Point 72 Case Competition

Posted by VP of Web Development SWB on Monday, September 7, 2015

Good afternoon –  Point72 is pleased to announce the kickoff of our second annual case competition!

 

In September 2015, Point72 will hold its second annual case competition providing college juniors and sophomores the opportunity to further develop and showcase their investment aptitude while receiving mentorship from  experienced Point72 investment professionals. In addition, teams will have the opportunity to compete for cash  prizes.

 

The Case      

       Juniors and sophomores submit an investment recommendation based upon case criteria to be distributed September 22nd

       Students will work in teams of three to submit the investment recommendation

 

Five Winning Teams

       Five student teams will be selected to participate in a final round at Point72’s New York City offices – expenses paid

       Top five finalist teams will receive a mentoring session with a Point72 investment professional and opportunity to incorporate feedback into their case

       More than $25,000 in cash prizes will be awarded to the five finalist teams

       Finalists will be prioritized for Point72 Academy Summer Analyst interview opportunities

 

Case Competition Timeline

  1. Registration Period: September 8th – September 22nd
  2. September 23rd: Case assigned
  3. October 2nd:      Case due
  4. October 11th:     Top 5 cases selected
  5. October 16th :     Top 5 case teams have dinner with investment professionals in NYC
  6. October 17th :     Top 5 case teams present to judges in NYC office

 

 

 

Registration Details

To register your team, please send the following information to the case competition email address provided bySeptember 22nd, 2015: Team name, participant names, designated captain, class year (sophomore/junior), email address for each participant.  Team registration email address: Point72CaseCompetition@Point72.com

 

 

Attached is a formal handout to share with interested individuals/groups at this link: Handout

 



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