Summary Assistant Financial Analyst in Northwest Territories
National Occupational Classification update
We have updated this page to reflect the transition to the 2021 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). This means that the occupation "assistant financial analyst" was moved from the group Financial and investment analysts (NOC 1112) to the group Financial and investment analysts (NOC 11101).
Find key facts and figures about working as an assistant financial analyst. The following information is applicable to all Financial and investment analysts (NOC 11101).
Note that some information in this job profile is based on the 2016 version of the NOC.
Financial and investment analysts collect and analyze financial information such as economic forecasts, trading volumes and the movement of capital, financial backgrounds of companies, historical performances and future trends of stocks, bonds and other investment instruments to provide financial and investment or financing advice for their company or their company's clients. Their studies and evaluations cover areas such as takeover bids, private placements, mergers or acquisitions. Financial analysts are employed by a wide range of establishments throughout the private and public sector, such as banks, brokerage houses, insurance companies, investment companies, manufacturing firms, trust companies, utility companies and underwriting firms. Investment analysts are employed primarily by brokerage
This occupation usually requires a university degree (bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate).
Median wage in Northwest Territories
The job prospects vary across Canada depending on the province or territory.
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- Collect financial and investment information about companies, stocks, bonds and other investments
- Examine and analyze financial and investment information (profiles of companies, stock or bond prices, yields and future trends)
- Prepare company, industry and economic outlooks, analytical reports, briefings notes and correspondence
- Provide investment advice and recommendations to clients, senior company officials, pension fund managers, securities agents and associates
- Advise on and participate in the financial aspects of contracts and calls for tender
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