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Financial training is changing, with greater emphasis on risk management and an update to the regulations curriculum

Business schools adapt to changing times

Frankfurt School of Finance and Management

Ethics and risk management take centre stage following financial crisis

HEC Paris

HEC Paris and LBS on top

Schools dominate FT rankings of Masters of Finance programmes

CFA Institute

The MiF can offer an edge over the CFA

Degree programme is becoming increasingly popular

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Diverse jobs on offer in finance sector

Prospects lie in regulation, IT, risk and wealth management

Paul Smith

Opinion: chiefs should support their staff through testing exam periods

The CFA’s courses are extremely demanding, says Paul Smith, head of the institute

male finger tapping a laptop

Moocs keep students coming back for more

Providers set sights on improving online study metrics

Post-crisis nerves drive demand for financial fitness

Institutions have growing incentives to develop a better-trained workforce

Pick a career path then the right qualification

The more tech-savvy candidates are, the more valuable they are to a fund

From China TV to the classroom

Reporter Martina Fuchs wanted to understand global macroeconomic forces

FT research reveals continued enthusiasm for the Masters in Finance

The recent rash of financial scandals has not dented enthusiasm for entering the world of finance

MiF degree boosts sense of job security

Skills and knowledge gained from studies offers graduates an advantage, according to FT poll

Squirrel founder took leap of faith

Entrepreneur left safe job without clear idea for tech start-up

Comment: Stop this paper chase and start learning how to think

Terence Tse and Mark Esposito believe the most important factor is the ability to think broadly

Key to the Masters in Finance ranking 2015

A guide to the weighting of ranking factors

Methodology: FT Masters in Finance ranking 2015

A guide to how the tables are compiled