2017 CFA Institute Research Challenge Champions - Canisius College
For the 7th consecutive year, Canisius College has won the CFA Institute Research Challenge of Western New York. The oral competition and conference was held at Canisius College on February 20, 2017, along with two keynote speaker presentations and a career panel session. The University of Rochester team placed second, and SUNY Geneseo third. Also participating were Cornell University, Syracuse University, SUNY Buffalo, and SUNY Oswego. The subject company was Columbus McKinnon Corp. Each university submitted a Wall Street quality analyst report that was graded by CFA volunteers and an oral presentation that was also judged by CFA volunteers. Canisius will represent the CFA Societies of Buffalo and Rochester in the Americas Regional competition in Seattle, April 6-7, 2017.