Master of Science in Banking, Capital Markets and Financial Technology

Embrace the changing nature of global capital markets and their cutting-edge technological developments.

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    90 ECTS



The Master of Science in Banking, Capital Markets & Financial Technology is a one year program completely taught in English designed to take your knowledge of equity and debt capital markets to a higher level. Interactive lessons by academic and industry experts provide strong technical skills in capital markets securities, banking and financial technology.

In a fast-moving global financial environment, this program further explores the most recent developments in capital markets regulation and compliance. Our students graduate with a set of quantitative tools and with a solid knowledge of the regulations and ethics in banking and capital markets.
The program is specifically targeted towards recent graduates willing to develop their technical skills and knowledge in finance.

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Director’s foreword

Master of Science in Banking, Capital Markets and Financial Technology

Dr. Alexandre ALLES

Academic Director, Professor of Finance

The Master of Science in Banking, Capital Markets and Financial Technology explores how global capital markets function, what drives the value of their securities and how recent regulations are changing the way they operate Through its unique design, including interactive lessons in our Financial Markets Lab, this program enables students to develop the technical skills required for a successful career in the investment banking industry.

MSc. in Banking, Capital Markets and Financial Technology

Key Program Advantages

  • Acquire key technical skills in quantitative methods, computer programing (VBA, Python and R), investment management and financial technology.
  • Learn how, and from where, to source accurate, consistent data; navigate across financial products on the Bloomberg and Refinitiv terminals; and build connected spreadsheet models in Excel.
  • Understand how banking and capital markets regulations affect daily financial practices while developing strong professional ethics.
  • Accredited by the French Higher Education Ministry with a state-recognized ‘Grade de Master’.

Master of Science (MSc) Degrees

Upon successful completion of their Postgraduate program (90 ECTS), students are awarded the traditional ‘MSc Degree’ from the Conférence des Grandes Écoles (“Diplôme de la Conférence des Grandes Écoles”), which attests to the School’s excellence.

IÉSEG is authorized by the French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation to also deliver the State-recognized ‘Grade de Master’ for eight of its Postgraduate programs (“Diplôme d’Études Spécialisées en Management International”) and provide a registered title with the French RNCP (the National Registry of Professional Certification).

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Career opportunities

Our students graduate from the MSc in Banking, Capital Markets and Financial Technology with solid technical skills and with a deep understanding of the role of capital markets in the economy. The program develops expertise in investment management, and in the functioning and regulation of equity and debt capital markets. Interactive lessons in the Markets Lab connect our students with the reality of the finance industry. These are the necessary ingredients of a successful career as capital markets securities analyst, investment manager, quantitative analyst, risk manager, financial adviser, or compliance officer at financial institutions, investment banks, consulting firms or supervisory authorities operating globally.

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class profile

Our programs attract a wide range of people with diverse perspectives, reflecting cultures, opinions and talents from different regions of the world. This year, we will welcome another diverse group of students:

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