Mar 092018
EADA’s team takes 3rd place in CFA Research Challenge 2018

On March 8, the final of the Spanish division of the CFA Research Challenge competition was held at the Madrid Stock Exchange, where EADA’s team took third place. EADA has consistently made it to the finals since beginning to compete in the Challenge. In the CFA Research Challenge, participants from the best schools compete with […]

Mar 072018
EADA’s Team Selected for CFA Research Challenge Final in Madrid

Last week, one of EADA’s two teams competing in the CFA Research Challenge was selected to continue on to the final in Madrid. The CFA Research Challenge is the most prestigious competition of its kind, attracting more than 5,000 students from 1,000 universities and business schools worldwide. Teams are challenged to create a detailed investor […]

Feb 202018
CFA Research Challenge- Week Eight

Grecia This week we met with our tutor Albert to finish up fine tuning the written report, which is due in less than one week! We believe that thanks to the team’s work and Albert’s recommendations and guidelines, we will be delivering a very professional report that will be selected for Madrid Stock Exchange finalist […]

Feb 122018
CFA Research Challenge- Week Seven

Grecia Colmenares We are just a few days away from the report deadline! This week we have had a couple of sessions with our tutor Albert, who has provided us with guidance of how our report should look and the valuation methods for Indra. He is a very experienced professional and we are constantly learning […]

Jan 232018
CFA Research Challenge- Week Five

Grecia This week we started from where we left off. After a very well deserved winter break, it was time to get back to work. The CFA Institute Research Challenge report deadline is in one months’ time, so we are currently working at maximum speed. We’re excited and nervous at the same time; time has […]

Dec 222017
The CFA Research Challenge- Week Four

Grecia This week we had a very informative session with our advisor Albert. He is very good at guiding us through the evaluation process, and all of the information he provides is extremely helpful. With the Winter Break starting, it will be hard for us to meet up in person, but we will continue to […]

Dec 142017
The CFA Research Challenge- Week Three

Ashiqur Rahman With finals knocking at the door, this week meant business. While the whole school was buried under piles of books and class notes, guess what the CFA Research Challenge Team was doing? We actually met up not just once, but twice, this week to work on the research. Since we had a meeting […]

Dec 072017
The CFA Research Challenge- Week Two

Grecia Colmenares  This week has been difficult for us to work on the CFA Research Challenge due to the load of final projects and final exams that we currently have. We are very excited and feeling much more confident about Indra’s information as well as our general knowledge of the company. The access to the […]

Dec 052017
The CFA Research Challenge- Week One

Hosted by the CFA Institute, the CFA  Research Challenge provides the opportunity for top finance students from all over the world to demonstrate their know-how. Teams produce an investor report for a publically listed company (this year’s company: Indra), completing a comprehensive financial analysis, a 5-year forecast of financial statements and a final company valuation. Final reports […]