Finance Challenge Competition
The SSE Riga Finance Challenge is a brand-new competition for high school and university students from all over the world which has no analogues in the Baltics. It is organized by the SSE Riga Investment Fund and will take place on May 20-21 at SSE Riga.
Saturday 20/05/2017 - Sunday 21/05/2017SSE Riga, Strelnieku 4a
This year, SSE Riga students are organizing the third edition of the competition, which will gather 205 students from different countries around the world. The competition challenges contestants to complete tasks on corporate finance, valuation, stock and fixed-income markets, investment banking, financial reporting and analysis, portfolio management and macroeconomics. Moreover, it provides an opportunity to win valuable prizes and adds a notable entry in your CV for a fast-track career in finance.
First, participants form teams of 3 people for the preliminary rounds online. After professional judges in the industry evaluate the cases, the top 15 teams are invited to the Grand Final at the Stockholm School of Economics. In the end, the 3 best teams receive valuable monetary prizes. To be more precise, the prize pool is 1,900 EUR and additional prizes from sponsors.
This year, we are proud to announce that we received 205 applications with a total of 31 countries represented.
The 15 teams which will participate in the Grand Final will represent 15 universities from 5 countries.