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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Master in Finance student is a Financial Times & Investment Week writer

Samuel Harrison (UK) is a future student of the Master in Finance September 2011 intake.  A published Financial Analyst in the ‘Financial Times’ and ‘Investment Week’, and a CISI certificate holder (Certificate in Securities, Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments), Samuel is currently doing an internship at Morgan Stanley in London before joining the IE…

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Masters in Finance and International MBA students at BBVA (Spanish Bank)

(Spanish text below) An excellent selection of MBA and Masters in Finance students attended a series of presentations at BBVA (a top Spanish bank). BBVA will be able to access our best students for its international expansion. Corporate Partners and Professional Careers teams started working with BBVA last year on ‘Company Branding’ and also designed a structured professional…

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