Category: Tech Industry

Over the last decade, terms such as Big Data are trending more than ever, typically bringing to mind quantitative exercises including the application of analytics and algorithms. Although, these are critical in gaining insight, the more fundamental development of the data market is the method for accessing data, which pertains to Open Banking. What is […]

On Thursday 8th February, FDM hosted an everywoman forum. Where school and university students, university careers services, FDM staff and consultants came together to tune into the everywoman in tech discussion. The session showcased industry experts who discussed some of the challenges associated within the tech industry. The event also allowed guests to get involved […]

Scottish consultant Carey Gray has experienced FDM in variety of ways, from part of the recruitment team in Glasgow to becoming a consultant placed at UBS in London. He has shared with us reflections on his training, interviews and experience on-site. Carey studied Politics and International Relations at the University of Dundee and, after graduating, […]

Paul Wise, Head of Risk Issue Management and Information Security Consultancy at NatWest Markets has had a whirlwind of a decade. He has risen through the ranks at RBS and now manages and develops his own team. Paul takes us through how he got to where he is today, all with a little support from […]

With over 800 million monthly users and over one billion registered users, WeChat is China’s largest social media network. Read more.

In recent years the words big data have become increasingly prevalent in business, but what is big data?

To celebrate Girls in ICT Day on 27th April, FDM is hosting Sonic Pi workshops for young females aged 11-15 to inspire a love of coding and showcase the exciting careers available. What is Sonic Pi and how can it help students aspire to careers in technology? Sonic Pi is an open source program that […]