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LUMS hosts Islamic Banking and Finance conference 10/07/14

LUMS hosts Islamic Banking and Finance conference

The Gulf One Lancaster Centre for Economics Research (GOLCER) was the host for the 4th Islamic Banking and Finance conference, which took place at LUMS in June this year.

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Building excellence in UK growth hubs 10/07/14

Building excellence in UK growth hubs

Over 60 delegates from 20 growth hubs attended a Lancaster University-led workshop in London on Wednesday aimed at furthering excellence in local and national business support.

Heads of family businesses help guide future research 10/07/14

Heads of family businesses help guide future research

Successful UK family businesses have been helping to guide Lancaster University Management School research, as part of a two-day strategy event held by the Centre for Family Business.

Top award from Microsoft for Lancaster intern 26/06/14

Top award from Microsoft for Lancaster intern

Lancaster Marketing student Olly Heron has won a prestigious prize from Microsoft during his 12-month placement with the company.

MSc Finance ranked 35th in latest Financial Times world ranking 26/06/14

MSc Finance ranked 35th in latest Financial Times world ranking

Lancaster's popular MSc Finance has been ranked 35th in the world, and in the top 10 in the UK, in the FT’s Masters in Finance Pre-Experience 2014 ranking.

Focus Africa creates new career networks 19/06/14

Focus Africa creates new career networks

More than 200 students from universities across the UK met with employers from Africa in a unique careers fair organised by a team of Lancaster Masters students.

The Economist: 'MBA Diary - On Reflection' 19/06/14

The Economist: 'MBA Diary - On Reflection'

IMPM participant Damiano Baj on how the IMPM's focus on reflection is already reshaping his practice as a manager.

Read on The Economist website
The skills mismatch 19/06/14

The skills mismatch

Geraint Johnes says that government, business and education must do more to make the matching of workers to jobs as efficient as possible.

Read on the Policy Network website
Lancaster MBA team reaches China UK Challenge finals 18/06/14

Lancaster MBA team reaches China UK Challenge finals

A team of Lancaster MBA students have made it through to the finals of this year’s China UK Entrepreneurship Challenge.