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 Photograph of Tom Kirchmaier    


FMG Research Associate awarded a SWIFT grant|

Dr Tom Kirchmaier| (FMG), along with his co-researcher Dr Renée Adams, has been awarded a SWIFT grant. The SWIFT Institute| has awarded Tom and Renée a grant of €15,000 for their study on gender diversity that will offer a global perspective of women in finance through the first cross-country study on the topic of gender diversity on boards of financial firms.




Media articles|   

Rate rise pattern is different time|, 2 April 2014


The US Federal Reserve’s forward guidance last May that it would soon begin to “taper” its asset purchases marked the start of a new phase of global monetary normalisation, writes Charles Goodhart (FMG) in article for The Financial Times.

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In the news| 

Anthony Hilton: Calls for change to an absurd system|, 1 April 2014

There is mounting evidence that much of today's financial system is dysfunctional and that too often it meets its own needs rather than those of its clients. Paul Woolley (founder of the Paul Woolley Centre is quoted).

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