Inaugural Marjorie Deane lecture at City, University of London

The Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation is proud to announce the details for the inaugural Marjorie Deane Lecture at City, University of London. The lecture will be delivered by William Lewis, CEO of the Dow Jones Group, and is titled The new revolution in news. It will take place at 6pm on 10th February 2020… Read More Inaugural Marjorie Deane lecture at City, University of London

The Economist publishes two more articles by Marjorie Deane intern

Sam Blake, an intern at The Economist’s New York office funded by the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation, has had two more articles published in the print edition of The Economist this month. The first was about a new study that suggests that higher minimum wages hit poorer bosses’ pockets hardest and the second was… Read More The Economist publishes two more articles by Marjorie Deane intern

The Economist invites applications for the 2020 Marjorie Deane internship in New York

Paid for by the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation, the award is designed to provide work experience for a promising journalist or would-be journalist, who will spend three months at the New York office of The Economist writing about business, finance and economics. Applicants are asked to write a covering letter and an original article… Read More The Economist invites applications for the 2020 Marjorie Deane internship in New York

Amal Warsame on City University’s Careers Event

City University of London recently hosted a careers event for students on its MA in financial journalism course, involving leading financial editors in the industry. The course is financially supported by the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation. The “meet the financial editors” event included Mark Trevelyan, EMEA learning manager at Reuters; Duncan Mavin, managing editor at Dow… Read More Amal Warsame on City University’s Careers Event

Vacancy: British politics correspondent at The Economist

This vacancy at The Economist may be of interest to all current and former interns looking for a job in journalism. “The Economist is looking to hire a staff writer to cover British politics. Journalistic experience is not necessary. Original thinking and the ability to write clearly and entertainingly are, however, crucial. We test for these… Read More Vacancy: British politics correspondent at The Economist

Sam Blake starts as an intern for The Economist in New York

Sam Blake recently started as an intern supported by the foundation at The Economist’s offices in New York. He writes: “Thank you to the Marjorie Deane Foundation for the remarkable opportunity to work at The Economist this autumn. The newspaper has long been a favorite of mine and it is exhilarating to join in on the… Read More Sam Blake starts as an intern for The Economist in New York

Sri Muppidi joins The Economist as a Marjorie Deane intern

Sri Muppidi recently joined The Economist as a Marjorie Deane intern in the London office. She writes: I’m grateful for the opportunity to write for The Economist, thanks to the support of the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation. I’ve been an avid reader of The Economist and feel lucky to learn from such a talented… Read More Sri Muppidi joins The Economist as a Marjorie Deane intern