Accounting & Finance news

LUMS subjects rank in top 100 in QS World University Rankings 2016 22/03/16

LUMS subjects rank in top 100 in QS World University Rankings 2016

Lancaster University Management School has been ranked in the top 100 worldwide in a number of subject areas.

LUMS’ Mark Shackleton interviews Nobel Laureate Robert Shiller 17/03/16

LUMS’ Mark Shackleton interviews Nobel Laureate Robert Shiller

Professor Mark Shackleton was selected to interview American Nobel Laureate Professor Robert Shiller on the opening day of Surrey University’s Global Student Summit this week.

Text analytics mines corporate reports for fraud 15/02/16

Text analytics mines corporate reports for fraud

Regulators are using text analytics to identify fraudulent information revealed in annual reports, Steve Young reports on the ACCA website.

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New ACCA pathway speeds professional qualification for MSc Finance students 11/12/15

New ACCA pathway speeds professional qualification for MSc Finance students

MSc Finance students at Lancaster will now be able to gain ACCA Professional-level qualifications more quickly, thanks to additional accreditation from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).

Breakthrough carbon capture technique ushers in era of guilt-free gas 26/11/15

Breakthrough carbon capture technique ushers in era of guilt-free gas

LUMS's Mark Shackleton discusses a new technique which might change the future of fuel.

SPAC for good? 24/11/15

SPAC for good?

Dr Lars Helge Hass of the Department of Accounting and Finance is quoted in Financier Worldwide magazine, talking about the effects on the investment landscape of special purpose acquisition companies, or 'SPAC' for short.

View on the Financier Worldwide website