The Ultimate Guide to Financial Engineering Career

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A multidisciplinary field, Financial Engineering uses computational and mathematical finance knowledge to determine the potential and risks of a financial investment instrument. FinanceWalk presents a detailed Financial Engineering career guide to finance aspirants. What is Financial Engineering? The Norman and Adele Barron Professor of Management at Boston University, Zvi Bodie, defined Financial Engineering as “the […]

How Do Investment Companies Work?

How do investment firms work

An investment company or fund is a partnership, trust or corporation that “pools” money from shareholders and invests it in appropriate security instruments and multiply investment money. The working of investment companies is based on few collective features. They are discussed in detail. 1) Close-Ended Structure Investment companies have a close-ended structure which means that […]

5 Ways Technology Will Shape Your Finance Career in 2015

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Technology is redefining the financial industry, making it essential for anyone in a finance career to understand the evolving role of technology in financial services. How does technology impact your finance career? There are two kinds of people in the workforce today. One is a generation of workforce who doesn’t know a world without Internet […]

Looking for Profile Change? Get into Investor Relations Profile

Investor Relations

The National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI) defines Investor Relations (IR) as the responsibility to ensure the development and continuance of a two-way communication between a company and its stakeholders (investors). It is a strategic management profile where a person needs to possess communication, finance, marketing and security laws knowledge to manage investor relations. It is […]

SG Analytics: Careers, Salary, Interview and Company Review

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Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Pune, SG Analytics is a leading financial service KPO working with Market Research, Financial Services Companies and Business Consulting Firms. Their business analysis and data research and management solutions assist both small and large organisations to focus on core business processes. The team at SG Analytics is formed with […]

Actuary as a Career: Potential Career Paths

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If you are a mathematical genius, a love of logic, have problem solving skills with business awareness, good in communication and excellent in number crunching, think of a career as an actuary today. Actuary – A Brief History The actuarial profession gains a formal presence in 1848 after the Institute of Actuaries is established in London. […]