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MSc degreeInvestment Management

Coventry University United Kingdom, Coventry / London
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Overview

Financial markets are becoming ever more innovative, dynamic and
global. The MSc Investment Management is designed as a specialist
programme aimed at students wishing to pursue a career in the
expanding financial services sector.

The programme of study is designed to be more practical  with less
emphasis on the use of mathematical methods. For example, teaching
makes use of the industry-standard Reuters 3000 Xtra financial
database.

Programme Structure

Semester 1

  • Investment Analysis using Reuters
  • Institutional Investments
  • Bond Markets and Fixed Income Securities
  • Quantitative Methods for Finance

Semester 2

  • Portfolio Management
  • Financial Risk Management
  • Behavioural Finance
  • International Financial Markets

Semester 3

  • Research Methods
  • Dissertation or Company Internship and Report

Career opportunities

Some of our graduates find jobs in the City of London whilst others
find jobs in the financial services sectors of their home countries.

Career opportunities include:

  • Investment management for pension funds, institutional investors
    and private clients
  • Securities trading in equities, bonds and derivatives
  • Private client investment advice
  • Stock broking with its associated investment advice and management
  • Investment banking, including the analysis of new share issues
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Application start
Aug 1, 2017
Application deadline
Sep 1, 2017 23:59 (GMT)

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.