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The incredible story of Nick Leeson & the Barings Bank

In this article, Louis DETALLE (ESSEC Business School, Grande Ecole – Master in Management, 2020-2023) looks back at the bank fraud of Nick Leeson, a trader at Barings, which led to the collapse of the UK’s oldest investment bank… History … Continue reading

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What happened between Iksil & JP Morgan

In this article, Louis DETALLE (ESSEC Business School, Grande Ecole – Master in Management, 2020-2023) explains how Bruno Iksil, a French trader working in London made inconsiderate trades in the name of the renown JP Morgan. Bruno Iksil: background of … Continue reading

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Analysis of synergy-based theories for M&A

Analysis of synergy-based theories for M&A In this article, Suyue MA (ESSEC Business School, Global Bachelor of Business Administration, 2017-2021) analyzes the synergy-based theories for M&As. This article is structured as follows: I will first share with my professional experience. … Continue reading

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