Global Markets Research Department

Keeping up to date with currents market events, the department frequently provides summarized reports, giving viewers a macro context of what has happened around the world. The department covers all asset classes, but gives special attention to alternative assets through through reports and case studies.

In order to provide members with a greater sense of specialization, the department is divided into 4 sub-departments:

Mergers & Acquisitions

This sector analyzes past M&A deals as case studies, contributing towards original analyses pitches.


The sector tracks specific assets, yielding analyses through the regularly published Market Outlooks.

Private Equity

The sector analyzes field-specific case studies and provides general recommendations based on current market events.

Foreign Exchange and Fixed Income

The sector analyzes government and company bonds while paying close attention to G7 currencies and emerging markets.

Department Publications

The GMR department aims to add value to each member, by giving them a chance to work in a field they like, increasing their know how and networking in a environment full of promising and successful students. The subjects presented by each team will contribute to LIS goals and to build a more dense share of powerful information.

Vasco Sequeira, Head of Global Markets Research