Emeritus Professor Brian Scott-Quinn

'Emeritus Professor Brian Scott-Quinn

Emeritus Professor Brian Scott-Quinn

  • Non-Executive Chairman
  • Director of Banking Programmes

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Profile & Expertise

Professor Brian Scott-Quinn originally trained as a financial manager at the FTSE 100 company, Coats Viyella Plc. For three years he then worked as a lecturer in accounting at the University of Glasgow where he also completed his Master in Accounting degree. He then moved to the University of Reading where he also taught accounting theory and practice & accounting standards. While remaining part-time at the University of Reading, he then co-founded, and became the finance director of a private bond trading house, Ross & Partners Securities, responsible for funding, supervising the accounting processes and liaising with PwC on the annual audit.

He continued in this role after leading the team on the sale of Ross & Partners to Drexel Burnham Lambert Inc. where he became finance director of Drexel Burnham Lambert Securities Ltd. Subsequent to Drexel Burnham, he moved to Security Pacific Bank where he was strategy advisory to the Group CEO. After leaving Security Pacific, he returned to the University of Reading and, with £8m of funding from the International Securities Market Association for which he also was a consultant, set up the ICMA Centre for financial markets, now the second largest specialist finance school in the UK of which he is Chairman. He teaches banking and related accounting to BSc and MSc students.

Specialisms

  • Bank Governance and Regulation
  • Asset and Wealth Management
  • Infrastructure Project Finance and Institutional Investment in Infrastructure

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The MiFID: competition in a new European equity market regulatory structure

Davies, R., Dufour, A. and Scott-Quinn, B. (2006) The MiFID: competition in a new European equity market regulatory structure. In: Ferrarini, G. and Wymeersch, E. (eds.) Investor Protection in Europe: Corporate Law Making, The MiFID and Beyond. Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780199202911

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Building a competitive and efficient European financial market

Davies, R., Dufour, A. and Scott-Quinn, B. , (2003) Building a competitive and efficient European financial market. Report. European Capital Markets Institute, Brussels. pp103.

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Emeritus Professor Brian Scott-Quinn

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Director of Banking Programmes

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Events

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Taught modules

Financial Markets

The module provides the economic framework for understanding the global financial system and financial markets, financial institutions, market players and the importance of liquidity and price efficiency. Participants will gain an understanding of the international stock and bond markets,…

The module provides the economic framework for understanding the global financial system and financial markets, financial institutions, market players and the importance of liquidity and price efficiency. Participants will gain an understanding of the international stock and bond markets,…

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Introductory Securities and Markets

Introduces you to the key financial markets, exchange mechanisms and the investment banks and investment management houses that operate in these markets and their various functions.

Introduces you to the key financial markets, exchange mechanisms and the investment banks and investment management houses that operate in these markets and their various functions.

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