We were very grateful to have Maria Gardner, Senior Investment Analyst at Asset Risk Consultants (ARC), join us along with former student Ben Channing, now an Assistant Investment Analyst at ARC, as guest speakers for a talk on "Measuring the Success of a Portfolio".Read More
Discover what it's really like to be a student at Jersey International Business School University Centre by reading what our students have to say – with the occasional blog by a staff member or lecturer.
Sophie Eccles graduated in October 2017 with a First Class Honours degree in International Financial Services. Sophie picks out four aspects that really stood out for her as areas she really appreciated about the degree at JIBS University Centre and which helped her develop ready for a successful career in compliance and risk management.Read More
Harriet O'Connor graduated in October 2017 with a First Class Honours degree in International Financial Services. Reflecting on her time at JIBS University Centre, Harriet evaluates how the degree balanced breadth and depth, through the broad syllabus and the detailed industry insight provided to students by guest lecturers and event speakers.Read More
John Pipon, a student at JIBS University Centre, has successfully completed the Level 4 Investment Advice Diploma (IAD) while studying for the BSc (Hons) International Financial Services degree.Read More
You might be considering how to manage your money over the next two years at university. We have some top tips on the best ways to save money during your JIBS University Centre experience – and also earn a significant amount of money towards paying your tuition fees.Read More
Vanessa has been working as an Administrative Assistant at Dominion since starting her degree in October 2015. Vanessa blends her academic studies with real, structured work. One of her main achievements at Dominion has been her role in the take-on of Swiss clients.Read More
Danielle Connan started working at BDO as an audit associate following graduation in October 2016. Here, she explains how she is progressing through her accountancy exams and a typical day at BDO.Read More
John Pipon is in the second year of his BSc (Hons) International Financial Services degree, currently studying Term 7 modules. The University Centre has invited a variety of guest speakers to speak to our students to give a real-world insight into the developing financial services landscape in Jersey. John talks about the recent guest lectures by Aaron Bird of AFEX Offshore and Allan Wood of Jersey Finance.
Read the month-end performance review for January. The actively managed JIBS Global Balanced Portfolio returned +1.12% in January continuing from a successful 2016, in which it returned +13.52% (gross of fees), while peers as measured by the ARC Balanced PCI returned +8.61%.Read More
The degree course covers a wide range of areas in finance, and having recently attended some of the CPD events that the Business School holds I have found that this has further enhanced my studies and essay writing.Read More
Celebrating the third cohort of graduates from Jersey International Business School’s (JIBS) University Centre, CEO Chris Usher feel justified in launching the degree at the private provider four years ago.Read More
Joseph Peacock is graduating this October, having chosen to come over to Jersey two years ago to study the BSc (Hons) International Financial Services degree. He explains in this blog his reasons for choosing the degree and how he has already reaped the benefits of that decision.Read More
Here on island JIBS offer an opportunity to study a degree with paid work experience. Eleanor tells us about her decision making process and how she feels now that she will be starting at JIBS in October.Read More
Moore Stephens Jersey recently wrote a blog about Tara Le Feuvre's experience there on the Undergraduate Employment Programme. Second-year student Tara has just finished her placement, where she benefited from a 2-year rotational program that aligned with her degree studies.Read More