BİLGİ students are at the “CFA Institute Research Challenge” final this year as well!”

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BİLGİ students are placed among the five teams that are eligible to participate in Turkey final of the CFA Institute Research Challenge, organized annually by the CFA Institute on a global scale, this year as well. The first-place winning team of Turkey final to be held on February 26, 2021 will represent Turkey in the finals abroad. 

Students gain real-world experience as they assume the role of research analyst in the CFA Institute Research Challenge, a global competition that tests the equity research and valuation, investment report writing, and presentation skills of university students. The competition has four levels: local, sub-regional, regional, and global.

In the competition where 23 teams out of 19 universities participated in Turkey, the teams advanced to participate in the final are given below in alphabetic order:

  • Galatasaray University
  • İstanbul Bilgi University
  • Koç University
  • UNEC (Azerbaijan State University of Economics) 
  • Yıldız Technical University 

BİLGİ students who are in the final:

  • Juvairia Soomro (MSc in International Finance)
  • Müge Şenen (MSc in International Finance)
  • Elif Güleryüz (MSc in Financial Economics)
  • Nil Tomul (MSc in International Finance)