Can the renminbi become the world’s reserve currency?

Posted by Richard Willsher on 15-Aug-2019 09:00:00

Technically, China’s “people’s currency,” the renminbi (RMB), is already a reserve currency. However, it will take a lot longer for it to become the preferred global unit of exchange.

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Topics: "MSc in Global Finance", renminbi

Why submit your application early?

Posted by MSc in Global Finance Admissions Team on 01-Aug-2019 09:00:00

There are many benefits to applying early for the Cass MSc Global Finance (online), from being more likely to get a quick decision on your application to having more time to prepare your documents and get ready to start your course.

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Topics: "MSc in Global Finance application"

Top 5 tips for choosing a distance learning course

Posted by Cass online on 25-Jul-2019 10:00:00

With so many courses being offered through distance learning in today’s globalised world, it can be difficult to sift your way through to find the one that’s right for you.

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Topics: "Online learning", distance learning

What’s it like to study an online MSc in Global Finance with Cass Business School?

Posted by Cass online on 11-Jul-2019 09:00:00

At Cass, our goal is to provide our students with a learning experience that’s transformational on both a personal and professional level. We spoke to recent Cass online MSc in Global Finance graduate Neetish Rampersad about his experience.

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Topics: "MSc in Global Finance", "Cass MSc in Global Finance"

The common reporting standard - no place to hide

Posted by Richard Willsher on 27-Jun-2019 10:00:00

In May 2014, 47 countries agreed to a standard developed by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) to enable financial institutions to automatically exchange account information with foreign tax authorities; it is called the Common Reporting Standard (CRS). As yet it is still not that common.

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Topics: "Cass MSc in Global Finance"

3 benefits of online learning

Posted by Cass online on 13-Jun-2019 10:00:00

Online learning has become the study method of choice for many professionals looking for flexible ways to gain further qualifications. Without the need to attend a fixed location or adhere to rigid class schedules, online learning allows you the freedom and flexibility to continue with your work and other commitments while you study.

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What makes the Channel Islands an international financial centre?

Posted by Richard Willsher on 30-May-2019 10:00:00

What is it about the Channel Islands? “Offshore financial centres” or “tax havens”? It depends who you talk to. Either way, Guernsey and Jersey transact billions of pounds worth of financial operations each year but why? What is the attraction?

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Topics: "MSc in Global Finance", "Cass MSc in Global Finance", Global Finance analysis, Global Finance news

Where is wealth being created?

Posted by Richard Willsher on 28-Feb-2019 09:20:00

North America still creates more wealth than any other region of the world but this is changing rapidly.

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Topics: "Cass MSc in Global Finance", "Global Finance masters application", Global Finance analysis, Global Finance news

Making money the old fashioned way

Posted by Richard Willsher on 04-Dec-2018 09:30:00

It is a myth, universally acknowledged, that a techie with enough private equity backing can become superrich. The facts, however, suggest there are plenty of other ways to do so.

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Topics: "MSc in Global Finance", "Cass MSc in Global Finance", Global Finance analysis, Global Finance news

Indexation: when the music stops

Posted by Richard Willsher on 02-Nov-2018 10:00:00

It's easy. Because your money is not earning much on deposit with a bank, you decide to buy some shares. After all, stock markets have been rising steadily since the financial crisis 10 years ago.

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Topics: Global Finance analysis, Global Finance news