Finance, Insurance and Real Estate

Businesses in the finance, insurance and real estate industry provide services related to financial transactions. Finance businesses conduct and facilitate financial activities such as day-to-day transactions, lending, borrowing and the sale of investment products. Insurance businesses sell agreements to protect people or organizations against, or compensate them for, loss or harm. Real-estate businesses are involved in the buying and selling of property.

The industry is comprised mostly of banks, credit unions, advisors and brokers.

More information is available about this industry in the B.C. Labour Market Outlook.

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Sub-industries

Finance
Insurance carriers and related activities
Real estate, rental and leasing

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