Meet Ryan Clifford – MSc Banking and Finance Alumn Working in FinTech

Ryan Clifford studied MSc Banking and Finance part-time at Queen Mary between 2016 and 2018. Since graduating, he has gone on to work in the FinTech industry, currently working as a Developer Relations Lead at the Financial Services firm Finastra. … More Meet Ryan Clifford – MSc Banking and Finance Alumn Working in FinTech

Internships and event success: Angaaraa

Angaaraa Enkhbayar, MsC Finance Last October, just after enrolment and first lectures, I received an email from the Careers and Enterprise team at Queen Mary, with the subject title “Win an internship – Pipster Trading competition.” At that time, I had attended quite a few different employers’ events and workshops organised by them. Keeping in … More Internships and event success: Angaaraa

Student story: Success with spring insight programmes

My name is Weronika and I am studying BSc Economics and Politics. As a first year undergraduate fascinated by the world of finance I was advised to apply for spring insight programmes organised by major financial institutions. After a long process of applying to 12 institutions, I was accepted onto the programme at Royal Bank … More Student story: Success with spring insight programmes

Guest blog: Why students should consider a career in FinTech

As a student, thinking about your future can be a daunting prospect – especially if you’re considering careers and industries that aren’t so widely known about. One such industry might be FinTech (financial technology), an emerging industry that uses new technology to improve financial services. A hugely exciting and rapidly growing industry, FinTech covers many … More Guest blog: Why students should consider a career in FinTech