Finance

Students flock to study quant finance in record numbers

Report quantities of college students have signed up to study quantitative finance, as demand from customers for the roles inside of financial investment organizations considerably outstrips provide.

Fitch Team, the economic info and education and learning corporation, recognized 600 enrollees on to its certification of quantitative finance programme this year, a 20 per cent rise on very last year’s intake and the highest stage considering the fact that it launched in 2003. A third of the college students arrived from India and China, which have grow to be hotbeds for quant recruiters.

“There is certainly a skills shortage in quant

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Here’s what Finance Ministry claims about women and social schemes


As the world celebrates Women’s Day on Sunday, the finance ministry has come up with a list of social welfare schemes it has launched during the Modi government. However, Micro Save Consulting also came out with a study on financial inclusion, which says 65 per cent of women either did not have access to formal financial services or were dormant users of these services in 2017. It says a blanket approach to financial inclusion does not work, because it overlooks variation among women


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“Broken” Company’s Own Finance IT Overhaul Delayed

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But firm wins a “major reduction in client penalty payments”

Outsourcing giant Capita’s 2019 was a bloodbath, earnings reported this week showed, with the company slumping to a £62.6 million loss, from 2018 profits of £272 million.

The company saw £78 million-worth of contracts terminated or re-negotiated in 2019, as it struggled to rebuild a desperately damaged reputation for poor performance.

The company cited a “major reduction in client penalty payments” as a bright spot.

Amid amid an aggressive, sweeping restructuring, including sustained investment in its own internal processes, IT and teams, it hopes to turn the

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