Can Islamic Finance solve the global financial crisis?

IE Business School is spearheading education in Islamic finance and business and has the aspiration of becoming the Islamic finance education hub in Europe. The inauguration ceremony of the Saudi-Spanish Center for Islamic Economics and Finance was hosted at IE Business School in December 2011 where we welcomed Dr. Ahmad M. Ali, President of the Islamic Development Bank, Saudi Arabia.…

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Congratulations to our MIF students for winning 2nd prize in the VII CFA Spain Competition!

  – An article by Ali Golkarieh, current MIF student, participant in CFA Research Challenge – A group 5 of MIF students represented IE this year at the CFA Research Challenge (Group members: Ali Golkarieh – Canada, Cristina Ameneiro – Venezuela/Spain, Yann Coquoz – U.S/Switzerland/Czech Republic, Stefan Culibrk – Serbia  and Viktor Strauch – Germany) . We had…

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MIF Placement Report 2011 says 40% students got job offers thanks to support of IE Career Services

In 2010-11, as the debt crisis hit the developed economies and lets to a subsequent contraction in the growth of the emerging markets, the job markets around the world evolved to new levels of competitiveness. Even though our Master in Finance Class of 2011 graduated in a difficult economic situation, they still commanded good positions…

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Launch of IE Dual Degree Master in International Management & Master in Finance in Feb 2012

The global financial system is providing us with more challenges than ever before. As a response, the financial sector is increasingly looking for individuals who not only have a deep understanding of financial markets, new financial products, risk control and the new financial structures emerging from the credit crisis, but also a competent knowledge in…

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Chinese Ambassador visits IE for the celebration of the Chinese New Year of the Dragon 2012

  Last week, China’s Ambassador to Spain, His Excellency Mr. Zhu Bangzao, visited IE Business School to inaugurate a cultural event organized by members of the IE China Club to celebrate the arrival of the Chinese New Year. The event was sponsored by China’s Industrial and Commercial Bank, CCI, YouMobile, Casa Asia, China Club España,…

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Are Spanish and Portuguese economies poised to recover? – IE / CFA Roundtable on Jan 17

Are Spanish and Portuguese economies poised to recover? IE Business School warmly welcomes you to the first IE / CFA roundtable of 2012! As the world watches unfolding economic events across Europe, we ask pertinent questions on the Iberian peninsula: what does the future hold for the Spanish and Portuguese economies?  IE Business School, a…

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