Local Final of CFA Institute Research Challenge 2021-22 (First runner up Award)
HSUHK Team won the first runner-up award in the CFA Institute Research Challenge 2021-22. It is an annual global competition which provides university student teams with specialised experience in equity valuation and business skills in communicating their analysis as professional analysts.
Teams are judged based on the quality of their equity research reports in the first round of the competition, in which the top five teams will advance to the final round to present their analysis and valuation to a panel of professional investors.
The HSUHK team is shortlisted for the final round along with the Chinese University of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and the University of Hong Kong. Despite the excellent performance, the HSUHK team was edged out by the Hong Kong Polytechnic University team and won the first runner-up award. The second runner-up award goes to the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology team.
EAF Investment Competition 2022 (AY2021/22)
Five teams with the highest rate of return were shortlisted for the finalist round and they were invited to present and explain their investment and trading strategies on 6 July 2022.
The winners of the EAF Investment Competition 2022 are:
|Champion||Outsider awarded HK$3,000 cash coupon|
|1st Runner-up||Superme Investor awarded HK$2,000 cash coupon|
|2nd Runner-up||AlanLau&hisTeam awarded HK$1,000 cash coupon|
“Mathematics for Finance” Workshop 2022 (AY2021/22)
Mathematics for Finance Workshop was offered by our Department between 29 and 31 August 2022. This workshop is designed to be a progressive course to enhance students’ concepts of Statistics, Mathematics, Time Value of Money and Financial Statement.
5-day CFA Preparatory Course via Microsoft Teams (AY21/22)
A 5-day CFA Preparatory Course was offered by our Department via Microsoft Teams from 30 May – 2 June & 6 June 2022. This course is designed to be a progressive course, mapping what students have learned/will learn in the programmes with CFA Level 1 topics.