Orbex, an innovative leader in online forex trading, today announced a strategic partnership with LUM Jean Monnet University, an Italian private university, known worldwide and highly regarded as a centre for economic education. The partnership will combine Orbex’ expertise in trading solutions and market analysis with LUM’s advanced scientific approach to economic development.
This partnership addresses core industry needs for high-profile trading professionals and multi-targeted, next-generation investment solutions that can only be developed through collaborative research projects.
Orbex initiative is a holistic response to the industry’s challenges. Orbex will expand the educational program of the master’s degree course in Financial Analysis and Trading, and contribute its practical knowledge of international markets. Orbex specialists have designed a special plan for master’s degree students, including theoretical and hands-on workshops and webinars. Additionally, students will have free access to all Company’s educational resources, transforming Orbex library into a hub for innovation and idea exchange.
The trading community, in turn, will have an unprecedented opportunity to tap knowledge right from the most recent scientific studies and learn from the authoritative economics educators.
Kira Vessiari, Orbex Content Manager, is convinced that “Orbex is making a significant step closer towards realizing its vision of becoming a preferred online destination for quality trading education. Synergy with LUM University has the potential to enable new approaches to trading, and we are thrilled with the new opportunities this cooperation gives to Orbex to move forward progressively.”
Edoardo Ciampelletti, Orbex Italian Desk, stated: “We dared to combine what has always been considered a strictly academic sphere with a sphere that was perceived purely practical and technological. I believe as a result we can achieve a real revolution in trading education.”
Professor Adriano Carenza, LUM University: “The Master aims to train professionals who can provide support to financial institutions, primarily banks, SGR, SIM and SICAV for processing and monitoring financial, strategic, operational plans, as well as systems of organization and recognition of types Risk on Financial Instruments. Orbex intended to recognize the quality and vision of this educational project by signing a partnership agreement with LUM School of Management, which through lectures, webinars, seminars and exercises, aim to build the sustainable development of the global market of online trading services and create a new type of financial operator. Upon completion of the course, professionals will have versatile skills in the field of pure Finance”.
The master’s degree course is commencing in September 2016. Orbex is committed to providing the trading community with the latest research updates, which would be published on the company’s blog.
Orbex is a global award-winning online forex broker, fully licensed and regulated, specializing in the provision of access to the world’s biggest and most liquid financial markets. Since its founding in 2009, Orbex aims to build the responsible development of the global online trading services market by empowering investors with smart online tools backed by customer service to help them focus on new market opportunities.
About LUM Jean Monnet University
Libera Università Mediterranea is an Italian private university founded in 1995, in Casamassima, Province of Bari. LUM University is known for its innovative approach to teaching and high academic standards.