Employment report

MSc Risk Management & Financial Engineering employment report – Class of 2018

Please note all figures refer to graduates who were seeking employment and shared employment data with us.

Employed in three months (Finance Master’s programmes)

Employed in UK

Employed in Asset Management or Investment Banking

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Employment by region

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MSc Risk Management & Financial Engineering employment report 2017

Employment by sector

  • 14% Corporate or Retail Banking
  • 12% Consultancy - Finance or Risk Management
  • 12% Asset/ Investment Management
  • 10% Finance - Risk Management
  • 10% Sales & Trading
  • 9% Investment Banking
  • 7% Consulting - Accounting & Professional Services
  • 7% Quant & Financial Engineering
  • 7% Finance - Research
  • 4% IT/ Telecoms/ Technology
  • 2% Finance - Other
  • 1% Other
  • 1% Engineering/ Construction/ Manufacturing
  • 1% Central or Development Bank
  • 1% Impact Investment
  • 1% Insurance
  • 1% Private Equity or Venture Capital

Employers and roles

Our MSc Risk Management & Financial Engineering students have gained employment at a wide range of companies, including:

Bank of China

Barclays

BlackRock

Bloomberg

BNP Paribas

Capco

Capgemini

Citi

Commerzbank

Credit Suisse

Deloitte

Deutsche Bank

EY

Goldman Sachs

HSBC

IMC Financial Markets

J.P. Morgan

KPMG

Morgan Stanley

Prudential

RBS

Risk Management Solutions

Société Générale

Standard Chartered Bank

Swiss Re

Towers Watson

UBS

Example roles that our MSc Risk Management & Financial Engineering students have secured include:

Quant Analyst

Financial Engineer

Quant Engineer

Investment Analyst

Data Analyst

Risk Analyst