Equity Research Summer Internships
and Co-op Placements

Fall (September to December), Winter (January to April), Summer (May to August)


Interns and co-ops in Equity Research, get introduced to many different aspects of the investment industry, as well as performing financial analyses, such as market comparisons, company valuations, and financial modeling. You’ll also develop your knowledge and skills of financial markets, factors that influence stock prices and initial pricing.

Equity Research Summer Internship
Does this sound like you?
  • You're currently completing your MBA and are part of a formal co-op program, or want to arrange your own (like an internship)

  • You want to build your experience, skills, and expertise in the investment industry by doing vital research and analysis for clients

  • You’re seeking hands-on work experience that gives you opportunities to contribute, to be challenged, and to grow in our performance-driven culture

  •  You have a proven record of outstanding achievement in academic and extracurricular activities

  • You harness solid accounting, analytical and math skills with exceptional verbal and written communication skills

  • You’re proficient with Microsoft Excel, with extensive spreadsheet and graphing skills

  •  You perform well under pressure and consistently meet tight deadlines, possibly for extended periods

  •  You learn quickly and show initiative with little to no supervision

  • What to Expect

    This is about as hands-on as it gets. During your term, you’ll be gather and maintain vital data, generate complex tables and graphs, conduct primary research from industry and financial sources, assist at industry conferences, and prepare client presentations. 

    As an Equity Research intern or co-op student, you’ll take part in a bank-wide orientation to learn more about Scotiabank and gain exposure to senior leadership across the organization.  There’s a huge social component during your time with us. Evenings out, lunch & learns, and internal career fairs are all part of it. You’ll have access to skill-building modules, as well as challenging work-integrated learnings - all of which come together to create a stimulating environment where you will have the chance to thrive. We want you to be a sponge and take it all in, bring your great attitude, always be your true self, and take advantage of every opportunity that comes your way. This is your time to shine. .

    How to Apply

    Check the postings in your school’s career portal, with your career centre, or visit our student jobs page