in investment banking varies because investment banking is sensitive to changes in the stock market. In addition, further consolidation in the finance