LBS logo London experience. World impact.


Why choose Finance at London Business School?

Sound financial knowledge is critical to business success. Today’s fast-paced business environment demands a dynamic blend of finance expertise, strategic thinking and a highly practical approach. 

London Business School puts you at the centre of global finance. Led by world-renowned faculty and top practitioners, you gain access to the latest finance research and techniques. Master a wide range of financial tools and fill crucial gaps in your knowledge with our finance programmes.

Discover how our portfolio can make a difference to your career and your organisation.

As well as conducting globally recognised research, members of the Finance Subject Area run the following Research Centres and Institutes:

Be a part of our outstanding research projects

The Finance faculty conduct research that spans the full financial spectrum, including: 

  • asset pricing
  • corporate finance
  • hedge funds
  • corporate governance
  • investments
  • mergers and acquisitions
  • capital markets
  • international finance.

Prepare yourself for the future of Finance with London Business School

As a student in the Finance Subject Area at LBS you’ll be taught core and elective courses for the School's postgraduate programmes, as well as work with the Faculty on custom and open Executive Education programmes.

Finance electives

As well as core course teaching, the Finance Subject Area offers a number of specialist electives for students on the Masters programmes, including the following: 

  • Advanced Corporate Finance 
  • Behavioural Finance 

  • Capital Markets and Financing 

  • Credit Risk 

  • Equity Investment Management 

  • Financial Engineering and Risk Management 

  • Fixed Income Securities 

  • Hedge Funds 

  • International Finance 

  • Mergers, Management Buyouts & Other Corporate Reorganisations 

  • Derivatives (formerly Options and Futures) 

  • Project Finance 

  • Real Estate Finance 

  • Topics in Asset Management 

  • Value Investing 

  • Distressed Investing 

  • Banks and Financial Institutions.

Contact us

For more information about the Finance group please contact our Subject Area Manager, Eleanor Eiserman: