#1 WORLDWIDE RANKING OF MASTERS IN FINANCEgetting an investment banking job EFINANCIALCAREERS 2014MASTER IN FINANCEC a r e e r s RE P O R T 2 0 1 @ie.edu
MASTER IN FINANCEC a r e e r s RE P O R T 2 0 1 4Although our Master in Finance students graduatedduring challenging economic times, they managed tosecure positions in the finance industry on a global level,as reflected in this 2014 Careers Report.This is the result of our students being well equipped withthe necessary skills and know-how to successfully carryout finance roles with maximum effectiveness, efficiencyand professionalism, as well as the ability to apply financefunctions to create corporate and social value.The Master in Finance’s unique program characteristics,such as a design that limits time away from the workplacewhile providing a well rounded approach to the financialworld, and a focus on niche areas such as Islamic Financeor Microfinance, have resulted in more than 93% of ourstudents finding employment within 3 months of graduation.Out of this percentage, a substantial number of studentsaccepted jobs in Financial Services (72%), Consulting (19%)and other industries (9%).These excellent figures are achieved as we go beyondacademic excellence to include global networking,appealing final exam options and the use of an eminentlypractical approach, combined with an innovative learningmethodology.With regards to regions, the Master in Finance graduatesare based mostly in Europe (81%), with the rest beingdistributed between Asia (11%), the Middle East (2%) andNorth America (6%).1. FACTS AND TRENDSThese recent graduates joined the community of more than50,000 IE alumni who are based in more than 100 countries,both in public and private sectors and all types of industries,with the aim of creating value for their communities.These outstanding placement figures were also achieved aswe are closely aligned to professional practice, given thatmore than 90% of our world-class faculty are practitionersworking in top finance positions.
MASTER IN FINANCEG r a d u a ti n g C l a s s of 2 0 1 4Average GMATTop GMAT40% GMAT takers2. PROFILE OF GRADUATES3Averagelanguages spoken47%Studied undergraduatedegrees outside of theirhome country8.7%Entrepreneurs2.8Number ofschools applied toGMATINDUSTRY CERTIFICATES680770 70080%20%
6933Average AGE231Average WORK EXP.Students (Class Size)Different Nationalities21222324years oldyear2.1 C L A S S P R O F I L EGEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTIONEurope 51%North America 7%Spain 6%Middle East 5%Asia Pacific 20%Africa 2%Latin America 9%Countries RepresentedArgentina, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Belize, Bulgaria, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Croatia, France, Germany, India,Italy, Lebanon, Montenegro, Morocco, Norway, Netherlands, Portugal, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, South Korea,Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, UK, Ukraine, US, Venezuela.
50%Business &Commerce12%Finance21%Economics2.2 ACADEMIC BACKGROUND10%Engineering7%OthersUndergraduate degree(s) from:EUROPE - Bocconi University, City University, University ofSt. Gallen, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Paris DauphineUniversity, Cass Business School, University of Vienna,Univeristy of Amsterdam, Ludwig-Maximilians-University,Universidad de Navarra, University of St. Andrews, Politecnicodi Milano, University of London, University of Lausanne,Tilburg University, National University of Kyiv-MohylaAcademy, EDHEC Business School, Universidad San PabloCEU, WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management, NationalResearch University High School of Economics Moscow,University of Economics Prague, BI Norwegian School ofBusiness, Rotterdam School of Management, UniversityCollege London, European Business School.Management University, Hanyang University, NanyangTechnological University, Chinese University of Hong Kong,Panjab University, University of Dehli, Indian Institute ofTechnology Madras.ASIA - University of Shenzen, Shanghai InternationalStudies University, Birla Institute of Technology, SingaporeMIDDLE EAST & AFRICA - American University of Beirut,Saint Joseph University, John Molson School of Business.NORTH AMERICA - Johns Hopkins University, TheOhio State University, University of Minneapolis, ConcordiaUniversity, HEC Montréal, University of California, FloridaInternational University, University of Toronto, TuftsUniversity, University of Michigan, University of California.LATIN AMERICA - Universidad Nacional de Córdoba,Universidad Torcuato di Tella, Universidad Católica SantaMaria la Antigua de Panamá.
37%17%15%OthersConsultingRecentgraduateHigh Tech,E-commerce and ITFinance6%Industry, Energy andConstruction13%12%Finance SectorLehman & Co JP Morgan Chase BNP ParibasEspirito Santo Citibank Banco SantanderStandard Chartered Bank Deutsche BankBarclays Capital Unicredit Bank Triodos BankRaiffeisenbank International AG CommerzbankAG Banco Português de Investimento Bancode Investimento Global UniCredit SecuritiesBanque Credit Libanais Saudi American BankUniCredits Securities UBS Investment BankMcKinsey & Co Rothschild Morgan StanleyWealth Management Industrial and CommercialBank of China Deloitte KPMG PWC.Other SectorsNestle BMW Mercedes-Benz Ericsson PortugalTelecom Areva Renewables Dubai BitechnologyPark Simon-Kucher & Partners Norma AgricolaHolcim Coface Arope Insurance STEF LogisticsItalia.2.3 PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND
2.3 INTERNATIONALemployment STATISTICSPlacement Report - MIF Class 2014Total Number of Students67Students for whom we have information91%SEEKING EMPLOYMENT%Students seeking jobs89Students not seeking jobs*11SITUATION 3 MONTHS AFTER GRADUATION%Students working93Students not working7SOURCE OF JOB OFFER%IE Career Services42Graduate Facilitated58Employment BY INDUSTRY%Financial Services72Consulting19Other industries9Industry Breakdown%Investment Management28Investment Banking43Commercial Banking2Consulting19Consumer Goods2Pharma2Manufacturing2Government2Employment BY REGION%Europe (EU)70Europe (Non EU)11Asia11Middle East2North America6Average salary in euros45.900
4. RECRUITING COMPANIES0-9 3i Group BLCA AbertisBCDEFGABN AMROAdvantea Global ServicesAdviCorpAl Khaliji GroupAlfa-BankAONAPG Asset ManagementArcanoArthur D LittleAxon CapitalBanco Central de Reserva del PerúBanco SantanderBank of AmericaBarber Hauler Capital AdvisersBarclays CapitalBBVABeta Capital ManagementBlackRockBlackwood Capital GroupBNP ParibasBoston Consulting GroupCapgemini ConsultingCartesio InversionesCitibankColombia CapitalCommerzbank AGCPR Asset ManagementCredit SuisseDeloitteDeutsche BankDevoteamE&YEmirates ReitEuropean CommissionFinancial Conduct AuthorityGeneral ElectricHIJKLMGenerali Investments EuropeGoldman SachsGolomtbankGSF CapitalHipoges Asset ManagementHoulihan LokeyHSBCIBMICBC BankIDFC CapitaliEurope Capital LLCIKB Deutsche IndustriebankIndraInfolineING Investment ManagementIntesa SanpaoloJefferiesJP MorganK.P. Kauffman CompanyKB Publikum InvestKenmos Technology CoKeyera Corp.KPMGLazardLepe PartnersLFS Financial SystemsLloyds TSBLomond Industrier ABLondon Stock ExchangeLórealMacquarieMarigny CapitalMcKinsey & CompanyMoelis & CompanyMoody’sMorgan StanleyMorningstarMSCIMumbai AngelsNNetvalue Financial AdvisorsNomuraPP&GPAI PartnersParthenon GroupPerenia Carbon Asset ManagementPiramal GroupProcter & GamblePWCPressprich & CoQRQuilvest Private Equity R.W.RabobankRenaissance CapitalRothschildSSamsung Fire & Marine InsuranceSanitasSelincaSK EnergySK TelecomStandard CharteredStern Stewart & CoSunEdisonTTelefónica EuropeThe Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJThe Jordan Family OfficeThesan CapitalTrinity HoldingsUUBSUnicreditUOB Asset ManagementVWValores BancolombiaWallis Investment, Consulting andAsset ManagementWilliam BlairXX-Trade brokers DM* Companies that have hired students from the Master in Finance programs for the last five intakes
If you would like to learn more about the program,our faculty and other IE initiatives, please downloadthe Master in Finance brochure at: mif.ie.eduor contact our international offices: www.ie.edu/officesIE Business SchoolAdmissions DepartmentMaría de Molina 15T: 34 91 568 96 [email protected] Management CenterMaria de Molina 6, 1st FloorT: 34 91 568 96 e.edu