2017 NZ Research Challenge winners from AUT University pictured above (in pink ties). Also Jeff Stangl, President of CFA Society NZ (far left), judges (right to left) Matthew Henry, Michael Kenealy, Andrew Bolland.
The CFA Society of New Zealand congratulates AUT University for winning the New Zealand 2017 Research Challenge.
The AUT University team members were; Connor Smith-Traill, Jordan Sanford, Russ Wilcox, Santiago Escobar, Shaskank Bharadwaj.
The following universities competed in the 2017 New Zealand competition:
University of Auckland
University of Otago
Having won the local competition, the AUT team go on to compete against others in the Asia Pacific region. This event is 25-26 April, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
If successful there, the final step is the The Global Final, 27 April, in Kuala Lumpur.
Best of luck AUT - do NZ proud!
We'd like to thank and congratulate all the competitors and their mentors for the high standard.
Special thanks to KPMG who sponsored the event in New Zealand. Thanks also to the judges Matthew Henry, Michael Kenealy, Andrew Bolland, and Alvin Hu, who organised the event.