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Commodities Trader

Financial dealers and brokers conduct financial market transactions on behalf of clients and offer advice on financial matters.

Duties & Tasks
Financial dealers and brokers may perform the following tasks:
  • obtain information on securities, market conditions, government regulations and the financial circumstances of clients
  • deal in the marketplace on behalf of clients
  • record and give 'buy' and 'sell' orders
  • calculate and record transaction costs
  • develop lists of appropriate investments for clients
  • plan buying and selling activities.
  • Personal requirements
    - good communication and relationship-building skills
  • able to make calculations quickly and accurately
  • aptitude for using computers
  • able to work independently
  • able to work under pressure
  • aptitude for research
  • analytical and planning skills
  • interested in the financial market.
  • Related courses
    NSW
    VIC
    QLD
    WA
    ACT
    SA
    TAS
    NT


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