Scope of an investment bank


Instructions : For this assignment, assume the role of a middle manager at a commercial bank. Compose a memo to the C-suite of the bank that details the scope of an investment bank. Identify commercial banks that own investment banks. Capture the various services investment banks provide and how commercial banks work with investment banks. Explore SEC 10-K filings to analyze reporting statements to identify revenue generators for the banks. Finally, develop a conclusion of how the C-Suite can better utilize investment banking.

As a standard business document, a memo does not follow APA formatting guidelines for papers. However, you must cite and reference any resources you use according to APA style.

The standard format for a memo is:






Text of the memorandum written in prose, with a clear focus and point. If action is needed by the recipients, be sure to include a clear call to action.

Be sure to include the following in your memo:

Provide a strong overview of investment banks and the role played in the global economy.
Include one or two examples of why and how commercial banks work with investment banks.
Recommend a clear strategy for C-suite leadership to better utilize investment banks.
Length: 2 to 3-page Memo, not including title and reference pages

References: Include a minimum of 3 scholarly resources.

The completed assignment should address all the assignment requirements, exhibit evidence of concept knowledge, and demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the content presented in the course. The writing should integrate scholarly resources, reflect academic expectations and current APA standards