The first event that the new exec will bring you is the ATASS Office trip. We will be going to their head office in Exeter where attendees will get a taste of sports modelling. The society is providing transport from and to campus in the form of a minibus. There will only be 10 places for the trip. The trip is happening in term 3. Wednesday May 1, 2013 (Week 2). If you want to attend please send an e-mail to email@example.com.
Places are allocated on a first come first serve basis. So confirm your places as soon as possible!
Plan for the day:
- Leave campus at 0800
- Reach ATASS at 1200
- Lunch (Buffet lunch provided by ATASS)
- Office tour
- Modelling seminar until 1730
- Reach campus at around 2100
What: ATASS Office Trip
When: Wednesday May 1, 2013 at 0800
Why attend: Get to experiment with modelling technique used at ATASS.
To find out more about ATASS visit their website: http://www.atass-sports.co.uk
Below are the minutes from our most recent meeting. Feel free to have a read and let us know of anything you think should be brought up at our next meeting.
Meeting minutes 060213
Below are the links for the revision guides. Please try to order until Wednesday, 13th February, so that delivery could be done earlier, say Week 9.
MORSE Society members get the guides at a discount this time.
ST115 revision guide (£1.50 members only):
MA106 Linear Algebra+Analysis II Revision Guide (£2.50 members only)
ST115 revision guide (£3.50 Non members):
MA106 Linear Algebra+Analysis II Revision Guide (£4.50 Non members)
Warwick Business School Society and MORSE Society are collaborating to offer members of the two societies the opportunity to take part in a unique Trading Workshop conducted by Instructus (a financial education company who bring a level of experience unmatched in the mainstream financial education market, as well as running their own hedge fund), accompanied by the former COO of Citi Europe.
Tickets will be £15, stay tuned for further payment information. There are only 50 tickets available so this will sell out fast.
Programme for the evening:
Instructus Markets’ Investment Banking and Markets Masterclass covers the major capital market activities and introduces students to the roles, functions and divisions within investment banks and investing institutions. For any prospective graduate or internship applicant looking to embark on a career in the sector, this is an invaluable course, equipping you with the knowledge required to succeed in a highly competitive graduate recruitment market.
Understanding an integrated Investment Bank
o Identifying roles, divisions and functions
o Discussing trade life cycle (research, sales, sales trading, trading)
o Corporate finance and M&A
o Regions and sectors (EMEA, Asia etc)
Buy side Vs Sell side functions
o Sell side brokers and traders (investment banks)
o Buy side investors (hedge funds and investment funds)
o How industry changes have affected these businesses
o Client relationships and commission
o Managing client relationships
o Overview of corporate, retail and investment banking
o Who are they
o How do they operate
o What services do they require
How to get into finance
o What prospective employers are looking for from graduates
o Interview preparation and CV advice
o How to tailor a covering letter
o Think smart: other career opportunities
o Interview questions and knowledge requirements
o Speaking with confidence
Check out the resources for first years to find the first of the analysis & foundation revision questions. Keep checking the website over the year to check for any new revision material in the Resources section of the website as they will benefit you greatly!
Foundation revision guides will be avaliable for collectionon Monday of Week 10. You should have already ordered your guide but if you missed the deadline please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org and we will let you know if we have any spares avaliable for sale. These are very useful revision guides which contain a mix of foundation and analysis revision material so make sure you do not miss out on the opportunity to get your hands on one before you start revising in the Christmas holidays for the January exams!