Applications open for the MA in financial journalism at City University of London

Applications have opened for the MA in financial journalism at City University of London for the academic year 2022/23. The Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation supports the course by helping to fund a professorship in financial journalism, by funding some scholarships for promising students accepted on the course and by funding a summer school for… Read More Applications open for the MA in financial journalism at City University of London

Arjun Ramani starts at The Economist as a Marjorie Deane intern 

Arjun Ramani recently began an internship at The Economist in its Business Affairs Department, funded by the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation. He writes: On my first day at The Economist, I found myself in exciting editorial meetings where writers presented and defended story ideas called leaders to the rest of the editorial staff. Such meetings capture… Read More Arjun Ramani starts at The Economist as a Marjorie Deane intern 

Shyamli Badgaiyan starts at The Economist as a Marjorie Deane intern

Shyamli Badgaiyan has recently started an internship at The Economist in its Business Affairs Department, funded by the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation. She writes: I’m incredibly grateful for the opportunity to write for The Economist. In less than a month, I’ve been able to observe and be a part of the writing process, and… Read More Shyamli Badgaiyan starts at The Economist as a Marjorie Deane intern

Vacancy: news assistant in The Economist’s Tokyo Bureau

Calling all current and former interns and students of the foundation who are looking for a new career opportunity in 2021. The Economist is seeking a news assistant for its Tokyo Bureau. This is an exciting, multifaceted job that encompasses conducting research, arranging interviews, interpreting, reporting, and, on occasion, writing. The successful candidate will work closely with the… Read More Vacancy: news assistant in The Economist’s Tokyo Bureau

Vacancy: A paid internship with The Economist’s research team

Calling former students and interns of the foundation who are looking for a new job in 2021. The Economist’s research team is offering a six-month paid internship based in our main London newsroom, ideally commencing in August 2021. The research team provides some of the data that appears in The Economist and helps to maintain… Read More Vacancy: A paid internship with The Economist’s research team

What do financial journalists do? An interview with Amy Borrett

Amy Borrett is a graduate of the MA course in financial journalism at City University of London and now works as a data journalist at the New Statesman Media Group. She tweets at @amy_borrett You can find more about applying for City University’s MA course in financial journalism at their online prospectus. What do financial… Read More What do financial journalists do? An interview with Amy Borrett