A financial crisis in an advanced market economy like that of the United States or the European Union or even a stock market collapse in China can send shock waves throughout the world. The interconnectedness of global financial markets and the importance of the dollar were highlighted during the 2008 global financial crisis.
The Global Finance study route offers the knowledge and tools necessary for the young individuals aspiring to become global citizens sought after in the financial services job market. This module delivers a well-balanced syllabus with theoretical and applied elements and an emphasis on contemporary problems of today's global financial markets. The classroom time will be a combination of lectures, presentations by industry professionals, seminars and practical sessions. In addition, students will have a unique opportunity to take part in bespoke training sessions focusing on quantitative and interpersonal skills alike.