A day in the life of a Financial Data Analyst

Simon Fothergill is 34 and Head of Analytics at TAB (formerly Crowdsurfer) – a Cambridge-based comparison site that analyses 900+ crowdfunding platforms daily to deliver data-based insight on the market. Simon has a Ph.D. in Computer Science and Sports Science from Cambridge University and a Masters in Engineering from Imperial College, London. When not crunching numbers, he enjoys playing the trombone and piano.

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A day in the life of a Commodities Trader

Rob Halliday-Stein is the Founder and Managing Director of Bullion By Post – an online bullion dealer based in Birmingham. Before launching the business in 2009, Rob studied Economics at Sheffield University…

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A day in the life of a Cyber Security Expert

A BA in Contemporary Media Practice and a Masters in Fine Art aren’t the usual qualifications for a Cyber Security Expert – but that didn’t stop Leigh-Anne Galloway from being made Cyber Security Resilience Lead at Positive Technologies recently. In this interview, the 29-year-old tells us how she made the switch and what a typical day working at a cybersecurity company with over 700 people in 10 offices worldwide involves…

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5 ways to bag a last-minute City internship

School’s out for summer and you still haven’t got a summer internship sorted? So while your mates are impressing the big wigs down town, you’ll be pulling pints down your local? Not necessarily! We spoke to the experts to get the lowdown on how to bag a last-minute internship in the City.

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A day in the life of a Corporate Analyst for HSBC’s Mid-Market Enterprises

Saajid Patel Saajid Patel graduated from university in 2014 before joining the Executive Trainee Graduate Scheme with HSBC.

Based in Croydon and aged 25, Saajid now works as a Corporate Analyst while studying part-time towards his MSc Banking Practice & Management qualification at The London Institute of Banking & Finance, where he’s also a Student Representative on the Board of Governors.

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