Visits by guest speakers from all areas of financial services complement the academic programme throughout the year. Past speakers have covered topics including IFRS & Standard Setting, Systematic/Quant Trading Strategies, Quantitative Strategies for Hedge Funds, High Frequency Trading in the Foreign Exchange Markets, and Success in the City.
You will have access to the careers services provided by the central Student Careers and Skills team, as well as to the specialist careers service offered by WBS CareersPlus which offers a comprehensive pre-arrival and alumni careers service
You can also attend a one-day, sector-specific Career Essentials workshop covering CVs and application forms, looking for jobs, networking, interviews and assessment centres. Additional workshops, covering subjects including presentation skills, CVs and cover letters and assessment centres, are also provided throughout the year.
You will also have access to as many one-to-one career guidance appointments as you need, as well as individual interview coaching and tailored mock interviews.
The university's graduate job site, MyAdvantage lists thousands of graduate job, placement and internship opportunities throughout the year, as well as a range of other useful online resources.
Graduates of our MSc in Finance & Economics typically go into roles in banking and consulting, and often specialise in pensions, life assurance, and investment management.
Warwick is the second most targeted university by employers in the UK (according to the The Graduate Market 2011 report by High Fliers Research) and we have strong links with many recruiters.
|Bank of Cyprus||Head of Investor Relations|
|Bank of England||Analyst|
|Central Bank of Chile||Senior Economist|
|Coutts & Co.||Investment Strategy Analyst|
|Deutsche Bank||Portfolio Manager|
|Duff & Phelps Ltd.||Vice President|
|European Commission||Industrial Economist|
|J.P. Morgan||Executive Director|
|Macquarie Bank||Corporate Financial Analyst|
|McGill University||Assistant Professor of Finance|
|Piraeus Bank||Director of Research|
|Royal Bank of Canada||Market Risk Analyst|
|UBS Managing||Director of Trading|