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December 20, 2020

Have we seen peak private equity? 

Joe Zietman analyses the current state of the private equity sector.  In the years following the 2008 financial crisis, private equity has gone from strength to […]
October 31, 2020

LIBOR – why is it no longer the most important number in the world?

Mayank Tripathi analysis the significance of the LIBOR transition.  What is LIBOR? LIBOR stands for the London Interbank Offered Rate and is the average rate at […]
September 14, 2020

The Wirecard scandal: what does this mean for the fintech sector?

Zara Yusuf analyses the key moments and implications of the Wirecard scandal. The spectacular collapse of the German payments firm Wirecard came about in June, after […]
June 18, 2020

Interview with Tate Smith, Junior Legal Secretary at Clifford Chance and undergraduate at Birkbeck, University of London

Meagan Leightley interviews Tate Smith Junior Legal Secretary at Clifford Chance and undergraduate at Birbeck, University of London. Tate is a Trans Representative at his Students Union and is Director of Firm Outreach at Queer Lawyers of Tomorrow a network for LGBTQ+ aspiring lawyers.
June 7, 2020

Interview with Malvika Jaganmohan, family law barrister and founder of Stiff Upper Lip Website

Anu Lal interviews family barrister, Malvika Jaganmohan who shares her mental health experiences and how aspiring lawyers can maintain their mental wellbeing in pursuit of a legal career.
June 1, 2020

Interview with Sheata Karim, Founder and Managing Partner of Grayfords

Gwen Lardner interviews Sheata Karim, career changer who founded and is the managing partner of Grayfords, a boutique family law firm in London.
May 9, 2020

Impact of COVID-19 on Global Financial Markets

Kushni Ulapane looks at the effects COVID-19 is having in key financial markets. The COVID-19 outbreak has caused many economies to enter economic turmoil. As the […]
November 16, 2019

The Fall of WeWork and the Mechanics of Public Offerings

This article covers the attempt of WeWork to become a publicly-traded company. The case study is followed by a summary of how initial public offerings works and the related legislation, to give you an overview of the challenges such strategies may pose.
November 1, 2019

The ‘Big 4’ Entry into Legal Services Industry: Threat or opportunity?

Oluwabunmi Adaramola reports on the expansion of consulting firms into legal services and the challenges this creates for traditional law firms. Such increasing liberalisation of the sector can be attributed to the Legal Services Act 2007. This article aims to examine the threats and opportunities of the trend.