Should We Abandon Classical Economics? Dr. Ken Blawatt Lecture on Marconomics

Friday, March 10, 2017, 12:30–2 pm, ABC 1427 The School of Business is pleased to host the second 2017 Research Seminar presented by Dr. Ken R. Blawatt, UFV School of Business. Economics is now under some pressure to improve, if not change its premise. In the last few decades noteworthy economists, leading academics and business leaders worldwide, have expressed serious … Read more

2017 Finance Networking Breakfast

On February 3, 2017 the UFV School of Business hosted its third annual Finance Networking Breakfast at the Phoenix Lounge in Abbotsford. Students participating in the event were given the opportunity to meet with representatives from six prominent Canadian financial institutions, CIBC, Envision, Scotiabank, Sun Life Financial, RBC, and TD. “We were glad to see that students … Read more

Risk Management Association Offers Free Student Membership

Interested in a career in commercial banking? The Risk Management Association (RMA) offers a free student membership, which provides students with access to RMA’s knowledge base on commercial banking and risk management. The Academic Program offers also scholarships to undergraduate university students. For more detailed information on the RMA Academic Program please go to:

Pacific Venture Capital Conference and Competition

The Pacific Venture Capital Conference and Competition (PVCC) competition is targeted towards students who wish to increase their breadth of knowledge towards Venture Capital and Entrepreneurship, with the added bonus of refining hands-on Capital Markets skills on a professional level. PVCC is an international competition and conference designed for two types of student innovators: ones … Read more

Discuss Your Career Path with Representatives from the Financial Industry

Business students in their third and fourth year are invited to attend our 3rd Annual Finance Career Networking Breakfast. Come and participate in round table discussions with representatives from CIBC, Envision, RBC, Scotiabank, Sun Life, and TD who hire university graduates for entry level finance positions. WHEN Friday, February 3rd, 2017 9:00 – 11:00 am WHERE … Read more

Stephen James Associates Job Fair

Stephen James Associates are an international recruiting firm specializing in accounting and finance, and due to the growing market in the Fraser Valley, have decided to have a job fair in the area! On Thursday April 7th, from 3-6pm, in their Langley office. 8506 200th Street, Suite 200 Langley, BC V2Y 1Z6 If you are interested … Read more

School of Business Finance students impress at annual CFA competition (and take place third!)

The School of Business is thrilled to announce that on March 11, 2016 a team of our Finance students participated in the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute Students Research Challenge, and placed third! The UFV team worked diligently for over 5 months, and their hard work paid off, when they held their own against graduate level … Read more