October-2013: NES Suits & Securities Society was founded by Alexander Belyakov, Svyatoslav Mikhailov, Ivan Mozharov and Yaroslav Rumyantsev with the help of Svetlana Volkova
December-2013: First season closing (a total of 3 events held)
March-2014: Renovation of the club’s management team
October-2014: Meeting locations moved to Skolkovo (new NES campus)
January-2015: Rebranding of the club to NES Banking & Finance Society
January-2015: First 1000 subscribers, 10 events held and more then 80 listeners per event on average
June-2015: NES Banking & Finance Society joined International Finance Society Association (IFSA)
Why is your website in English?
Since June-2015, our club joined International Finance Society Association. This implies that the website now may be interesting for students from different parts of the world.
How can I find information on the club's events?
To be up-to-date with our events you can either:
1) search for updates on the website,
2) search for updates in our groups in social networks (see vk.com/bfsociety),
3) register for any of our events and your e-mail will be automatically added to the recipients list.
Do I need to apply for events?
Yes, everyone should register for our events in a google-doc form. This form is prepared for each event and can be easily found in any announcement. This is mandatory, as we need to order a special access card to Skolkovo for every attendee.
Who can attend? Are only NES students eligible for your events?
Our club is an open platfrom for all students and young professionals seeking to start their job in banking and finance. Everyone is welcome to attend our events.
Are your events free of charge?
Yes, our events are completely free of charge. We are a non-commercial student organization and we do not charge any type of payment for our events.
Where do you hold your events?
Since October-15, all our events are held at the NES Campus in Skolkovo. In 2016 we also expect to have the majority of our events there. If anything changes, we will notify you.
How can I get to Skolkovo?
Please, see a detailed answer to this question in the Contacts section of our website (link).
Who are the executives of the club?
Our club is managed by the students of New Economic School interested in banking and finance. At the moment our team consists of thirteen active members, and we will be further expanding our team next year. Most of our members already have working experience in investment banking industry.
How can I contact the club's management team?
Please feel free to contact us via our corporate e-mail – firstname.lastname@example.org (we do check it regularly).
We are delighted to announce that in June-2015 we signed a partnership agreement with IFSA to exclusively represent it in Russia as a Moscow Chapter.
We believe that collaboration with IFSA is a unique opportunity to reach a new level in development of NES Banking & Finance Society. We will contribute to the growth of IFSA and all of its Chapters via sharing ideas, expanding finance student network and participating in joint projects. We hope our efforts and passion will help to strengthen IFSA network and create a fruitful collaboration.