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Peter Eisenhardt
Market Bubbles Introduction

Market Bubbles Introduction

People never change. Over optimism, wishful thinking, the ability to suspend reality, and herd mentality are human traits that are part of what makes us who we are and won’t just disappear. As a result, the next market bubble is never far away.

21st March 2021 • Peter Eisenhardt

Robert Ellison
Now You See Me

Now You See Me

Central Banks could issue Digital Currencies with a time limit. Let’s call them Time Limited Central Bank Digital Currencies (“TL-CBDCs”). Just like those banknotes falling from the helicopter, TL-CBDCs would be backed by the national central bank, and accepted as payment everywhere.

4th January 2021 • Robert Ellison

January Carmalt
A Day in the life of … A Credit Research Analyst

A Day in the life of … A Credit Research Analyst

At its essence, a research analyst’s job is to cut through the volatility, rather than be swept along with the tide, and critically examine the underlying fundamentals of a given enterprise, economy or asset class.

4th January 2021 • January Carmalt

Robert Ellison
Five interview tips for investment-banking

Five interview tips for investment-banking

Let me start with a warning. Investment banks are supremely neuro-diverse environments, which makes final-stage interviews highly subjective.

18th November 2020 • Robert Ellison

Tim Hall
Buyside vs Sellside

Buyside vs Sellside

To develop into a solid investor or sell-side bankers requires heavy commitment early in one’s career.

18th November 2020 • Tim Hall

Prasad Gollakota
Learning & Development in 2025

Learning & Development in 2025

Technology has and will continue to revolutionise our world and daily lives.

13th May 2020 • Prasad Gollakota

Robert Ellison
The Sum of All Fears

The Sum of All Fears

One of my all-time favourite movies is The Sum of All Fears.

13th May 2020 • Robert Ellison

Ciaran Rooney
Supporting students during the COVID-19 pandemic

Supporting students during the COVID-19 pandemic

The Finance Unlocked team's response to support students during the COVID-19 pandemic.

2nd April 2020 • Ciaran Rooney