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What is a Depositary Receipt?

Equity Markets

Foundational

What is a Depositary Receipt?

As an alternative to issuing shares on offshore exchanges, companies can undertake equity issuance in international markets in the form of  a depositary receipt (DR). Keith explains the benefits of DRs, what they are, and how they work.

Keith Mullin07:06

Insurance Regulation (1/2): Why do we need it?

Insurance

Foundational

Insurance Regulation (1/2): Why do we need it?

In the first video of this series, Sukhy emphasises the importance of regulating insurance companies with reference to the infamous collapse of AIG during the financial crisis. Sukhy discusses the international role of the Financial Stability Board (FSB) in insurance regulation post-financial crisis.

Sukhy Kaur09:17

Accounting Basics (1/12): History of Accounting

Legal & Accounting

Foundational

Accounting Basics (1/12): History of Accounting

In the first video on this series, Saket describes the evolution of accounting, tracing back 7000 years, noting key developments which have shaped accounting into the process we know today.

Saket Modi03:34

COVID Cognition (1/2)

Regulation

Foundational

COVID Cognition (1/2)

As an extra to Christian's Behavioural Science series, in this video Christian examines the world's largest behavioural science experiment, also known as, COVID-19. He discusses how it has highlighted weaknesses in our mental models, and why we didn't see it coming.  

Christian Hunt07:03

Hedge Fund Introduction (1/3): Background and History

Financial Sectors

Foundational

Hedge Fund Introduction (1/3): Background and History

In the first video of this introductory series on Hedge Funds, Trevor identifies the factors associated with a hedge fund - its use of short selling and leverage. And then provides a brief history along with the market today.

Trevor Pugh06:10

Private Equity (1/15): What is it?

Private Equity

Foundational

Private Equity (1/15): What is it?

In this exciting series on private equity, shot entirely from home, Gavin discusses its three defining features - negotiation, exit and activism - and private equity's classification as an asset class.

Gavin Ryan09:13

Leadership (1/8): Why use stories?

Leadership

Foundational

Leadership (1/8): Why use stories?

In the first video to this new series on Leadership, Mandy highlights the importance of storytelling as one of the most powerful means that leaders have to influence, teach, and inspire, and discusses why it is so effective for learning.

Mandy Hickson02:58