How do capital markets function? What do you need to know about them to make decisions in the business world? Study in our Centre of Excellence for Accounting and Finance and get the skills you need to make the financial case for business projects. At some point, we all need to make a financial argument for something. At home this may be a simple request for credit, but at work, businesses need people who can manage budgets and make informed financial cases for projects. Our Business Management and Finance degree will prepare you for a career that can cross any sector or industry - both in and outside of the office. Studying in Chelmsford, in our Centre of Excellence in Accounting and Finance, you'll be part of the Lord Ashcroft International Business School, well-recognised by employers and professional bodies as a centre for innovative business education and training. Teaching facilities include our Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab – a bespoke financial trading platform that provides live financial information about companies trading on global stock exchanges. You'll be taught by inspiring specialists, keen to share their wealth of experience and make sure you gain the skills you need for a successful career. Regular guest speakers from industry, commerce and accounting firms will also share their tips of the trade. With students and academics from all over the world, you’ll learn to operate in a multi-cultural environment – highly valuable preparation for today's global marketplace.