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 CFA Institute Research Challenge Hosted by CFA Society Greece

CFA Society Greece is proud to participate as the official host of the CFA Institute's Research Challenge competition in Athens, Greece. 

The Society has participated in the competition every year, since 2012.


 Local Research Challenge 2021 [Virtual Event]

​​The 2021 CFA Institute Research Challenge, hosted in Athens, Greece, will take place virtually via Zoom.

 

Schedule​​

4 November 2020Kick-off Meeting & Company Presentat​​ion​​
​Next weeks​Preliminary Research
​17 November 2020
Students, Faculty Advisers and Industry Mentors Register with CFA Institute
end of November 2020Company Follow-up (optional)
11 January 2021
​​1st Draft Due to Mentors
7 February 2021Final Reports Due
8 - 26 February 2021Develop Presentations
26 February 2021
​Reports Grading Due
27 February 2021Local Competition Final - Presentations
27 February 2021Announcement of the Winner
13 - 14 April 2021EMEA Semi-final
​20 April 2021
​EMEA Regional 
22 April 2021Global Final

 

Participating Universities

The universities participating in the 2020-2021​​ local competition are:

  • ALBA Graduate Business School
  • Athens University of Economics and Business - Βusiness Administration Department
  • International Hellenic University
  • National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
  • University of the Aegean
  • University of Macedonia
  • University of the Peloponnese
  • University of Piraeus

Subject Company

The company that will be researched by participating teams is Kri Kri Milk Industry SA.

 Our Local Competition Sponsors

​CFA Society Greece thanks its local sponsors for supporting the Research Challenge in Athens.  

 History of Local Competition

Research Challenge 2020​

Participating Universities:

Company: 

ADMIE Holding S.A. 

Winner:

​​University of Piraeus

Written Report 2020.pdf


Research Challenge 2019​

Participating Universities:

Company: 

OTE Group

Winner:

​​University of Piraeus

Written report 2019.pdf

 

Research Challenge 201​8​

Participating Universities:

Company: 

FOURLIS Group​​

Winner:

​​Account​ing & Finance Dept​ (AUEB) 

Written Report​​

 

Research Challenge 201​7

Participating Universities:

Company: 

OPAP S.A

Winner:

​​Account​ing & Finance Dept​ (AUEB)

Written Report

 

Research Challenge 201​6

Participating Universities:

Company: 

Folli Follie​

Winner:

University of Macedonia​

Written Report 

 

Research Challenge 201​5

Participating Universities:

Company: 

Aegean Airlines

Winner:

Athens University of Economics & Business


 

Research Challenge 201​4

Participating Universities:

Company: 

Plaisio​

Winner:

Athens University of Economics & Business


 

Research Challenge 2013

Participating Universities:

Company: 

 S&B Industrial Mine​rals S.A.

Winner:

Athens University of Economics & Business


 

Research Challenge 2012

Participating Universities:

Company: 

Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company

Winner:

ALBA Graduate Business School