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Smurfit Wins CFA Research Challenge 2022

  • Date: Fri, Mar 4, 2022

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Pictured (L-R): Global team representatives Sandro Beiro Antonelli (Liechtenstein), Tim Reusing (Germany), Cillian Mc Caul (Ireland), Rhionnon O’Connor (USA), and Jan Bahl (Germany)

Tuesday, 1 March 2022, Dublin - The UCD Smurfit School participated in the CFA Research Challenge represented by students from the MSc in Finance programme. The Challenge took place in Davy Stockbrokers where Trinity College, UCC, NUIG, QUB and TU Dublin also took part.

The team was ably mentored by Dr. Cormac Mac Fhionnlaoich, Academic Director, MSc in Finance and Marie Gillespie, CFA, Director, Senior Equity Analyst, Davy.

The focus company team was Kerry Group, the world’s leading taste and nutrition company. The team’s report and presentation concluding with a BUY recommendation.

The UCD Smurfit School team will now go onto the represent the School, UCD and Ireland at the EMEA Sub Regional Final scheduled to take place in early April.

Learn more at the CFA Research Challenge website here.

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