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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… Read More →

Actuary as a Career: Potential Career Paths

Independent Financial Modeler

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…. Read More →

The Best of FinanceWalk 2014

Best of FinanceWalk 2014

What better way to send off 2014 than a look back on the most read and shared articles on FinanceWalk in 2014? This list often surprises me — what I thought were the best and most insightful posts rarely make it into the top ten (see: The Ultimate Equity Research Analyst Salary Guide, How to Do Industry… Read More →

What to Expect in Equity Research Interview?

Initial Phase - FW

James Valentine, the Principal and Founder of Analyst Solutions says 80% of equity research lacks insight, a conclusion derived after closely interviewing about 40 portfolio managers from Tokyo, Singapore, London and New York City. Wrong recruitment and misaligned work portfolio is often the reasons. It is as much the responsibility of the recruiter as it… Read More →

CopalAmba: A KPO Company Review

CopalAmba

The Indian finance KPO industry is extremely huge. It offers multiple career opportunities and if you want to enter KPO as a finance analyst or researcher, joining the ‘right’ company at the right time is mandatory. FinanceWalk talks about yet another KPO, known as CopalAmba, in our series of KPO company reviews. If you are… Read More →

IFRS Reporting: Is It an Excellent Career Option?

IFRS Reporting

The disintegration of international boundaries necessitated the establishment of common business practices which are globally understandable, verifiable and accessible. Among business practices, accountancy is a dominant subject. In this article, FinanceWalk introduces you to the concept of IFRS reporting, its career scope in India and how to pursue IFRS. What Is IFRS? International Financial Reporting… Read More →