The mission of the Walsh College Investment Club (WCIC) is to provide hands-on educational experience in investment management, and to allow students and alumni to develop their teamwork, communication, presentation, and analytical skills to gain superior knowledge in the investment management industry.
Our vision is to build a top-tier investment management program for Walsh College that is nationally recognized, becomes the elite investment club in the state of Michigan, and produces top talent in the investment industry. WCIC aims to provide members advanced education and hands-on experience to build the skills necessary to obtain advanced positions in the investment management industry.
INVESTMENT CLUB REGULAR MEETINGS:
The club meets on the first and third Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the Finance Lab. No reservation is required and the meetings last for about two hours.
NEXT SCHEDULED MEETINGS: December 16
Michigan Alpha Project Public Proposals
Come watch the Walsh College Investment Club (WCIC) teams pitch their investment strategy as they compete to become managers of the Michigan Alpha Project.
December 16, 6-8 pm
BLOOMBERG TERMINAL CERTIFICATION COURSE:
Each semester, the club will offer a Bloomberg Certification Course for five weeks on Saturdays from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. or 12-2 p.m. in the Finance Lab. The objective of the course is to teach attendees how to use the Bloomberg Terminal software with the goal of certifying all attendees by passing the Bloomberg Essentials (BESS) certification exams.
A syllabus will be provided. Those attendees are expected to be present at all five meetings or go through the material they missed before the next meeting. The course will be taught by the President Derek Baker.
There is no cost to enroll in the course, registration is required and will be capped at 15 attendees per meeting. Meetings dates are: 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16 and 11/23.
To register, fill out Bloomberg Certification Course Registration Form.
PARTICIPATE: To become a member, apply for an officer position, or request more information, contact Derek Baker.
New Member Application Form
Bloomberg Certification Course Registration Form
Walsh College Investment Club Bylaws
Walsh College Investment Club Mock Portfolio
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