2017 McGill International Portfolio Challenge

The 2017 McGill International Portfolio Challenge Committee has the pleasure to announce University of Waterloo Accounting & Finance Student Association the launching of the first international asset management competition in North America which will be hosted at McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management in Montréal, Canada. With the opportunity of winning up to $50,000 of cash prizes, this buy-side academic competition – the first of its kind – focuses on innovative portfolio design and asset management through the creation of a portfolio for a complex, institutional client.


Open to both undergraduate and graduate students in North America, the competition has already drawn widespread interest from numerous top corporate sponsors in asset management.

Please go visit MIPC’s website to learn more about the competition and for any additional information regarding the conduct of the challenge.


In order to register, you MUST have the approval from an academic advisor. 

Interested students should speak to a PROFESSOR / LECTURER IN A RELATED DISCIPLINE (Finance, Economics), who will assist in forming the competing teams.

Each school is invited to register up to two teams of up to four participants to solve the case. 


Online registration opens March, 15th 2017, please click here to register.