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… Read More →

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… Read More →

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… Read More →

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…. Read More →