Monthly Archives: February 2022

Quick review on the most famous trading frauds ever…

Jerôme Kerviel and Société Générale In 2008, the French bank Société Générale announced having been defrauded by one of its traders, Jérôme Kerviel whom you might have heard about. This fraud cost Société Générale € 4,9 billion and Jérôme Kerviel … Continue reading

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Quick review of the most famous investments frauds ever…

The most famous amongst all frauds ever: Charles PONZI Born in 1882, this Italian man has built himself quite a reputation in the fraud industry due to his invention: the Ponzi Pyramid. That consisted of a financial business plan that … Continue reading

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Ethics in finance

With huge sums of money at our fingertips, the temptation to manipulate a few euros in order to put them in our pockets is great. Thus, the question of ethics in finance takes on its full meaning insofar as the … Continue reading

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My professional experience as a Credit Analyst at Societe Generale.

My professional experience as a Credit Analyst at Societe Generale: In this article, Louis DETALLE (ESSEC Business School, Grande Ecole – Master in Management, 2020-2023) relates his internship at Societe Generale as a Credit Analyst. Source: Wikipedia. Quick presentation of … Continue reading

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ESSEC Transaction

ESSEC Transaction In this article, Louis DETALLE (ESSEC Business School, Grande Ecole – Master in Management, 2020-2023) presents ESSEC Transaction, the first Student Finance Association in France. What is ESSEC Transaction? ESSEC Transaction is the leading student finance association in … Continue reading

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The financial rivalry between Abu Dhabi and Dubai

The financial rivalry between Abu Dhabi and Dubai In this article Mayriem MEDDAH (ESSEC Business School, Master in Strategy and Management of International Business, 2021-2022) analyzed the financial rivalry between Abu Dhabi and Dubai through their respective sovereign wealth fund. … Continue reading

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