Book Chapter:  "Global Financial Architecture: Emerging Issues and Agenda for Reforms”. (2021), Chapter 7 in Contemporary Issues in Development Finance

Joshua Yindenaba Abor, Angela Azumah Alu, David Mathuva, Joe Nellis

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A very big welcome to the Economics & Banking Group our two new academics who are part of our growing and dynamic team

Dr Nashwa Saleh, Director of the Full-time MBA Programme and Senior Lecturer who joined in August 2021.
Dr Lakshmy Subramanian, Lecturer in Financial Economics who joined in May 2021.


Retail and Digital Banking MSc 2021-23 Orientation Day – 22 March 2021

Professor Catarina Figueira, Programme Director and Professor David Oglethorpe, Pro-Vice Chancellor and Dean of the School of Management welcomed new students from HSBC, First Direct, Metro Bank, M&S Bank, Nationwide and the Co-operative Bank of Kenya.

Guest speakers:
Jennifer Prew, Head of Professional Development, Chartered Banker Institute
Jake Tween, Head of Apprenticeships, DSW
David Thomasson, Chief Commercial Officer, Metro Bank
James Hewitson, Head of Wealth Management & Insurance, HSBC


Register for our next Open Day and find out more about the Retail and Digital Banking MSc

The Retail and Digital Banking MSc is the 1st UK Mastership in Banking accredited by the Chartered Banker Institute. The programme provides a unique opportunity for you to gain an advanced-level understanding of retail banking, digital business, management, organisation management, marketing and business strategy.

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Retail and Digital Banking MSc

Senior banking practitioners from Metro Bank; David Thomasson, Chief Commercial Officer, Kat Robinson, Customer Experience Director and Andy Piggott, Director of Lending Products, brought the latest thinking and best practice into the virtual classroom in the latest module ‘Retail Banking and Product Management’.

Guest presenters Jessica Myers from Metro Bank and Nick Emmel from Mr. President delivered about Creative Product Growth Strategies and Brand Management.


Paper: Barriers and drivers of the global imbalance of wind energy diffusion: A meta-analysis from a wind power Original Equipment Manufacturer perspective

Jan Willem Zwarteveen, Catarina Figueira, Imran Zawwar, Andrew Angus

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