To remove the mismatch between the skills imparted by the education systems and the skills demanded by the market, EThames invites personals from the industry, give students the first hand information about the same. As a part of this effort, a workshop on Banking, Financial Services and Insurance was conducted by Mr. M.Y. Zaidi, who is the Associate Vice President at Smera Bond Ratings. He conducted the session on BFSI and discussed various corporate finance related concepts and their development in Indian context. He highlighted foci of banking, growth and challenges. He subsequently explained the potential in this industry, job profiles, skills and career opportunities in various roles which are: Financial Accounting, Capital Markets, Commercial Banking, compliance and legal, corporate, credit rating, derivatives, research (equity, commodities, currencies and bonds), global custody and hedge funds. The students enthusiastically expressed their interest to follow and join their own choice of industry and job role.