IBA Team Wins the 8th Local Finale of the CFA Institute Research Challenge 2015-16


A 5 member team from IBA won the Local Finale of the CFA Institute Research Challenge 2015-16, held on 9th February, 2016, amidst tough competition from other top universities of Pakistan, such as LUMS and KSBL. 12 universities participated in this rigorous research challenge from the onset in October 2015, and 5 teams were shortlisted for the presentation, where they were required to present their investment case on stock valuation of Pakistan State Oil (PSO). The team was represented by Farheen Ghaffar, Farheen Irfan, Noman Jafri, Talha Azher and Arsalan Gondal, and was guided extensively at every stage by its faculty mentors, Mr. Azfer Naseem & Ms. Sana Fatima and industry mentor, Mr. Saad Ali.

The IBA team would now go on to represent Pakistan in the Asia Pacific Regional Finale in Chicago USA, in mid-April '16