To enhance our students’ learning experience, we have different initiatives and facilities to help with student’s academic, career and personal development, within and outside programmes and courses.
Competitions in partnership with industry
Students are strongly encouraged to participate in the Veco Invest-EF Investment Management Competition. The Department is pleased to partner with Veco Invest (Asia) Ltd http://www.vecoinvest.hk/home_en.php to provide students opportunities to apply their investment management skills. Veco Invest is part of the Veco Group, a Swiss financial advisory group. Students will need to do research to justify their stock and bond selections for inclusions in their respective investment portfolios. Students should use fundamental analysis, and incorporate technical analysis at their discretion, to manage their investment portfolios. Details for the upcoming competition will be released to students via emails.
The CFA Institute in collaboration with the Hong Kong Society of Financial Analysts organizes the CFA Institute Inter-University Investment Research Challenge. The Department selects a team of students to represent CityU in this annual competition. Further details on the upcoming competition will be released to students via emails.
Accenture organizes the annual Risk Management Challenge (RMC). For more details, please look up http://www.accenture.com/cn-zh/landing-pages/Pages/rmc-event.aspx
The South China Morning Post and the Institute of Financial Planners of Hong Kong organize the SCMP-IFPHK Financial Planner Awards (University Category). Further details on the upcoming competition will be released to students via emails. For more information, please visit http://www.ifphk.org/.