The London Institute of Banking & Finance would like to take this opportunity to thank the partners listed below for their continued support of the Student Investor Challenge. All of our partners are deeply committed to making financial education a key subject within the national curriculum. Please see below for more details on each of our partners.


Bloomberg is a global, multimedia news and information company providing the latest news, data, and analysis for those involved in financial markets worldwide. Bloomberg is delighted to support the Student Investor Challenge, putting the stock market at the fingertips of students across the UK.

FTSE Group

FTSE Group is a world-leader in the creation and management of indexes. With offices in Beijing, London, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Madrid, Paris, New York, San Francisco and Tokyo, FTSE Group services clients in 77 countries worldwide. It calculates and manages the FTSE Global Equity Index Series, which includes world-recognized indexes ranging from the FTSE All-World Index, the FTSE4Good series and the FTSEurofirst Index series, as well as domestic indexes such as the prestigious FTSE 100. The company has collaborative arrangements with the Athens, AMEX, Cyprus, Euronext, Johannesburg, London, Madrid, NASDAQ and Taiwan exchanges, as well as Nomura Securities, Hang Seng and Xinhua Finance of China. FTSE also has a collaborative agreement with Dow Jones Indexes to develop a single sector classification system for global investors.

FTSE indexes are used extensively by investors world-wide for investment analysis, performance measurement, asset allocation, portfolio hedging and for creating a wide range of index tracking funds.