New York, NY (PRWEB) June 22, 2011
The New York Institute of Finance (NYIF) announced today a partnership with the Institute of Global Education (IGE), founded by Pearson author Vinh Tran, to offer NYIF courses in Vietnam and to bring Vietnamese students to NYIF courses here in the United States.
Through this exclusive partnership, NYIF will offer its signature courses including its suites and Core Skills programs, and its eLearning and virtual classroom.
"We look forward to beginning this partnership with IGE," said Patricia Sparacio, Managing Director, NYIF. "This is an opportunity for NYIF to establish itself and grow in a country where the market places an extremely high value on education and learning for career development."
"IGE is delighted that the New York Institute of Finance has recognized the rapidly expanding financial sector in Vietnam and chosen to bring its financial training curriculum to executives and professionals in the Vietnamese financial and banking community," said Tran. "The NYIF courses, both public and eLearning, will give the market a wide choice of specialized training not previously available.”
For more information on NYIF, visit http://www.nyif.com.
For over 89 years, The New York Institute of Finance has been helping financial services companies and multinational corporations to learn and to lead. Through our parent company, Pearson and its subsidiaries, including the Financial Times, we have unrivalled access to the best financial intellectual capital in the world and have trained over 600,000 business professionals. Taught by best in class industry practitioners, our courses combine academic rigor with an in-depth understanding of how business and finance work in the real world.
About Institute of Global Education (IGE)
IGE’s mission is to bring world-class executive and professional education to Vietnam, in partnership with New York Institute of Finance. Our programs are aimed at the fast growing and important banking, securities and investment activities in Vietnam. IGE also cooperates with NYIF to develop and launch new courses that are in high demand in Vietnam, such as real estate finance. IGE was founded in 2010 by Chairman and CEO Vinh Q. Tran. Dr. Tran has been a professor at NYU Stern School of Business, and the Center for Global Affairs. He has been a money manager for over twenty years with global institutions, including Morgan Stanley, Bank of America and Aetna Life & Casualty. A published author, his latest release is Upside Down: How to Invest Profitably in a Shrinking Economy (FT Press)