Financial Markets Training offers a wide range of training courses to institutions around the globe

Teaching ethics to bankers - an oxymoron?

One of our most popular courses offered over the last year has been around the subject of ‘banker conduct’.  When we were first approached it appeared to be a request to do some compliance training.  However, on reflection it was more about business judgement.  The cases that we designed rarely had a simple YES / NO answer and raised the issue about what do you do when the rules can’t help you?  To Read More
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Case study: connecting students with industry - can you benefit?

I remember the spring of 1984, as I was about to finish my MBA in Toronto. It was then I met the most important person at the business school. She was not the Dean nor a professor, she was the Head of student placements. She was passionate about her job and for motivated students she would work endlessly to help them find a job on graduation; she knew how important that "first step" was to get someone on a good career path. Read More
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Start your degree in the financial markets now

The MSc Investment Management (IM) is now open for enrolment for the September 2015 start. This post graduate degree provides candidates with a great opportunity to enter a career related to the financial markets, either in China or internationally. The degree is awarded by the University of Liverpool (UK) and taught fully in English. IBSS is unique as a university in China with the IBSS Financial Lab and Trading Floor providing Read More
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Training nightmares

Neil Schofield – Financial Markets Training I always think that Gordon Ramsay’s ‘Kitchen Nightmares’ revolves around two principal themes: owners that don’t seem to know anything about the restaurant business and chefs that don’t know how to cook. I can’t seem to be able to enjoy a meal out these days without those two ideas running through my head. If nothing else it has made me a more discerning Read More

What our clients say...

It was really interactive, with problem solving exercises which I really enjoyed

The trainer was very knowledgeable in the subject and made the course interesting

All of the course was enlightening. I liked having to apply what we were taught to different scenarios

Good class interaction as well being able to cope with different levels of experience

The case studies presented were a very useful aid to understanding the material

One highlight of the course was being able to listen to other people's explanations of the material from first hand experience

Excellent explanations and content for the areas covered

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