Buy and sell stocks and bonds on behalf of clients.
Tasks of stockbrokers include obtaining information on securities, market conditions, government regulations and financial circumstances of clients.
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics
The following study pathway shows the most common and direct route for a UWA student to pursue this career.
These courses are required to pursue this career.
Other relevant majors include:
Postgraduate qualifications are usually required to become fully qualified as a financial dealer and broker. Courses are run through Finsia and the Financial Planning Association.
Depending on the specific role, you may be required to be licensed or registered in order to work in this field. Details can be found on the Australian Securities and Investments Commission website. You may also be required to hold a certain level of membership with a particular professional association. Contact the Financial Planning Association or the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (Finsia) for further information.In addition to the professional postgraduate qualifications described above, postgraduate university-level study may be useful for career advancement and include: