Accounting & Finance news

LUMS graduates share insights about financial and banking industries 03/03/15

LUMS graduates share insights about financial and banking industries

On 6-7th February 2015, over 120 Lancaster students interested in careers in investment banking and related areas of the financial sector benefited from valuable insights shared by successful LUMS alumni.

11/02/15

Accounting & Finance welcomes new faculty

The Department of Accounting and Finance is delighted to welcome several new members of faculty this academic year.

Students to receive up to £40,000 on the EY Assurance Scholarship 11/02/15

Students to receive up to £40,000 on the EY Assurance Scholarship

Building on the success of the unique EY Degree, Lancaster University Management school has launched a new Scholarship programme with professional services firm EY. 

How to achieve a 95% pass rate in CFA Level I 09/02/15

How to achieve a 95% pass rate in CFA Level I

LUMS Masters students studying finance achieved a remarkable 95% pass rate in the Chartered Financial Analysis exams last year – compared to a 46% average. Paul Clarke explores the LUMS success in an article on the eFinancial Careers website.

View article on the eFinancial Careers website
New finance Masters in heart of the City 09/02/15

New finance Masters in heart of the City

LUMS partners with Fitch Learning to offer the CFA Level II qualification through a London-based Masters degree.

Gas will replace oil in the UK – with or without fracking 06/02/15

Gas will replace oil in the UK – with or without fracking

Fracking might be unpopular with the public and many politicians but gas is still a good bet, says Mark Shackleton, writing in The Conversation.