Committee Introduction Zi Xiang Zhou FIB, Y1 Y1 Ambassador Sean FIB, Y1 Y1 Ambassador Leo CorpFin, MSc MSc Ambassador
Outline Speed Networking Events Activities 2013/14 Career in Finance Aims 2013/14 Committee Introduction
Aims 2013/14 Connect top students with top employers; Exchange ideas and find new connections; Raise awareness about financial markets; Facilitate in securing internships/insight programs; Make the most important events in the City more accessible; Encourage both professional and personal development; Promote Finance society, University and its subsidiaries.
“Adults being forced to take on jobs traditionally reserved for students, says CIBC World Markets.” Top employers are receiving more than 100 applications for each position. We're not looking for everyone to have a PhD in finance, but we're looking for them to have done anything that they like in the world and done a good job at it and feel deeply about it.” Suzanne Gauron, MD, Investment Management Division, Goldman Sachs Career in Finance
Questionnaire Why you decided to join Finance Society? What are your expectations? What event/opportunity would be the most exciting to you? Specific area in finance that you are interested in? Anything you would like to add?
Activities for ‘13-’14 CAREER EVENTS
Activities for ‘13-’14 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Activities for ‘13-’14 TRADING
Upcoming Events YEAR 1 Spring Insight Program YEAR 2 Summer Internship YEAR 3 Graduate Scheme Brand Ambassador
FINSOC Events Careers Session – Thursday, 24 th of October 2013, 17:00, Palmer Building. – Success stories from the final year students. – Insight into spring programs and internships. – Upcoming events and fieldtrips. Trading Simulation – Monday, 28 th of October 2013, 18:00, ICMA Centre Dealing Room. – Experience live trading on a news driven simulation. Bloomberg Aptitude Test – Thursday, 31 st of October, 12:00, Palmer Building. – Test your numerical, verbal and logical reasoning capabilities. Networking in Finance – Monday, 18 th of November 2013, ICMA Centre. – Guest speaker from Bloomberg will deliver a presentation.
ICMA Centre Events Meet the Leaders (Finance, Energy, Tech and Pharma). – 24 th of October 2013, ICMA Centre. Nordea Bank Presentation – 30 th of October 2013, ICMA Centre. Guest Speaker Dr. James Gifford, PRI – 1 st of November 2013, ICMA Centre.
External Events Morgan Stanley - Operations Event – 23 rd of October 2013, 17:00-20:00, Morgan Stanley Offices, 25 Cabot Square, Canary Wharf, London. Deutsche Bank - DB3D Event – 28 th of October 2013, 12:00-17:00, Deutsche Bank Offices, Winchester House, London. Schroders - Investment Management Event – 30 th of October 2013, – 20.00, Schroders Head Office, 31 Gresham Street, London, EC2V 7QA. Barclays - CityView Interbank Technology – 31 st of October 2013, 16:00-20:00, HSBC, 8 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London. Nomura - Global Markets Research Event – 6 th of November 2013, 17:30-20:00, 1 Angel Lane, London, EC4R 3AB. LSE Investment Banking Conference – 20 th of November 2013, Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, London.
Thank you for your attention! Careers Session: Thursday, 24 th of October, 17:00, Palmer Building. – Success stories from the final year students – Insight into spring programs and internships – Upcoming events and fieldtrips Follow FINSOC at: – – https://www.facebook.com/thefinancesoc https://www.facebook.com/thefinancesoc – https://www.facebook.com/groups/RUTIS/ https://www.facebook.com/groups/RUTIS/