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GDP:$2.773 trillion

GDP Growth Rate:3.1% (2008)

London is a prominent global city and is the world's leading financial center alongside New York City. London has the largest GDP in Europe and the fifth-largest city GDP in the world. London has been described as a world cultural capital and has the most tourist visitors in the world. Home to the LSE, the City of London is almost entirely composed of Financial Service Companies.

Featured Itinerary

London, England: Financial Markets is a great example of one of our more tailored travel seminars geared toward Finance Majors. As with all GLC Travel Seminars however, the itinerary is fully customizable. Spend a week in London investigating the world’s largest volume financial market. Topics include global equities, fixed income securities, European equities, credit, and fixed income, global emerging markets, retail banking products and foreign exchange market and transactions.

London, England: Financial Markets

This program will include visits to brokerage houses; investment, corporate and retail banks; asset and wealth managers; private bankers; hedge funds; financial boutiques and specialized finance. Expert lectures on the theory of financial markets will also be provided by London finance academics.

Business Highlights: Potential Company visits include State Street, UBS Wealth Management, ING, Pioneer Investments, JP Morgan, Lloyds of London, Loomis Sayles, Salford Capital, Barclays, BP, City Index Group, Advance Emerging Capital, Lloyds TSB, Vestra Wealth, Fidelity, The CityUK, Merrill Lynch, and many more.

Cultural Highlights: Westminster Abbey, London Theater, Buckingham Palace, The London Eye, Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, Madame Tussauds, Tower Bridge, British Museum, Kensington Palace, Harrods, Trafalgar Square, Hampstead Heath, Kew Garden.

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The City, London

"While I had been to London before on vacation, I never had the wonderful experience that I did going on this travel seminar. As a tourist I would never otherwise get the opportunity to visit and learn about MNE's and experience London from a financial perspective which was directly relevant to my studies at university. It was an eye-opener and really helped me focus my studies when I returned home. "

      -Barbara Rhodes, JD/MBA        Student