Prima Ekuiti (UK) Limited Annual Investment Challenge
UPDATE: SUBMISSION DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO FRIDAY, 15 FEBRUARY 2019!
Our Investment Challenge is designed to allow students to build a better appreciation for the investment industry and provides an opportunity for participants to enhance various competencies.
Prima Ekuiti (UK) Limited will again be organising its annual Investment Challenge in partnership with MACFIS. As before, the competition requires group participants to select a company from the UK FTSE 250 Index, undertake comprehensive analysis on the company and industry, and provide a recommendation on the stock of the company on its valuation. Each team will have access to our investment team for guidance throughout the process.
Please see below for further details:
Eligibility: Undergraduate students in the UK
All participants will receive a certificate and a consolation prize for the 4th & 5th place.
Participants shall adhere to the following:
Participants are to form a team, consisting of 3-4 people.
Teams will be required to submit an investment proposal of a company in the UK FTSE 250 Index.
The investment proposal should include, but not limited to the following aspects:
Introduction of the Company
Macroeconomic Developments and Outlook - with relation to the company's industry sector
Industry Analysis - show a clear understanding of forces relevant to the sector, including its peers, substitutes, profit and cost drivers.
Company-specific Analysis - including financial statement analysis and comparative advantage
Peer Comparison of other companies in the industry
Valuation of the stock
Final Recommendation of Stock - either BUY or SELL
Reports shall be submitted to Prima Ekuiti (UK) Limited for assessment, via email to email@example.com.
Top 5 teams will be invited to present their research in the final round.
Submission deadline has now been extended to 8 February 2019! Good luck!