Jul29

Reminder: Britain economics correspondent vacancy

Just a reminder that The Economist is looking for a new staff writer to cover the British economy. The deadline for applications is August 4th. The Economist is looking to hire a staff writer to cover British economics. Journalistic experience is not necessary: the last few people to do this job had not been journalists […]

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Jul25

Matthieu Favas joins The Economist as a staff writer

Matthieu Favas has joined the staff of The Economist on a permanent basis as a finance correspondent following his internship, which was supported by the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation. Many congratulations, Matthieu!

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Jul12
Jul11

Reminder: Marjorie Deane internships at the Financial Times

The Financial Times is offering two six-month Marjorie Deane Internships, supported by the Marjorie Deane Foundation. The foundation’s purpose is: “To advance the education of the public in financial and monetary theory and institutions and financial journalism in particular by the provision of work experience for students and young people at suitable organisations, and the […]

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Jul08

Kim Darrah on the Marjorie Deane Summer School’s New York trip

The students on this year’s MA in Financial Journalism course at City University recently visited New York City as part of the Marjorie Deane Summer School. The trip, which was funded by the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation, was a chance for students to explore New York, one of the world’s most important financial centres. […]

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Jul06

The Economist publishes article by Marjorie Deane intern

A very interesting article about the rise in lending against artworks by Roland Lindenblatt, a Marjorie Deane intern at The Economist’s office in New York, has been published in this week’s print edition of The Economist. For more information about the internships that the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation funds please click here.

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Jul04

Vacancy: staff writer for The Economist

The Economist is looking for a new staff writer to cover the British economy: The Economist is looking to hire a staff writer to cover British economics. Journalistic experience is not necessary: the last few people to do this job had not been journalists before they arrived at the paper. The ability to write clearly […]

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Jun25

Vacancy: Marjorie Deane internships at the Financial Times

The Financial Times is offering two six-month Marjorie Deane Internships, supported by the Marjorie Deane Foundation. The foundation’s purpose is: “To advance the education of the public in financial and monetary theory and institutions and financial journalism in particular by the provision of work experience for students and young people at suitable organisations, and the […]

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Jun11

Marjorie Deane Foundation Annual Reception

On June 11th, the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation held its annual reception on the terrace of The Economist’s offices in London. In attendance were those that have benefited from Marjorie Deane’s generosity to the foundation: interns past and present and students past and present on City University of London’s MA in financial journalism. After […]

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Jun08

Roland Lindenblatt joins The Economist in New York as a Marjorie Deane intern

Roland Lindenblatt recently joined The Economist as a Marjorie Deane intern in the New York office. As a long-time reader, I have long been fascinated by The Economist’s writing for its unique combination of style, integrity and poignancy. As a journalist, I have always wanted to learn from its writers, only dreaming of writing for […]

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