Investing in the future of jobs and skills: Financial services - Sector report

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21 September 2009
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In 2007, 5.6 million persons were employed in EU27 financial services. 65% of these worked in banks, 20% in the insurance industry and 15% for intermediaries. The sector represented 2.7% of total employment in Europe. Between 2000 and 2006, data from the Labour Force Survey shows a shift of occupRead more

In 2007, 5.6 million persons were employed in EU27 financial services. 65% of these worked in banks, 20% in the insurance industry and 15% for intermediaries. The sector represented 2.7% of total employment in Europe. Between 2000 and 2006, data from the Labour Force Survey shows a shift of occupational structure from medium-skilled persons to highly-skilled persons. The need for a highly educated and trained workforce appears to be evident in all parts of the financial services sector and all European countries. A report summary is available - see Related content.

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    EF0958
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    Investing in the future of jobs and skills: Financial services - Sector report

    In 2007, 5.6 million persons were employed in EU27 financial services. 65% of these worked in banks, 20% in the insurance industry and 15% for intermediaries. The sector represented 2.7% of total employment in Europe. Between 2000 and 2006, data from the Labour Force Survey shows a shift of occupational structure from medium-skilled persons to highly-skilled persons. The need for a highly educated and trained workforce appears to be evident in all parts of the financial services sector and all European countries.

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  • Executive summary

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    EF09581
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    Investing in the future of jobs and skills: Financial services - Executive summary

    In 2007, 5.6 million persons were employed in EU27 financial services. 65% of these worked in banks, 20% in the insurance industry and 15% for intermediaries. The sector represented 2.7% of total employment in Europe. A report is published as part of a series of forward-looking sector studies on new skills and new jobs - see Related content.

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