From addressing climate change to adjusting interest rates, just about every job, in every industry, is dependent on technology – and those who understand it. For this, mathematical proficiency is a crucial prerequisite.Read more "Want a fulfilling job in the future? Make sure you brush up on your maths"
A team of students on the MCom in Risk Management of Financial Markets won the 4th annual FNB Stockbroking and Portfolio Management Trading Game.Read more "Big win for UCT team in FNB Stockbroking and Portfolio Management trading competition"
Four of AIFMRM’s PhD students submitted their theses and graduated in 2018 – the first PhD graduates since AIFMRM’s inception in 2014. We caught up with them to find out more about their journeys and their reflections on the PhD process.Read more "AIFMRM celebrates its first PhD graduates"
Producing graduates for the world of finance is an expensive, specialised and time-consuming business. Can universities keep pace with the requirements of a rapidly changing industry?Read more "The future of finance: Are universities prepared?"
A study tour to the US confirmed two things for six AIFMRM fintech master’s candidates: a burgeoning of disruptive fintech technologies, driven by artificial intelligence, blockchain and big data – and that UCT’s degrees and students can hold their own globally.Read more "Fintech students on par with world’s best"