• A Look Back at the Last Board Year

    • Charlotte van der Heide
    • Herman Martens
    • Daniel Allick
    • Hiro French
    • Fabricius van Roozendaal
    • Sophie Braggaar
    • Evita Hoogeveen
    Nov 09, 2020

    The 54th board of FAECTOR had many unexpected challenges to deal with. How did they overcome these and manage to make the most of their board year? We talked to them as they reflect on the past year.  Daniel Allick  1. What is your favorite memory o...

  • People with Passion - Silas Kay

    • Lala AlAsadi
    Nov 01, 2020

    Continuing our “People with Passion” saga, we interviewed Silas Kay, a second year student studying Econometrics/Economics at Erasmus who plays the Saxophone. 1.  Could you give us a brief description about yourself? My name is Silas Kömen and I’m ...

  • Interview with an Execution Trader

    • Tessa De Weser
    Oct 13, 2020Educational

    In our latest article we discussed some tips for beginners in stock investment, but what is it like to do that for a living? We talked to Alain Faddegon, a real-time trader at Optiver, about his job, some things to watch out for in trading and his ti...

  • Tips For Beginners In Stock Investment

    • Ishan Bhowmik
    Oct 09, 2020Educational

    Here’s a brief picture: you’re sitting at home during quarantine, wondering about quick and easy ways to make some small-time money. You don’t want that job at McDonald’s, you want to do something a tad bit more skill and knowledge based. You keep ge...

  • Meet the new board!

    • Carlijn Otto
    • Pieter van der Vleuten
    • Veronika Soloveva
    • Monica Panigrahy
    • Daan van Regteren
    • Maxime van Ruiten
    • Saskia de Jong
    • Lotte van der Linden
    Oct 05, 2020

    Amidst this crazy pandemic, FAECTOR has changed boards! It is time to welcome our 55th board. They are faced with new and unknown challenges yet they are determined to make sure we all have a good time despite the circumstances. If you're lucky enoug...

  • Masters abroad: Financial Computing at The University of Edinburgh

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    Sep 04, 2020Masters

    In this edition of Estimator, we interview Peter, a Quantitative Finance student at ESE, and an incoming University of Edinburgh student. We also intend to continue interviewing other students who decide on continuing their education abroad.    Exp...

  • Travel Tips: getaways close to home

    • Laura Zwiers
    Aug 18, 2020

    Now that the vacation is coming to an end, this does not mean you cannot enjoy some little getaways in the upcoming period. Going far away for a few days is not ideal with the current circumstances, but luckily you can also have a great time much clo...

  • Wander van der Ven | Risk Trainee at ING

    • Athaya Putri
    Jul 30, 2020Career

    This article has been reposted from traineeships stories from ING Careers. Wander van de Ven is risk trainee at ING since 1 April 2019. "Data science and music – my dream combination" The investment club while at university in Amsterdam first spa...

  • Cookables: risotto with fennel

    • Laura Zwiers
    Jul 17, 2020

    Since you might have cancelled your trip abroad for this summer, you might need to miss out on the great foods from abroad as well. Still, you can treat yourself at home. And what’s more fun than being able to cook that yourself. In this Cookables ar...

  • Quiz: Which quarantine type are you?

    • Laura Zwiers
    • Lala AlAsadi
    Jul 14, 2020

    Click here to view the quiz!