What is the primary different between an investment banker and a dealer in best effort case?

Both of them buy and sell shares.

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Investment Banker provides the following services -
1. Valuation of the company
2. Introducing company to investors
3. Equity Research report on the company
4. Accompanying the management to the roadshow
5, Regulatory filings
6. Setting IPO price

A dealer is responsible for providing liquidity to the shares. Most investment banks will have an internal dealer license in order to liquidate the clients stocks in the market.


Agree with Binny.