Maryjane Mokgethi, a student on AIFMRM’s MCom in Risk Management of Financial Markets programme, headed to New York to attend the UN Global Leaders Summit. Her winning solution, in a UN Global Compact competition, focuses on the problem of food waste and was presented at the Summit this September.Read more "UCT rising star presents solution to food waste at UN Global Leaders Summit"
To harness the power of blockchain technology for the continent, we need a new generation of highly skilled professionals to drive its application. South Africa will soon see a first-of-its-kind intensive skills building boot camp and hackathon to achieve just that.Read more "What we need to keep blockchain booming in Africa"
Giving children a decent mathematics education is about more than teaching numbers – it is about fighting unemployment and creating opportunities. It may also help save the planet, says one expert.Read more "Five myths about maths debunked"
Careers in finance are evolving quickly, and yet perceptions about working in the industry remain outdated. Here are the trends for 2018, according to industry experts.Read more "Six Things Finance Graduates Need to Know"
Women are increasingly choosing finance as a career option, but more work is needed to encourage them to pursue postgraduate study and leadership positions. Could increased access to positive role models hold the key?Read more "Women in finance need role models to break glass ceiling"