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9 October 2018 Kick-off presentation for students (VSE) - RB211, 19:45
The CFA Institute Research Challenge is an annual global competition that provides university students with hands-on mentoring and intensive training in financial analysis. Students work in teams to research and analyze a publicly traded company — sometimes even meeting face-to-face with company management. Each team writes a research report on their assigned company with a buy, sell, or hold recommendation and may be asked to present and defend their analysis to a panel of industry professionals.
CFA Institute Research Challenge
offers students the unique opportunity to learn from leading industry experts and compete with peers from the world’s top finance programs. This annual educational initiative promotes best practices in equity research among the next generation of analysts through hands-on mentoring and intensive training in company analysis and presentation skills.
The Challenge gathers students, investment industry professionals, publicly traded companies, and corporate sponsors together locally, regionally, and globally for a real world competition. Additionally, all participants are introduced to and held to the standard of the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct.
Last year, the competition featured more than 5,500 students from over 1000 universities worldwide.
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9 Oct 2018
Kick off presentation for students (VSE)
Link for online streaming will be provided:
Room no. RB211, 19:45
2 Nov 2018
Subject Company Presentation11 a.m. - 2 p.m., in EY, Na Florenci 2116/15, Praha, (Florentinum)
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