Bimtech Team got selected for Zonal Final at
CFA Research Challenge 2016-17
We are happy to inform that Bimtech, Greater Noida team has got shortlisted for the CFA Institute Research Challenge, 2016. The CFA Institute Research Challenge is a prestigious annual global competition that provides university students with hands-on mentoring and intensive training in financial analysis. The Competition involves 4000 + students, 2500 + Industry Volunteers, 865+ Universities, 137 CFA Member Societies, 99 Local Level Challenges, 70 Countries. The Competition is conducted in stages wherein firstly the zonal levels are held then local champions advance to National level then regional competitions in the Americas, Asia, and Europe, and the winners of those competitions advance to the global finale.Students work in teams to research and analyse a publicly traded company. Each team writes a research report on their assigned company with a buy, sell, or hold recommendation and are asked to present and defend their analysis to a panel of industry professionals. 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.
For the year 2016-17, total 13 teams participated from the North Zone which includes IIM Udaipur, IIM Ahmedabad, Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management, IIM Rohtak, IMI Delhi, FMS Delhi, ISB Mohali, IIFT, MDI Gurgaon, IMT Ghaziabad and Bimtech. The Publicly traded Company to be analysed given for North zone was Havells India Limited. Wherein the first shortlisting based on the written report was done and a total of 6 teams got selected for the zonal final which includes IIM Rohtak, IIFT, FMS, MDI Gurgaon, IMI New Delhi, and Bimtech, Greater Noida.
The Team Members are as follows: