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GNOSIS : The Annual Finance Symposium, Mumbai

FINAX organizes its annual Finance Symposium in Mumbai. The Symposium aims at promoting interaction between members of the Industry, students and academia.

The event comprises of a guest speakers and panel discussions. The audience includes people from the industry as well as students from XLRI. The idea is to exhibit to the bigwigs of the finance industry the tremendous, untapped potential of XLRI in the field of finance and also provide the XLRI students a chance to interact with some of the biggest names in the industry.

Let The Buffet Begin - National Stock Pitch Event

Finax hosts top B-Schools across the country at its national stock pitch event held in Mumbai as part of Gnosis. Students participate in teams and present their stock pitch to industry experts on the panel. Every year, the event has seen increased participation from finance enthusiasts from all top B-Schools. The final round for the event is held in Mumbai with winners and runners up receiving cash prizes!

Deal Book - National M&A based Case Challenge

Mergers & Acquisitions is one the few areas which excites students and faculty alike. The committee in association with faculty members presents a close to real life scenario case challenge to students across all b-schools in the country. Students act as analysts for an M&A consultancy and present their solution by preparing a Deal Book for the case. The event is judged by in-house experts and industry professionals with winners and runners up taking away cash prizes!

Quizzing - Q

It is a quizzing league based on the finance domain. It gives students a chance to test their knowledge and in the process help them to prepare for tough interviews and expand their intellect moving ahead. The league is based on both academics as well as market knowledge. And it's not short on fun!

Simulation

Who said Finance was all numbers and theories? FINAX also aims to ensure that learning finance can be fun as well. To this end, we design simulation games and events based on finance principles. These not only add the fun element, but also help drive away the fear of finance from young minds. This is quite important as it can help people see beyond the numbers and might help people make the choice of finance as a career.

Guest Lectures & Workshops

FINAX organizes lectures and workshops from industry experts to help the students gain a practitioner's perspective. Some of the more recent ones have been on technical analysis, fixed income markets and bridge financing. It also plans to invite eminent people from the financial world to share their views in the domain of corporate finance and commercial banking for the coming year.


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