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Courses are academic classes taught by qualified instructors that are intended to enhance participant’s knowledge of a given area or training in a particular discipline. Courses vary broadly in terms of length, size, content and duration.

An exciting and unique field, economics and administration involves the study of both the larger economy and individual behavior within that economy. An advanced knowledge of economics plus training in business, finance and public policy afford many career opportunities for experts to assist both public and private sector organizarions.

London is the capital of UK, the most populous region and where royal family lives. It has the largest concentration of higher education in Europe with 412 thousand students at 43 universities.

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Financial ELearning

Our level 1 Finance Essentials course is an innovative inception program covering the elemental aspects of personal finance requirements. ... [+]

Our level 1 Finance Essentials course is an innovative inception program covering the elemental aspects of personal finance requirements.

This comprehensive initiator course equips the learner with the necessary skills and understanding to navigate through the overwhelming choice of banks and how to open an account, through to more in-depth aspects of finance such as mortgages and pensions.

Budgeting, keeping control of money Bank charges Credit ratings Savings and borrowing

are all featured in the course and are supported by a series of short high-impact videos, support documents, and quizzes.

Finance Essentials objective is to aid in the learners' development of financial management, enabling them to source better deals and to make their money go further.... [-]

United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
English
Part-time
1 - 5 days
Online
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Financial ELearning

Our Level 1 Cryptocurrencies course is designed to give the learner a fundamental comprehension of how and why Cryptos originated, how/where they are evolving, and how to ... [+]

Our Level 1 Cryptocurrencies course is designed to give the learner a fundamental comprehension of how and why Cryptos originated, how/where they are evolving, and how to learn to trade them and discover market opportunities. A cryptocurrency (or cryptocurrency) is a digital asset designed to work as a medium of exchange using cryptography to secure the transactions. A defining feature of a cryptocurrency and arguably its most endearing allure is its organic nature: it is not issued by any central authority, rendering it theoretically immune to government interference or manipulation.

So why do I need to know about these?

Cryptos are the EVOLUTION of Money and Blockchain Tech is the REVOLUTION of Trust. This is a big a deal as going from Bartering to Coined Money 2400 years ago or from Coined Money to Digital Money in the 1970s. What the Internet did for Communication, Cryptos will do the same for Money. As a Crypto can’t simply be printed willy nilly like the Pound or Dollar due to their Cryptographic algorithms and that they are decentralised, open sourced, transparent and you can now send money INSTANTLY with zero fees, it’s a paradigm shift for Money.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Part-time
1 - 1 week
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Retail Banking Academy

Cards and Payments I is a specialised programme that provides a broad overview and coverage of the entire lifecycle of all types of payments cards, including credit and d ... [+]

Become a Certified Cards and Payments Professional

Cards and Payments I is a specialised programme that provides a broad overview and coverage of the entire lifecycle of all types of payments cards, including credit and debit cards, prepaid cards, corporate cards and mobile payments.

This course is ideal for cards and payments professionals looking to broaden their scope and knowledge in the cards industry. As a functional specialist, you will gain an excellent understanding of other areas along with a strategic grasp of the industry which embraces international trends and best practices.

The programme offering flexible learning, with self-guided study available exclusively from our coursebook... [-]

United Kingdom London
August 2019
English
Full-time
Part-time
6 - 13 months
Online
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Retail Banking Academy

The Retail Banking Academy® is committed to making the Retail Banking Certification programme the recognised standard for professional retail bankers worldwide. ... [+]

Become a Certified Retail Banker

The Retail Banking Academy® is committed to making the Retail Banking Certification programme the recognised standard for professional retail bankers worldwide.

How long does it take to become a Certified Retail Banker?

To gain the Certified Retail Banker (CRB) qualification you will need to pass three exams. On average, it takes three years to obtain the CRB qualification, if you sit one exam per year. However, it is possible to complete all 3 levels within 18 months if you set one exam every six months.

What is Retail Banking I and who is it for?

Retail Banking I is designed to introduce candidates to the theoretical and practical core competencies that are required for success within a retail banking organisation. This course is ideal for retail bankers looking to broaden their scope and banking knowledge.... [-]

United Kingdom London
August 2019
English
Full-time
Part-time
6 - 13 months
Online
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Kensington and Chelsea College

The AAT Level 2 course covers a range of basic accounting practices and techniques from costing as well as double entry book keeping to computerised accounting. The cours ... [+]

Our Accounting Courses range from Beginner to Advanced level and are aimed at people who work or who wish to work in a role that requires Accountancy skills.

Kensington and Chelsea College has been accredited by the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) to deliver its accounting qualifications. AAT is a professional qualification and membership body. Its qualifications give students practical skills to work in a range of finance and accounting jobs. People with AAT qualifications go on to work at all levels and in all sectors of the economy with some running their own accountancy practices.

Only AAT Approved training providers are allowed to deliver the AAT Accounting Qualification and they must first go through a rigorous verification process. We are delighted to be offering the AAT Accounting Qualification. Our tutors bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise in training accountancy students. Jane Scott Paul, AAT Chief Executive said: ‘Every business needs well trained finance staff and an AAT qualification demonstrates to a prospective employer that you have the skills to do job. Gaining a recognised accountancy qualification with AAT is the first step into a professional finance career.’... [-]

United Kingdom London
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English
Part-time
22 - 25 find your juris doctor
Campus
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European School of Economics

The ESE Specialised Programme in Finance is aimed at aspiring fund managers and professional investment analysts and examines the principles of financing and investment d ... [+]

The ESE Specialised Programme in Finance is aimed at aspiring fund managers and professional investment analysts and examines the principles of financing and investment decisions and their impact across a broad range of contemporary management issues. Students not only examine the external causes and effects of wealth but more importantly are urged to look at the invisible inner causes.

This programme provides a synthesis of financial policy into a strategy, which integrates organisational purpose and goals. The focus of the course is on current thinking regarding valuation of the firm, investment decision processes, financing, and dividend policy, asset management, financial strategies and portfolio theory. This course also covers financial analysis, planning, and the concept of risk. It includes the formation and use of current assets, working capital, and credit policy. Financial management includes the understanding of long term financing instruments and the capital structure.... [-]

United Kingdom London
September 2019
English
Full-time
Part-time
3 months
Campus
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London Business School

Provide with the overview of credit risk market and practical application of modelling techniques. ... [+]

Programme overview

Providing insight and applications essential to the informed practitioner

Combining technical depth with real-world relevance, the programme has been designed to provide participants with a balanced overview of the credit risk market, the instruments traded and the practical application of modelling techniques.

Credit Risk Management presents an in-depth understanding of credit risk and credit-related instruments, and hands-on experience in using data and models to assess credit risk to value the associated derivatives.

It aims to provide a balance between developing, on one hand, a sound conceptual framework and, on the other, market understanding and insight.... [-]

United Kingdom London
August 2019
Part-time
5 days
Campus
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London Business School

This programme aims to provide a primer on the structure and practice of institutional private equity investment. ... [+]

Programme overview

Understanding the private equity financing processThe Private Equity Programme at London Business School aims to provide a primer on the structure and practice of institutional private equity investment.

The objective is to provide an understanding of the private equity financing process, building familiarity with the structure and key institutional features of the global private equity industry.

Private Equity Institute, London Business School – the first of its kind in EuropeThe Institute's vision is to advance the understanding of private equity and venture capital by conducting objective, reliable research and providing a forum for exchanging accurate, meaningful information on current trends and challenges. The advantage of being within a cab's ride of the headquarters of some of the world's leading private equity practitioners has enabled it to engage and foster relationships with key stakeholders on all levels.... [-]

United Kingdom London
August 2019
Part-time
3 days
Campus
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London Business School

This course develops skills in managing the investment assets of foundations, endowments, universities, charities and so on. ... [+]

Programme overview

Foundation and Endowment Asset Management develops skills in managing the investment assets of foundations, endowments, universities, charities, and philanthropies. The programme provides insights into domestic and international investment in all the main asset classes. Themes covered include:

asset allocation portfolio construction investment styles manager selection performance measurement sustainable spending

Real-world cases studiesThe programme includes contemporary, real-world case studies that explore how endowments may best be managed. Some of these cases are ongoing situations that confront current CEOs, CFOs and CIOs. Guest speakers are invited into the classroom while participants discuss the case.... [-]

United Kingdom London
August 2019
Part-time
6 days
Campus
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London Business School

The Mergers and Acquisitions programme is designed for senior executives and those with responsibility for acquisitions. ... [+]

Programme overview

'Manage the mergers and acquisitions process to create shareholder value.'

The Mergers and Acquisitions programme is designed for senior executives and those with responsibility for acquisitions. This four-day programme aims to help you frame and implement mergers and acquisitions strategies to develop competitive advantage and shareholder value. Developed in conjunction with Columbia Business School, Mergers and Acquisitions at London Business School is distinctly international in focus.

Drawing on experienced faculty and practitioners from both sides of the Atlantic, this programme will provide you with the necessary frameworks and tools to enable you to participate with confidence in all stages of the acquisitions process.... [-]

United Kingdom London
August 2019
Part-time
4 days
Campus
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London Business School

The course will take you into the realm of complex financial decision-making and teach how to identify the standard tools. ... [+]

Programme overview

Learn how to tackle intricate valuation and corporate financing decisions effectively

Advanced Corporate Finance will take you into the realm of complex financial decision-making. You will be confronted with a series of real business case studies drawn from various industries and countries which feature an array of financial decisions.

The aim is to identify which of the standard tools are suitable for each business situation, which are not, and which need to be adapted in order to accommodate the complexities of real business.

This being an advanced course, knowledge of standard valuation and financing tools, as covered in the Corporate Finance Modular Programme, is assumed.... [-]

United Kingdom London
August 2019
Part-time
5 days
Campus
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London Business School

The Programme enables you to acquire tools in three self-contained modules, gives you ample time to absorb the material. ... [+]

Programme overview

Acquire the toolkit needed to succeed as a finance professional

Finance professionals face increasingly complex tasks in today's fast-paced business environment. To be successful, they need to master a wide range of corporate finance tools and understand how to use them.

The Corporate Finance Modular Programme enables you to acquire these tools in three self-contained modules, set six to eight weeks apart to give you ample time to absorb the material.

Financial Accounting and Analysis (module 1) explains how to read and interpret financial statements

Corporate Finance and Valuation (module 2) looks at valuation techniques and their applications... [-]

United Kingdom London
August 2019
Part-time
3 weeks
Campus
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University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Although the program primarily focuses on quantitative strategies in U.S. equities, the basic principles can be applied to other assets and to the international arena. ... [+]

This program examines the latest research on investment strategies. Although the program primarily focuses on quantitative strategies in U.S. equities, the basic principles can be applied to other assets and to the international arena.

The program will expose investment professionals both to fundamental concepts in portfolio management and to cutting-edge research – including new research in behavioral finance. Starting with the building blocks of risk and return, the seminar discusses building quantitative strategies, assessing and controlling investment risk, implementing strategies, and minimizing trading costs. Participants will also tackle a case study designed around the use of portfolio software for asset management. The case study will illustrate the various methodologies presented during the program, including the use of factor models for asset management. The last day of the program is devoted to the increasingly important hedge fund industry.... [-]

United Kingdom London
September 2019
Part-time
5 days
Campus
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University of Chicago Booth School of Business

This program will enhance your ability to understand financial reports, better communicate with financial officers in your organization, evaluate your unit's financial pe ... [+]

This five-day program will enhance your ability to understand financial reports, better communicate with financial officers in your organization, evaluate your unit's financial performance, and make sound financial decisions.

The purpose of this course is to help nonfinancial managers interpret data from financial reports, including balance sheets, income statements, budgets, and divisional performance reports and make better business decisions based upon this information. The program will teach the analysis of historical performance of financial reports and forecasting financial performance.

Participants will be better able to communicate the financial goals and performances of their departments to outside sources. They will improve their understanding and be able to use financial language to communicate with others, including financial managers in their organizations.... [-]

United Kingdom London
September 2019
Part-time
5 days
Campus
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University of Chicago Booth School of Business

The purpose of this course is to help managers gain a thorough understanding of what financial derivatives are, how they work, how they are used. ... [+]

The purpose of this course is to help financial managers, general managers, senior functional managers, and other nonfinancial managers gain a thorough understanding of what financial derivatives are, how they work, how they are used, and how to measure the risks and rewards associated with them.

While using and trading derivatives can add enormous value to a firm, a lack of understanding of risk management techniques can easily lead to disaster. It is, therefore, vital for financial and nonfinancial firms to be knowledgeable about the latest tools, tactics, and strategies for risk management.

Program Goals

You will leave this course with a solid and immediately useful understanding of:... [-]

United Kingdom London
September 2019
Part-time
3 days
Campus
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