Accounting & Finance news

LUMS top for ‘research power’ in UK research ranking 18/12/14

LUMS top for ‘research power’ in UK research ranking

Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) is the most research-intensive business school in the UK, according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) published 18 December 2014.

Good decision making and corporate governance 15/12/14

Good decision making and corporate governance

In a guest blog on the Industry and Parliament Trust website, Professor Steve Young describes the discussions on corporate governace that he chaired at a policy session at the House of Commons on 10 December.

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Students vote Andrea Quail 'staff member of the year' 11/12/14

Students vote Andrea Quail 'staff member of the year'

Andrea Quail has been voted the ‘LUMS Staff Member of the Year’ by students at Lancaster University Management School.

How micro-finance within the welfare system could help the hard-up to save 10/12/14

How micro-finance within the welfare system could help the hard-up to save

If you rely on benefits, accessing a trustworthy financial system is hard, says Mark Shackleton, writing in The Conversation.

14/11/14

PhD Student Workshop in Finance and Accounting: Job Market & Employment Skills

The Accounting and Finance Department is hosting an ESRC-sponsored NWDTC training event for PhD students on 20 November on Job Market & Employment Skills.

Why CFA might become the new MBA degree 11/08/14

Why CFA might become the new MBA degree

CFA charter holders are thought to have an advantage over MBAs in the financial sector. But will it become the new qualification of choice?