Monthly Archives April 2013

Term of the day: ‘active ETF’

Phil  -  Apr 30, 2013  -  Comments Off on Term of the day: ‘active ETF’
An active ETF is simply an active management strategy in an ETF wrapper. They do not track an underlying index… via Financial Times http://lexicon.ft.com/Term?term=active-ETF&ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Mike Grandinetti, Hult

Phil  -  Apr 30, 2013  -  Comments Off on Mike Grandinetti, Hult
Entrepreneurship expert chooses the term ‘super angel’ to define for FT Lexicon via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/27cb8aa2-a6af-11e2-885b-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Yale admits IMD to its b-school network

Phil  -  Apr 29, 2013  -  Comments Off on Yale admits IMD to its b-school network
Swiss school becomes the 23rd to join the network, which focuses on joint research and programme development via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/8183543e-b0b0-11e2-9f24-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Entrepreneurs have their day in the sun

Phil  -  Apr 28, 2013  -  Comments Off on Entrepreneurs have their day in the sun
Two former Stanford students have exploited a gap in the clean-energy market to offer a solar power service to homeowners via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/dad75b20-2f46-11e2-b88b-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Prepare students for the real world

Phil  -  Apr 28, 2013  -  Comments Off on Prepare students for the real world
Innovation and entrepreneurship, the ability to adapt and adjust, should have infinitely more value than a supposedly ‘heroic’ attitude to leadership via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/27d3b166-802e-11e2-96ba-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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A smarter way to discover the forged and the fraudulent

Phil  -  Apr 28, 2013  -  Comments Off on A smarter way to discover the forged and the fraudulent
A digital academic passport will benefit students, universities and companies and will help to cut down on the risk of forgery via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/7979ff12-84e7-11e2-891d-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Ivey picks Ross’s Robert Kennedy as dean

Phil  -  Apr 26, 2013  -  Comments Off on Ivey picks Ross’s Robert Kennedy as dean
The Canadian business school appoints thoroughbred US professor as its next dean via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/df7cdebe-ae6e-11e2-bdfd-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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What are the goals of a football club?

Phil  -  Apr 26, 2013  -  Comments Off on What are the goals of a football club?
Trophies or profit? ESMT teachers discuss the objectives of Borussia Dortmund, the only football club to be listed on Germany’s stock exchange via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/2a3bbcac-ae49-11e2-bdfd-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Reims and Rouen b-school merger finalised

Phil  -  Apr 25, 2013  -  Comments Off on Reims and Rouen b-school merger finalised
The two French schools become the latest to formally announce a merger to face the challenges of globalisation and funding via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/2a3665b4-adb2-11e2-82b8-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Leading professors launch private equity research group

Phil  -  Apr 24, 2013  -  Comments Off on Leading professors launch private equity research group
UNC-based consortium aims to improve information on industry performance via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/2c38af54-acbb-11e2-9454-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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