AIMA Canada University Case Competition

 

AIMA Canada is pleased to announce the winners of our inaugural national university case competition:

  • Abdennour Aissaoui, University of Toronto, 4th year BBA, Specialist in Finance & Minor in Computer Science
  • Gabriel Bureau, University of Toronto, 4th year BBA, Specialist in Finance
  • Robin Wang, University of Toronto, 4th year BBA, Specialist in Finance

The challenge saw students design a mock portfolio for their University’s endowment, proposing allocations that may include a mix of hedge funds, private credit, private equity, real assets, real estate, infrastructure and more. They were also tasked with accommodating student interest in diversity and inclusion and responsible investment, including ESG factors.

 


 

AIMA Canada (Alternative Investment Management Association) is thrilled to announce the launch of its inaugural annual national university case competition to help university students in Canada learn about the alternative investment industry

Presented by the Education & Research Committee, the AIMA Canada Alternative Investment University Case Competition is an inter-university portfolio design competition, offered to create awareness of alternative investment management functions and careers while facilitating students’ learning and networking opportunities in the field.

The challenge will see students design a mock portfolio for their University’s endowment. They will propose allocations that may include a mix of hedge funds, private credit, private equity, real assets, real estate, infrastructure and more. They will also be tasked with accommodating student interest in diversity and inclusion and responsible investment, including ESG factors.

Education is especially critical for our upcoming graduates. AIMA Canada is excited to help driven and insightful young people learn about our industry’s opportunities, fundamental mechanics and benefits to the world’s investors.

Please stay tuned for more details on the next Case Competition in February 2020.

We encourage all AIMA Canada members to share this case competition with any interested parties, including their alma mater as applicable.


PRIZES FOR EACH WINNING CONTESTANT

  • Complimentary event pass to select AIMA Canada networking event

  • One coffee meeting with an AIMA Canada Executive Committee member

  • Certificate posted on AIMA Canada Linkedin & Twitter.