1. Careers
Send to a Friend via Email

Securities Trader/Market Maker

Essential information about careers in securities trading and market making.
  1. Banks
  2. Insurance Companies
  3. Regulators and Exchanges
  4. Securities Firms
  5. Security Types
  6. Trading Strategies

Securities Trader
A successful securities trader thrives in a fast paced environment where extremely quick decisions are demanded. The monetary rewards can be very lucrative.

Risk Management
The importance of risk management and risk managers is growing in a number of industries, most notably in the trading areas of financial services firms.

Specialist in Finance
A specialist is a particular type of securities trader who plays a central role on a securities exchange, such as the NYSE.

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.