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Routes to Enhancing Achievement

A series of events to guide you through the financial services industry and the opportunities available to you.

REACH events will take place at Peninsular House, London.

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Why do it?

Reach will give you an insight into the world of banking & finance whilst highlighting some of the key issues the industry is facing surrounding diversity. You will hear from a range of industry speakers on their career journeys and will have a chance to question our panel.  You will discover some of the key skills needed to help you succeed in the banking & finance industry and will also have the opportunity to find out more about our specialised degree programmes.

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Who is it for?

We encourage you to register for our Reach event if you:

  • Will be a Year 13 student during the 2018/2019 academic year or are holding a conditional/ unconditional firm offer to study with us this September.
  • Have a broad interest in finance, economics and business
  • Are considering applying to university
  • Are interested in a career in Banking & Finance

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How do I apply?

Applications are closed. We will open up the next REACH event in September.

Please note that we will require permission from your Teacher/ Tutor that you are able to attend this event. Permission forms will be provided after you have registered.


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What does it cost?

This event is free for all students.

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Example agenda from our last REACH event

9.00 Arrival & Registration
9.15 Introduction
Hema Tank, Associate Dean
9.25 Icebreaker
Get to know each other with a fun activity to start the day.

Keynote speaker- Career Journey
Molly Blincow from Murano - Within four years at this international investment firm, Molly had risen to Director before she turned 30. Hear about her amazing journey.

10.15 Amplify Trading - Interactive Simulation Session 
Trading experts will take you through a series of real-life stock trading simulations.
13.15 Lunch
14.15 Meet the Employers
Hear from industry leaders and young professionals on their top tips on how to get ahead.
14.50 Degree Programmes
Daniella Peluso-White, Undergraduate Programme Manager, will talk you through the opportunities available to study in the heart of the financial district.
15.15 Break
15.25 Speed Networking
A chance to ask your questions and network with speakers from the day.
15.45 Closing remarks
16.00 Finish
16.05 Optional tour of the campus
16.30 Tour ends

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