PRMIA Announces the Regional Risk Challenge Winners!

Congratulations to the PRMIA Risk Management Challenge regional winners who will advance to the International Risk Management Challenge in London, UK on April 7th, 2017 at the Dow Jones Office.

Fifty-three teams were given two weeks to analyze a case study based on Metro do Porto: An Interest Rate Swap. During that two each team prepared a three-page executive summary and PowerPoint presentation, which they presented to a team of judges over the past weekend at different Regional Risk Management Challenges. Below are the top 9 teams that will advance to the PRMIA International Risk Management Challenge to compete for the chance to win $10,000.00USD.

Teams advancing to the International Challenge include:

Chicago
Team: Smart Beta
University: The University of Chicago
Members:
Yiting Zhang
Biying Ding
Yanjie Li
Feier Chen

Edmonton
Team: KPWL
University: The University of Alberta
Members:
Jesse Little
Benjamin Woodman
Fiyaz Keshwani
Sarah Prendergast

London
Team: CuCurVar
University: University degli studi di Napoli Federico II
Members:
Dario Iacovino
Gennaro Battista
Alesandro Sica
Martina Simeone

Ireland
Team: UoL
University: UoL
Members:
Sinead McInerney
Shane Brosnan
Robin Bogan

 

 

 

 


 

 

Montreal
Team: CLPS
University: McGill University
Members:
Evan Coulter
Valentyn Litvin
Meagan Prins
Marina Simonian

New York
Team: MQF Contingency
University:  Rutgers Business School
Members:
Manali Singhal
Sneha Chemerla
Bala Adithya Pillai
Lilesh Ingle

Russia
Team: Vanilla Option
University: Moscow State University
Members:
Vladimir Dobrovolskiy
Artem Danilishin
Irina Lagoda
Aslan Bayramkulov

Toronto
Team: Synergy
University: Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
Members:
Ava Athari
Carmen Quiroz
Meng Zhu
An Zach Wang

Vancouver

Team: THAS
University: Simon Fraser University
Members:
Tianyu Li
Yi Li
Shujin Zhang
Chenyi An

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