What can I expect when taking a job as a "private banker"?

I am currently going through interviews regarding a private banker position at a regional bank. For the past 4 years I have been working as a financial advisor on a commission only basis and have been stressed to find new clients day in and day out. What do I have to do when taking the position? Will I need to start from scratch or will I be working off of a base of people they have already?

Asked By: randomfacts22 - 3/21/2008
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Answered By: Kaylie - 3/23/2008
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i think you can expect banking privately lol
Answered By: just waiting for him~♥~ - 3/21/2008
First off, you will need a degree from a top 10 business school and a high GPA and SAT scores, or an MBA for any large investment firm or bank. Second, plan to have no life for the first 2-3 years as you develop a client base and learn about financial products and how they actually work in the market. Third, expect an... More
Answered By: Spencer T - 3/22/2008
The term "private banker" can mean quite a bit - from taking care of a client's assets,, advising on portfolio allocations, etc to all of the other services that some firms will tout to get business, but then they will stick you with performing those services. Ask your prospective employer what EXACTLY they do for... More
Answered By: j.b. b - 3/23/2008
You'll probably be opening up .05% savings accounts for some slobs at a local retail bank.
Answered By: Sir Wellesley Covington IV - 3/23/2008
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