Euromoney Learning announced today its collaboration with Finance Unlocked

prnewswire | September 15, 2020

Euromoney Learning and Finance Unlocked are pleased to announce the launch of Euromoney Learning On-Demand. This revolutionary platform brings together Euromoney's decades of experience delivering learning solutions to financial institutions globally, with Finance Unlocked, the world's first on-demand video learning solution built specifically for the finance industry. With over three decades' experience, and a global reach, Euromoney Learning provides learning solutions for financial services institutions and professionals.

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