IIT Stuart School of Business Team Advances to Americas Competition for CFA Research Challenge

The IIT Stuart team is pictured at left with Michael Rybak, Senior Lecturer of Finance at IIT Stuart, Philip G. Franklin, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Littelfuse, and Ana Rossetti, Assistant Dean at IIT Stuart.

On February 7, IIT Stuart School of Business finished in first place against DePaul University, Northern Illinois University, and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute’s annual CFA Research Challenge.

The student team — Nan Bai (M.S. Finance ’14); Yuming Hou (M.S. Finance ’14); Yi Lu (M.S. Finance ’14); Ying “Winny” Wang (M.S. Finance ’14); Yi Zhang (M.S. Finance ’14) — will advance to the Americas Regional competition in Denver on March 18 and 19.

Regional champions will then vie for the global title on April 25 in Bangkok. View photos from the event and read more.