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Mark the Date: 2nd February 2015 - CFA Institute Research Challenge in India - National Final

posted Jan 7, 2015, 4:38 AM by Research Challenge India   [ updated Jan 21, 2015, 2:43 AM ]

We are pleased to invite you to the National Finals of the CFA Institute Research Challenge in India 2014-2015 in Mumbai on Monday 2nd February 2015.

The five zonal winners (who have emerged after a gruelling competition amongst 47 leading business schools of the country) will present their equity research. These are:

IIM Shillong- East Zone Winner, subject company – Astral Poly,
S.P. Jain      - West Zone Winner, subject company – GATI Ltd,
IIFT Delhi   - North Zone Winner, subject company – HSIL, 
IIM Tiruchirappalli- South Zone Winner, subject company – VA Tech Wabag and
SCMHRD- Central Zone Winner, subject company – Ashoka Buildco

Each team will make a presentation to a distinguished panel of judges. The students would be required to make their investment case in 10 minutes to be followed with Q&A by panel of judges for another 10 minutes. Two teams that emerge as winners from amongst these five teams will have the opportunity to represent India in the Asia Pacific Finals to be held in March.

Date/Time: Monday, 2nd February 2015, 18.00hr

Venue: Bloomberg office, Mumbai (View on Google Map)

16F, Tower 2B, One Indiabulls centre, Lower Parel, Mumbai

Please note that prior confirmation is essential for security clearances. Please confirm by replying to this email and

Detailed program

Registration starts: 5:00 PM

Research Challenge: 5:30 PM sharp

Networking and Dinner: 8:00 PM

Indian Association of Investment Professionals (IAIP) has been working very closely with the long term corporate partners and sponsors for the CFA Institute Research Challenge in India – Bloomberg. We thank them for their significant commitment and support and their close engagement with IAIP has enabled us to take this initiative to the next level. Please contact IAIP representatives, at or Call +91 7507097841 for any additional information or help. As usual, this event will also give IAIP members and non-members a very good forum to interact, network and discuss other matters of mutual interest.