2016 Finance Week

Sara Greene – August 3rd, 2016

Considering finance as a potential career option? The 2016 Finance Week will run from Thursday, September 8th to Wednesday, September 14th and will feature events to learn more about the world of finance and prepare you for finance interviews. If you have any questions about specific events please check Handshake or reach out to Sara Greene at sgreene@virginia.edu.

*always check Handshake for the most up-to-date information on dates/times

Connecting with Employers 101

Learn about connecting with employers via networking events, information sessions and On-Grounds Interviewing.

  • Date: Thursday, September 8
  • Time: 5:00pm
  • Location: Newcomb Gallery

Boutique Finance Night

Considering a career in finance and trying to find the best fit for you? Join us to hear from up to four boutique finance firms. Learn about specific organization and what it means to be a boutique firm. Confirmed organizations include Bregal Partners, Brown Advisory, Clearsight Advisors, Flow Traders, Level Equity, MidCap Financial, Mizuho, Point72 Asset Management and the PFM Group.

  • Date: Thursday, September 8
  • Time: 7:00pm
  • Location: Rouss/Robertson 120

Finance For All Majors

Interested in finance? Learn how you can translate skills from ANY major into a career in finance! Students will have the opportunity to engage in small group coaching sessions, an alumni panel and resume reviews. Detailed agenda and alumni participants coming soon! Registration (in Handshake) begins Friday, August 19th at 10am.

  • Date: Friday, September 9
  • Time: 10:00am-1:00pm
  • Location: Bryant Hall at Scott Stadium

Finance Bootcamp

The Finance Bootcamp is an all day (8am-5pm) introduction to basic financial modeling and valuation concepts. Presented by Wall Street Prep, the curriculum provides students the basics of valuation and Excel modeling, as well as an introduction to the areas of finance. This bootcamp is intended for students in any major and any skill level. Wall Street Prep is a premier financial training provider hired by bulge bracket and middle market banks to train incoming interns and full time employees. Students can stay ahead of the pack by attending their one day session on campus in April. Once you have completed the training, students may include this credential on their resume! Registration (in Handshake) begins Thursday, August 18th at 10am. Please see program description for fee and reservation instructions.

  • Date: Saturday, September 10
  • Time: 8:00am-5:00pm (must be able to attend entire day)
  • Location: Bryant Hall at Scott Stadium

FinTech Night

This event brings you some of the most exciting organizations in one of the hottest growing fields: FinTech. Shorthand for Financial Technology, come and learn what companies like Citi, Capital One, PayPal, OnDot Systems, MPower, and Lease Accelerator are doing in this space. This will be a series of lightning talks, moderated by a FinTech Reporter from S&P Global Market Intelligence. Come and see what the hype is all about! 

  • Date: Tuesday, September 13
  • Time: 6:00-8:00pm
  • Location: Bryant Hall at Scott Stadium

Introduction to Investment Banking and Sales/Trading, presented by Citi

Information session for students interested in pursuing Investment Banking summer internships.

  • Date: Wednesday, September 14
  • Time: 7:00pm
  • Location: Kaleidoscope Room - Newcomb Hall