Published Date: 2023-05-31, Wednesday
KU-SOM Finance Club organized the Grand Finale National Level Stock Pitching Competition on 28th May 2023 at KU-SOM, Balkumari. All the provincial winners from each province represented their respective provinces to compete in the grand finale. Provincial competitions were held in every province a month back. Most of the provincial competitions were held physically in all provinces. Students from various educational backgrounds participated in the competition. Students affiliated with at least one college were allowed to participate. The teams were supposed to select a stock listed in NEPSE and pitch the selected stock to the judges through the fundamental, technical and macroeconomic analysis of the stock. The team successful in convincing the judges why the selected stock is worth investing was declared to be the winner. Team Fortune Finders with team members Ang Tshering Sherpa, Aditya Khoju and Bishal Sah won the National Stock Pitching Competition 2023 and bagged the total winning prize of worth Rs. 50,000. The pitch was judged by Mr. Ankit Sekhar Adhikari from iCapital, Mr. Ujjwal Chand from Global Equity Fund and Mr. Shulav Shrestha from Mega Capital Markets Limited.
According to the coordinator Mr. Ishan Giri and vice coordinator Mr. Bishesh Amatya, the event was held in provincial and national level for the first time in Nepal. They extended their thanks to Finance department of KUSOM, KUSOM Finance Club team, Sponsors (Rastra Banjiya Bank, Nepal Stock Exchange, Smart Wealth PRO, Mega Capital, icapital, Set your trade, CDS and Clearing Limited, Juju wears and media partners were KMG and Nepalipaisa. The event gave participants and audience a golden opportunity to scout the ocean of knowledge on finance and the stock market. According to the Coordinator, the Stock Pitching Competition is now transformed into a National Stock Pitching Competition and will be continued in the upcoming years by KUSOM Finance Club. KUSOM Finance Club is actively involved in other events related to finance, capital market and business. You can be updated with the club through their social media platform. Likewise, KUSOM Finance Club plans on bringing such types of other insightful events in coming days too for all finance enthusiasts.
The School Would like to the Coordinator Ishan Giri and Vice Coordinator Bishesh Narahing Amatya and congratulate entire team of KUSOM Finance club for successfully conducting the financial literacy Workshop and stock pitching competition in Provincial and National phase.