Federico Spinella - MSc Finance

Federico Spinella studied on the MSc Finance at The Business School (formerly Cass). In this video, Federico tells us how his practice of Muay Thai boxing taught him focus, attention to detail and patience, key skills he now uses in his role as a Credit Risk Consultant in the City.

Career perspectives

Most graduates from our undergraduate finance degrees go on to work in the fast-paced world of global finance. Many join investment banks as traders, investment bankers or in sales, specialising in areas such as derivatives.

You could join a brokerage house, enter operations or consultancy, or take up postgraduate study. Your finance degree can also help you to become an accountant, auditor, financial analyst or tax advisor.

An MSc in Finance can lead to a wide choice of finance careers, including investment banking, corporate finance, accounting, hedge funds, credit risk, trading, private equity and much more.

Graduates from our three quantitative finance master’s degrees usually find employment with either large investment banks, or smaller specialist companies or boutique financial firms.

You could also secure a position on a trading desk or pursue a career in the front or middle office of a financial services company.

Why study Finance at City?