SPEAKER
Prof. Samuel Vigne

(November 8th, 2016)

The students of Jaipuria School of Business, Indirapuram got the opportunity to attend a lecture by Prof. Samuel Vigne, from Queen’s University, Belfast, Ireland on 8th November, 2016. Prof. Vigne delivered a very engrossing lecture on the topic “The Financial Economics of Gold”. He presented a very intriguing analysis of the major buyers of gold in the world. India stands at the number one position when it comes to buying gold majorly the gold jewellery. The speaker also touched upon the correlation between various commodities including gold, silver, platinum, palladium, and currency, stock market, real estate, precious metal reserves etc. The interaction was highly informative and the students too got their various doubts cleared by the speaker. The session concluded with the vote of Thanks proposed by Prof. Yusuf Mehdi and with Respected Director, Dr S K Mahapatra presenting memento to Prof. Vigne as a token of appreciation and gratitude.

Prof. Samuel Vigne
Financial Lecturer, Queens University, Belfast