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Medieval Foreign Exchange
23 January 2012
Financial experts from the University of Reading's ICMA Centre are to investigate medieval foreign exchange. The University has recently won a Research Project Grant worth almost £200,000 from the Leverhulme Trust. The research team, comprising Professors Adrian Bell and Chris Brooks, and Dr Tony Moore, will examine in detail the workings of the markets for foreign currency trade in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries.
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Research success for ICMA Centre lecturer
9 October 2012
The ICMA Centre’s Dr Ioannis Oikonomou has reason to look fondly on 2012 as he has experienced two significant academic successes in recent months, which are bringing wider recognition across Europe to the research he is undertaking.