An equity trader buys, holds or sells various equity products on stock exchanges. These
products may include stocks, preferred stocks, equity options and financial futures.
∑ Research and identify trading strategies and methods leading to greater profit and
income for clients.
∑ Increase computer usage to access data and generate reports using software.
∑ Evaluate financial risks and decide on trading based on available data.
∑ Attain thorough knowledge about stock market terms and trading practices.
∑ Ensure all trading transactions are legitimate and comply with government laws and
policies to avoid law suits and other penalties.