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Financial brokers

Financial brokers operate as independent agents to facilitate the trading of commodities and arrange insurance and loans on behalf of clients.

What do financial brokers do?

  • monitor commodity prices, trends and other factors affecting supply and demand
  • negotiate the purchase and sale of commodities such as grains, wool, minerals and metals
  • analyse clients' financial status, discuss financial options and develop financial strategies
  • research, review, recommend and explain insurance cover, policy conditions, risks, rates and benefits
  • arrange insurance, home loans and other types of finance for clients through banks, lenders, financiers and insurance companies
  • broker complex and commercial leases, equipment finance, commercial finance, project finance and finance for property developers

Low

projected job openings

$78-$91k

qualified full-time wage

82%

employed full-time

Ways to get started

Ways to get started