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CFA Institute Research Challenge: Chicago Competition (Ended)

Date, Time, and Location:
Friday, February 07, 2014 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
1:00 pm
Morningstar, 22 W Washington St, Chicago, IL  60602   (Driving Directions)

Cheer on five teams of student from area universities as they compete in the CFA Institute Research Challenge hosted by CFA Society Chicago.

Date, Time, and Location:
Fri., Feb. 7, 2014
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Morningstar Building, 22 W Washington St., Chicago, IL 60602

Program Description:
Cheer on five teams of students from area universities as they compete in the CFA Institute Research Challenge hosted by CFA Society Chicago. The competition kicked off Nov. 22 with eight universities participating; and is now down to the final five teams. Listen as the teams present their research on Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ: LFUS) to a panel of judges who are CFA Charterholders and experts in equity research. Teams also developed a written report of fundamental company analysis based on a sell-side or an independent research analyst perspective of Littelfuse, Inc.

The final five teams:

  • DePaul University
  • Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Loyola University
  • Northern Illinois University
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The first, second and third place teams will receive various prizes sponsored by CFA Chicago. The local level winning team will continue on to the America's competition in Denver, March 18-19. Regional champions will then vie for the global title on April 25 in Bangkok.

Fee:*
Members - FREE
Student-Members - FREE
Non-Members - $10
(Credit card required to guarantee ALL reservations)

Attire: Business Casual

Registration: Register Online

Agenda:
1:00pm - 1:30pm: Registration and Networking
1:30pm - 1:45pm: Welcome & Introductions
1:45pm - 3:25pm: Team Presentations
3:25pm - 4:30pm: Networking & Refreshments / Announcement of Winner

Hosted by: Outreach and Membership Development Advisory Group

Special thanks to eFinancial Careers for their support of the 2014 CFA Institute Research Challenge hosted by CFA Society Chicago.

*Special Notes Regarding Fees:
Student rate only available to students approved as a Student-Member of CFA Chicago for 2013-2014. Credit card is required to guarantee ALL reservations. Day-of-event registrations accepted on-site only if applicable and space available. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club are accepted. Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, Feb. 4. If you fail to cancel before the deadline and/or fail to attend the event you will be charged a $10 fee.

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