Weekly Newsletter – March 24, 2015

SAIS International Finance Club Weekly Newsletter – Mar 24, 2015

Club members, please see information on this week’s exciting events below as well as important internship/full-time position deadlines.

–Your SAIS International Finance Club Leadership 


March 25: “Alumni Breakfast” – Breakfast meeting between SAIS alumni in the finance sector and current SAIS students who are interested in pursuing careers in finance. Wednesday, 8:30AM. Rome 812. Members of the SAIS Community should RSVP at saisinternationalfinance@gmail.com.

March 26: “Private Equity Investment in Aisa: Opportunities, Risks and Rewards” – Jonathan E. Colby, Managing Director of the Carlyle Group, will give a lecture on Carlyle’s private equity experience in Asia, particularly China, Japan and South Korea. Thursday, 4:30AM. Rome 806. This event is only open to SAIS Faculty and student and is strictly off the record. RSVP at reischauer@jhu.edu.


Mar. 24: “DC Pace: A new financing tool for solar” – DC PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy) is a new financing tool that allows property owners to use their real estate tax bill to repay the cost of solar or energy efficiency improvements over time. DC PACE can cover 100% project costs with no out-of-pocket payments and offers up to 20 year fixed rate financing at affordable terms. Both large and small solar projects can qualify on any commercial, multi-family, or institutional building in DC. The agenda will include:
An overview of PACE financing
The PACE contractor registration process
Technical, financial, and marketing resources available to contractors
Solar project finance case studies
For more information click here.


Internships –
If no contact listed, details available on SAISWorks

Fraunhofer Center for Central and Eastern Europe
– Research Internship – Deadline 03/31

FINCA International – Project Management Volunteer- Deadline  05/31

Japan Center for International Finance – Internship (paid) – Deadline 04/03

Social Impact – Corporate Operations Internship – Deadline 04/24

Swiss Finance Academy – Investment Banking Summer Internship – Deadline 05/23

– If no contact listed, details available on SAISWorks

OBXtek (Third Party Recruiter) – Business Analyst – Deadline 03/31

Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) – Program Assistant, Eurasia and South Asia – Deadline 03/31

Bloomberg – New Energy Finance Analyst, Japan – Deadline 03/31

PlaNet Finance – Project Development Manager, Beijing – Deadline 03/31

Exeter Associates, Inc. – Analyst/Economist – Deadline 04/01

The World Bank Group – Field Coordinator – Deadline 04/04

Accion International – Investment Associate – Deadline 04/08

Accion International – Manager, Knowledge and Industry Engagement – Deadline 04/18

Newsletter Contributors

On-Campus Events: Wenxin Lin
Off-Campus Events: Wendy Chen
Jobs & Internships: Jingyang Chen
Editor: Wendy Chen


Stay up-to-date with club events on the SAIS International Finance Club website and facebook group

Add Finance Club events to your Google calendar by entering saisinternationalfinance@gmail.com in the “Add a friend’s calendar” text box under “Other calendars”. Alternatively, you can view the calendar using the following addresses:

XML: https://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/saisinternationalfinance%40gmail.com/public/basic
ICAL: https://www.google.com/calendar/ical/saisinternationalfinance%40gmail.com/public/basic.ics
HTML: https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=saisinternationalfinance%40gmail.com&ctz=America/New_York

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