CFA Institute Research Challenge 2019-20

BBA and MBA students of Finance major are welcome to take part in the 2019-20 season of CFA Institute Research Challenge in Bangladesh.

The CFA Institute Research Challenge is a highly-prestigious global competition that tests the equity research, investment report writing, and presentation skills of university students.

What do you have to do?

Initially, you have to write a research report on a company listed on DSE to determine whether you should buy, sell, or hold the shares of that company.

Initial Screening will be held on October 05, 2019 (Saturday). 10 teams will head towards the second round.

If you are selected for the second round, you  have to give a presentation on your report, and perform further analytical tasks.


The champion team will win BDT 200,000 and represent Bangladesh in the Asia Pacific regional final in Seoul, South Korea. The first and second runners up will win BDT 100,000 and BDT 50,000 respectively.

The team 

Students can participate in the competition as a team of 3 - 5 students. A team may contain a combination of BBA and MBA students with Finance major.

Read the officials rules regarding team formation:


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28 September, 2019.