Apr14

Colby Smith joins The Economist as a Marjorie Deane intern

Last month Colby Smith joined The Economist’s New York bureau as a Marjorie Deane intern supported by the foundation. She has already had articles published in The Economist as an intern, including one about the rise of meal kits for this week’s issue. Having worked on The World in 2018 last autumn, it is an [...]

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Apr07

The Economist publishes articles written by Marjorie Deane intern

Two articles written by Alice Fulwood, a Marjorie Deane intern at The Economist, have appeared in today’s print edition: All the cool kids are doing it: Economics renames itself to appeal to international students Shifting silicon: TSMC is about to become the world’s most advanced chipmaker For more information about the internships that the Marjorie [...]

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Mar31

Alumni Update: Ben St Clair

Ben St Clair is completing an MA in financial journalism at City, University of London with a scholarship from the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation. He is originally from the United States of America. Ben is an American-born financial journalist interested in covering capital markets and financial services. Many of his stories involve intensive data-driven [...]

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Mar26

Alumni Update: Rachel Connolly

Rachel Connolly is completing an MA in financial journalism at City, University of London with a scholarship from the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation. She is originally from Northern Ireland. I came to journalism in quite an organic way: writing and editing for the student paper at Manchester University, where I was studying maths and [...]

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Mar23

The Foundation’s Annual Reception in London

On March 19th current and former students and interns were invited to The Economist’s offices in London for the annual reception of the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation. More than a dozen students from this year’s MA course in financial journalism at City University of London also attended, including this year’s Marjorie Deane International Excellence [...]

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Mar19

Alumni Update: LaToya Harding

LaToya Harding is completing an MA in financial journalism at City, University of London with a scholarship from the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation. She is originally from Birmingham. I have always had an interest in journalism and being at the forefront of reporting news. After the EU Referendum vote and the outcome of the [...]

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Mar17

Alumni Update: Amala Asokan Pillai

Amala Asokan Pillai is completing an MA in financial journalism at City, University of London with a scholarship from the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation. She is originally from Singapore. As a business writer covering mostly Asia-centric stories, the chance to live, work and study in the other side of the world was one I [...]

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Mar07

News from the City University of London MA course in financial journalism

The Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation has received an update from Tom Felle at City University of London about this year’s MA course in financial journalism. On 12th February Dr Paul Lashmar gave a guest lecture on how to conduct a financial investigation. Francesco Guerrera, EMEA Head, Dow Jones Media Group, joined Anne Senior’s class [...]

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Mar02

Camilla Hodgson joins the Financial Times as a Marjorie Deane intern

Camilla Hodgson has recently joined the Financial Times as a Marjorie Deane intern on the newspaper’s companies desk. She was previously an intern writing about financial crime for Business Insider in London. She has already had several articles published in the Financial Times about topics including the global market for smartphones, Sony’s new chief executive [...]

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Feb26

Marjorie Deane Foundation International Excellence Scholars honoured at City University of London

The Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation would like to warmly congratulate this year’s Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation International Excellence Scholars, who were honoured at City University of London’s annual Scholarships, Bursaries & Prizes Reception on February 20th. This year’s scholarships were awarded to Rachel Connolly, Ben St Clair, Latoya Harding and Amala Asokan Pillai, [...]

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