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1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, 2013, Version 1.2  
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UNIT GROUP 2222 FINANCIAL DEALERS


    FINANCIAL DEALERS conduct financial market transactions on behalf of clients.

    Indicative Skill Level:
    In Australia and New Zealand:

      Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

    Registration or licensing may be required.

    Tasks Include:

    • obtaining information on securities, market conditions, government regulations and financial circumstances of clients
    • interpreting data from securities reports, financial periodicals and stock-quotation viewer screens
    • analysing financial markets and financial market products
    • providing information and offering advice on financial market matters, market conditions and the history and prospects of corporations
    • executing buy and sell orders in the market place on behalf of clients
    • relaying trade information to clients such as the number of contracts bought and sold and the price
    • monitoring futures prices and market changes, and bidding for commodity futures contracts
    • recording and transmitting buy and sell orders
    • calculating and recording costs of transactions

    Occupations:
      222211 Financial Market Dealer
      222212 Futures Trader
      222213 Stockbroking Dealer
      222299 Financial Dealers nec

222211 FINANCIAL MARKET DEALER

    Alternative Title:
      Money Market Dealer

    Buys and sells securities within financial markets, and trades and distributes financial securities on behalf of financial institutions. Registration or licensing is required.

    Skill Level: 1

    Specialisations:

      Derivatives Trader
      Fixed Interest Dealer
      Foreign Exchange Dealer
      Securities Dealer

222212 FUTURES TRADER

    Buys and sells commodity futures on behalf of clients. Registration or licensing is required.

    Skill Level: 1


222213 STOCKBROKING DEALER

    Alternative Titles:
      Sharebroker
      Stockbroker

    Buys and sells stocks and bonds on behalf of clients. Registration or licensing is required.

    Skill Level: 1

    Specialisation:

      Trading Floor Operator (Stock Exchange)

222299 FINANCIAL DEALERS NEC

    This occupation group covers Financial Dealers not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing may be required.

    Skill Level: 1

    Occupations in this group include:


      Equities Analyst


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