Events

Finance Case Competition

 

Events Coming Soon

MOCK Interview night

 

In partnership with AIMCo and the CFA Institute, we are proud to announce the first ever Finance Case Competition! Grab a team of up to 4 and work on a complete analysis of a public company! After a week of analysis, your team will present their recommendations in front of senior AIMCo leaders for two rounds of judging. Join us and our corporate sponsors on March 2nd, 2019 at the AIMCo head office to test your skills against your peers! The top three teams will be awarded cash prizes and lunches with senior AIMCo employees:

• First Place - $1,300 and lunch with a member of the AIMco Executive Team

• Second Place - $800 and lunch with a Portfolio Manager

• Third Place - $500 and lunch with a Senior Analyst

Deadline to register is on February 22nd, 2019 at 11:59P M, with the case being released on February 23, 2019. Register at our tabling sessions from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Monday to Friday for the next two weeks. Registration costs $20 per person for non-BFA members and $10 per person for BFA Members.

Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity to get hands-on experience with industry leaders!

The Business Finance Association is proud to present the first ever annual Finance Mock Interview Networking Event!

 

 Featuring multiple corporate partners, students will meet and participate in a 10-minute mock interview and engage in interactive dialogue with each respective corporate partners' industry. Students are given the opportunity to gain practical and "real" experience to prepare for the job market.

Register below!

 

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Join us on January 31st, 2019 at 5:00 PM- 9:00 PM.

Location: TBA

Deadline to register: January 29th 

TRADING 101

 

The University of Alberta Business Finance Association will be hosting a quick crash course on stock trading and investments in preparation for the fast approaching Mock Market competition! 

 

Trading 101 will be held at 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM on Monday, October 15 in the MBA Lounge! This event will be free for all to attend with pizza being provided for attendees.

TRADING 101

 

Mock market

STUDENT CHALLENGE

CFA NIght

 

The CFA Night is one of the most popular events hosted by the BFA. The BFA invites several CFA Charterholders from the institute to talk to students about what the designation is, and how they obtained it. They provide tips on how to do well on the exams as well as give insight into how the CFA designation has helped them in their careers. 

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Please Note:

 

BFA membership and registration for this event is required.

The annual Mock Market trading competition is an annual event that brings individual students to participate in a unique 60-day simulated mock market. Throughout the challenge, student's will construct and build the ultimate portfolio with up to $100,000 of virtual currency on Investopedia's trading platform. The top three portfolio's with the highest returns at the end of the trading period will be awarded cash prizes below:

  • First Place - $200

  • Second Place - $100

  • Third Place - $50

 

Join and take part in the annual Business Finance Association's premier trading competition here!: https://goo.gl/forms/ZzXSIsrLMS7H4gDA3

*Must be a paid  BFA Member to participate.

We are proud to present a panel discussion and networking event on the Canadian Hedge Fund industry and career opportunities therein.

When: Wednesday, October 19, 2016 in the MBA lounge, BUS 4-06

The University of Alberta and AIMA Canada are proud to present a panel discussion and networking event on the Canadian hedge fund industry and career opportunities therein.

This is a content-packed session for those who might look to enter the hedge fund/alternative investment industry either right out of school or down the line. 

BFA membership and registration required.

 

Hedge fund NIght

Business Finance Association

Email: bfa@ualberta.ca 

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