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Natixis CIB Global Markets Institute - Structured Genius Challenge

Date: 24 September 2023

Natixis CIB is pleased to announce the launch of the Global Markets Institute. This institute is aimed to educate young talent, paving the way to help them enter the financial services industry, and promoting collaboration ​between the company, young talent and the local community.

The first initiative will be the Structured Genius Challenge and we would like to invite you to join this initiative.

This challenge provides an opportunity for students from diverse backgrounds to work in teams to discover Global Markets and connect with industry professionals.

Students will form a team and come up with a structured product pitch given a hypothetical scenario. The challenge consists of two rounds - written proposal & on-site presentation. There will be an online training on Bloomberg functions for registered participants. The winning students will be fast-tracked for Natixis CIB’s 2024 Global Markets Summer Internship positions.

For more details, you can view the event website here:


  • Full-time students enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master's degree program at universities in Hong Kong, with Expected Graduation Date between December 2024 and December 2025.
  • Interested students should form a group of 2 - 4 members and submit applications online by 24th September 2023.
  • Students from different universities can form the same group



  • Fast-track to Natixis CIB’s 2024 Global Markets Summer Internship opportunities
  • HK$5,000 cash prize
  • Trophy
  • Certificate 

First Runner-up: 

  • HK$3,000 cash prize
  • Trophy
  • Certificate 

Second Runner-up: 

  • HK$2,000 cash prize
  • Trophy
  • Certificate 


  • Added to the Global Markets Talent Pool for potential future hiring*
  • Certificate 

*Strong performers will also be invited to fast-track interviews for Natix

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