CFA Society Atlantic Canada 14th Annual
CFA Institute Investment Research Challenge
February 13, 2021
CFA Society Atlantic Canada is pleased to announce that Saint Francis Xavier University has won the Atlantic Canada local competition of the CFA Institute Investment Research Challenge
and now advances to the Americas Regional where it will compete against universities from the United States, Canada, and Latin America.
The Saint Francix Xavier University team consists of Nathan MacIntyre-Hayes, Liam Rowland, Jay McKenna and faculty advisor, Vijay Kumar Vishwakarma.
The following universities competed with Saint Francis Xavier University at the local competition:
Saint Mary's University (Runner Up)
Université de Moncton
University of New Brunswick
Each university sent a team of three-to-five students to participate in the local challenge.
The local competition was the first of two steps for a local team to advance towards the
Global Final. The students from Saint Francis Xavier University will now compete virtually April 12, 2021 in the Regional Semi-finals, where they will match thier wits, analytical skills and
presentation abilities against other student teams from the United States, Canada and Latin America.
The winners of the three Regionals (Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific) will then advance to compete in the Global Finals on April 22, 2021.
CFA Society Atlantic Canada would like to thank all the graders, judges and mentors.
Your contribution and dedication is very much appreciated.
Members of the winning team from Saint Francis Xavier University:
Nathan MacIntyre-Hayes, Liam Rowland, Jay McKenna and faculty advisor, Vijay Kumar Vishwakarma.