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Studies in the History of Finance, new book series launch

The ‘Palgrave Studies in the History of Finance’ series, edited by Professor Adrian Bell, Head of the ICMA Centre, Dr Tony Moore, ICMA Centre Research Associate and D’Maris Coffman, Director of Centre for Financial History, Newnham College, University of Cambridge, is set to launch on 30 January, 2014 at Heffers Book Shop, Cambridge. The first book in the series, titled, ‘ExciseContinue reading

Dr Kappou appointed as co-Director of London Chapter of GARP

The ICMA Centre is pleased to announce that Dr. Konstantina Kappou, MSc Financial Risk Management Programme Director, has been appointed as the co-Director of the London Chapter of the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP). Nadia is a lecturer in Finance at the ICMA Centre and an alumna. She holds a PhD in Finance and an MSc in International SecuritiesContinue reading

2013: the year in News

It has been another fantastic year at the ICMA Centre filled with new records, recruits and partnerships. This year we celebrated our 20th annual intake of postgraduate students and launched a new postgraduate programme, and a new undergraduate programme. We were delighted to announce that the ICMA Centre BSc in Finance and Investment banking became an official CFA Program PartnerContinue reading

Chinese Companies in the UK and US: Prospects and Concerns article featured in Boao Review Magazine

Professor Adrian Bell, Head of the ICMA Centre, Dr Zhiyao Chen and Yeqin Zeng have recently written a long form article titled ‘Chinese Companies in the UK and US: Prospects and Concerns’. The article was published in January’s edition of Boao Review Magazine, a Journal of Economic Commentaries for the Asia-Pacific Region. The article notes how the past twenty yearsContinue reading

ICMA Centre research featured in Spanish Newspaper ‘Expansión’

Professor Adrian Bell, Head of the ICMA Centre, was featured recently in the Spanish Newspaper ‘Expansión’ (http://www.expansion.com/). On 02/01/2014 an article titled ‘Clubes cotizados: mejor despidos que dimisiones’ explored the relationship between the performance of football managers and their likelihood of being sacked. The article featured the publication of Professor Adrian Bell, Professor Chris Brooks and Dr Tom Markham titled: ‘TheContinue reading

Financial regulation and how business schools are rebalancing learning to help create a safer financial future

Professor John Board, Dean of Henley Business School and Director of the ICMA Centre, was recently interviewed by the Financial Times on the subject of financial regulation and what business schools can do to help create a safer financial industry. John discussed with Emma Boyde, Business Education Reporter at the FT, that regulation and an increase in prosecutions has helpedContinue reading

BBC South today broadcast live from the ICMA Centre

Professor Adrian Bell, Head of the ICMA Centre, was interviewed by BBC South on Thursday 05 December 2013. The BBC broadcasted live from one of the ICMA Centre’s dealing rooms which was filled with students engaging in a trading simulation. The interview was reflecting on the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement. When asked about the Autumn Statement and economic growth in the Thames Valley, Professor Adrian Bell replied: ”IContinue reading

Professor Adrian Bell to present at the Financial Services Forum annual conference 2013

The Financial Services Forum annually invites a broad range of industry leaders, academics and researchers to share what the future holds for the financial services industry in B2B marketing. Presentations include: considered first-hand experiences from leading B2B practitioners, parallels between medieval and modern age finance, global perspectives of best practice B2B marketing and the political and regulatory challenges in this space.Continue reading

ICMA Centre lecturer presents in Corporate Social Responsibility and Shipping Symposium

ICMA Centre’s Dr. Ioannis Oikonomou was amongst a small group of distinguished speakers who presented at the Northern European Shipping CSR Symposium held in Helsingor, Denmark. The objective of this symposium was to present Corporate Social Responsibility as a business case in the maritime industry. Shipping companies are pioneering reporting systems and using innovative thinking to push the CSR concept furtherContinue reading

Edwise, World Education Fair, Bangalore, India

Thursday, 30th November 11:00-16:00 Vivanta by Taj, 41/3, Trinity Circle, M.G.Road, Bangalore 560001 We are pleased to invite you to meet the ICMA Centre at the Edwise – World Education Fair, Bangalore. You will have the opportunity to meet with our Academics and members of staff  who will answer any questions you may have on our top ranking finance programs, our state ofContinue reading