Microfinance project in Ghana (June): Master in Finance and Executive Máster en Dirección Financiera

As an option of the final project of the Master program, eight students of the Master in Finance and Executive Master en Dirección Financiera chose to work on a Microfinance project and had the opportunity to visit Ghana for four days in June. The trip was sponsored by IE Foundation. During the trip, the students visited the capital…

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Ignacio de la Torre: Four lessons that western banks can learn from Islamic counterparts

“Perhaps, Islamic banks can teach its western counterparts some basic principles very much linked to common sense which could enhance their financial stability three years after the credit crisis” said Ignacio de la Torre, Academic Director of the Masters in Finance at IE Business School on Business & Economy magazine on June 1st 2011.  Read more…

Guest Speaker Joyce Ginatta: From a great idea to a profitable reality: how dollarization shielded Ecuador for the XXI century

Hosted by IE Finance Club and IE Women in Business Club, the conference “From a great idea to a profitable reality: how dollarization shielded  Ecuador for the XXI century” welcomed Guest Speaker Joyce Ginatta, a well -known Ecuadorian International Lecturer, Entrepreneur and leader to IE Campus on May 18th 2011. After several years of economic…

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Upcoming CFA Giants of Finance Conferences at IE Campus

Held bimonthly, IE Titans of Finance Conferences are given by top-level professionals from CFA Institute Spain and the finance industry on the most relevant issues in finance today. The conferences are held at IE Business School’s Madrid Campus. Some topics that were discussed earlier this spring include Disposal strategies for large holdings (by Global Markets Deutsche Bank); Private Equity…

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