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Working in Finance: the value of an EMBA

Three Cambridge Executive MBA students working in finance explain how their EMBA studies are preparing them for disruption, leadership development and future career prospects. The Cambridge Executive MBA programme attracts talented senior professionals from a variety of professions and industries.…

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Why accountants are a big deal when landing the big deals

As global mergers and acquisitions get set to accelerate over the coming years, accountants will find themselves busy. So what makes a great M&A accountant? In December the FT cast its eye over the global mergers and acquisitions landscape for…

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Quartz: Cambridge is teaching the world’s first business case study on weed

Cambridge Judge Business School and cannabis investor White Sheep Corp announced their collaboration on the first “seed-to-sale” accounting case study on the cannabis industry – “’High’ Profits From Accounting For Cannabis Plant Inventory”. The study is co-authored by Alan Jagolinzer,…

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Book-to-market ratio and inflexibility: the effect of unrecorded R&D capital

By Yuan Li, Research Associate, Cambridge Centre for Finance (CCFin) and Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance R&D investment has been playing an increasingly important role in the economy. However, accounting standard requires firms to immediately expense R&D as incurred.…

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New honour for Professor Elroy Dimson

Professor Elroy Dimson of Cambridge Judge Business School elected to Supervisory Council of the Geneva Finance Research Institute. Professor Elroy Dimson, Chairman of the Newton Centre for Endowment Asset Management at Cambridge Judge Business School, has been elected to the…

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What are bubbles?

Dr Qiusha Peng of the Cambridge Centre for Finance (CCFin) explains what bubbles mean to those in the financial world. Accompanying the high-flying US stocks this year, the topic "bubbles" recently is a star guest in the media. Talking with…

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Future finance and the Cambridge MBA advantage

As trends like passive finance, block chain and mobile banking ramp up their disruption of the global finance industry, how is the Cambridge MBA preparing candidates for the brave new future of finance? Life is getting ever faster and more…

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How to make cashflow work for you

Understanding cashflow patterns could help not only your own business but also the wider economy, says researcher Dr Xin Chang. Entrepreneur Ed Reeves is proud of the fact that he sent his first invoice to his first ever customer before…

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A time to venture?

High risk and a leap in the dark - venture capital isn't for everyone. How can anyone seeking to invest in it gain a better understanding of the risks and potential rewards? For the investor who wants to add a…

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Senior management? Don’t understand finance? Don’t panic, there is an answer

Cambridge Judge's Finance & Accounting Programme for Non-Financial Managers aims to demystify the dark arts of accounting. Every organisation aims to paint a rose-tinted picture of its finances. It's vital to maintain a healthy, confident profile for your customers, partners…

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