Past ExSIF Events

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23
Sep
Guest Lecture Series

Careers in Investment with Rondell Willabus, BlackRock

September 23, 2021 6:30 PM
Virtual
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24
Sep
Guest Lecture Series

Dojoko x ExSIF - Digital Networking event

September 24, 2021 2:00 PM
Virtual
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28
Sep
Advanced Financial Analysis Course

Equity Investing

Eleanor Moriarty, Ruffer
September 28, 2021 6:30 PM
Streatham Court, Lecture Theatre C
In-Person
In the first session of the Advanced Financial Analysis Course we are joined by Eleanor Moriarty, an Investment Associate at Ruffer LLP. We will be looking at equity classification, equity risk premium and methods of calculating return on equity.
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28
Sep
Introductory Financial Analysis Course

Industry Breakdown

Alfie Christopher
September 28, 2021 6:30 PM
Streatham Court, lecture Theatre B
In-Person
Introduction to the role and structure of the financial services industry Outline of the different types of financial institutions Overview of the types and roles of participants in the investment industry
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29
Sep
ExSIF Extra

ExSIF Extra

September 29, 2021 12:30 PM
Forum Seminar Room 12
In-Person
ExSIF Extra is a weekly drop-in session where you can bring along your lunch, have a chat, discuss the markets and talk about anything on your mind! Our Careers Officer, Natalija, will be on hand to help out with CVs, Cover Letters and applications.
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30
Sep
Professional Development Series

Perfecting your CV and Cover Letters for applications

September 30, 2021 6:30 PM
Streatham Court, Lecture Theatre C
In-Person
We will be looking at how you can perfect your CV and Covering Letters to give yourself the best chance of success in applications for roles in investment. In this sectors it is key to tailor you application to the role and stand out from the crowd.
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05
Oct
Advanced Financial Analysis Course

Fixed Income

Robert Bendall
October 5, 2021 6:30 PM
Virtual
In this session of the Advanced Financial Analysis Course we will be looking at Fixed Income as a security, the methods of valuing Fixed Income Securities, Unsecured and Secured bonds and the practical methods of trading Fixed Income securities.
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05
Oct
Introductory Financial Analysis Course

Macro Trends

Alfie Christopher
October 5, 2021 6:30 PM
Streatham Court, Lecture Theatre B
In-Person
In this session we’ll look at how financial markets responds to the health of the global or domestic economy. As well as presenting some of the basics in economics, such as interest rates and cyclcal trends, in the context of financial markets.
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06
Oct
ExSIF Extra

ExSIF Extra

October 6, 2021 12:30 PM
Forum Seminar Room 12
In-Person
ExSIF Extra is a weekly drop-in session where you can bring along your lunch, have a chat, discuss the markets and talk about anything on your mind! Our Careers Officer, Natalija, will be on hand to help out with CVs, Cover Letters and applications.
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07
Oct
Guest Lecture Series

Global Markets and Foreign Exchange Research with Derek Halpenny, MUFG

Derek Halpenny, MUFG
October 7, 2021 6:30 PM
Virtual
In this Guest Lecture Series we are joined by Derek Halpenny, Head of Research, Global Markets EMEA & International Securities at MUFG. We will explore Derek's career in foreign exchange research spanning 23 years, looking at the lessons and insights he has learnt along the way. Derek has had many appearances on CNBC, Bloomberg and other finance publications throughout his career.
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12
Oct
Combined Financial Analysis Course

Unpicking Investment Banking

Pablo Hutchinson Nuñez
October 12, 2021 6:30 PM
Virtual
In this session of the Introductory Financial Analysis Course we are joined by Pablo Hutchinson Nuñez, Investment Associate at Moorfield Group. We will explore the structure of Investment Banks, their purpose and the reality of working in them.
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13
Oct
ExSIF Extra

ExSIF Extra X Building Confidence on Campus with Lazard

October 13, 2021 12:30 PM
The Forum, Seminar Room 12
In-Person
An informal networking event with Lazard campus ambassadors alongside ExSIF Extra. Everyone welcome.
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14
Oct
Professional Development Series

Careers in a Hedge Fund with Martin Minarovic, D.E. Shaw

October 14, 2021 8:00 PM
Virtual
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19
Oct
Combined Financial Analysis Course

ExSIF x Exeter Sustainable Finance Centre (ESF) - ESG Investing Roundtable

Rajesh Tharyan, Chendi Zhang, James Holt, Grace Chan
October 19, 2021 6:30 PM
Newman Blue Lecture Theatre (A) - Peter Chalk Building
In-Person
As part of ExSIF's Financial Analysis Course we are teaming up with the Exeter Sustainable Finance Centre (ESF) and professionals in finance to discuss the most important questions surrounding ESG investing, in anticipation of COP26. We will be joined by 4 guests on the roundtable: Chendi Zhang, Professor of Finance and Director of the Exeter Sustainable Finance Centre, Rajesh Tharyan, Senior Lecturer in Finance at the University of Exeter, Grace Chan, Asset Manager at Low Carbon and James Holt, Assistant Director at Brewin Dolphin. Environmental, Social and Governance issues are of increasing importance in investing and in financial services more generally. In this discussion we will be looking at the evolving role of ESG concerns in investment, stakeholders in ESG and the most pressing problems and solutions surrounding ESG in finance. Please get tickets on Eventbrite using the link below: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/exeter-student-investment-fund-35582907913
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21
Oct
Professional Development Series

ExSIF x Women in Business - Breaking into Finance

October 21, 2021 6:30 PM
Virtual
ExSIF and Women in Business are teaming up to give you an insight into the pathways to careers in finance & investment as we are joined by SEO London, Lazard, BNP Paribas and Nomura, to discuss applications and the importance of diversity in finance.
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26
Oct
Combined Financial Analysis Course

FinTech Roundtable

Guest speakers: Juan Gasca (ScanDefi), Smruti Hiremath (Finco Money), Jack Rogers, Chris Phippen
October 26, 2021 6:30 PM
Virtual
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02
Nov
Advanced Financial Analysis Course

Indexes and ETF's

Izabela Wigier
November 2, 2021 6:30 PM
Streatham Court C
In-Person
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04
Nov
Professional Development Series

Applications Refresher

Natalija Duvnjak
November 4, 2021 6:30 PM
Xfi Building - Henderson Lecture Theatre
In-Person
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09
Nov
Introductory Financial Analysis Course

Financial Statements

Alfie (Education Officer)
November 9, 2021 6:30 PM
Streatham Court, Lecture Theatre B
In-Person
Financial Statements are mandatory documents required for every corporation and publically listed company on the stock market. In this session we'll show you how to find them, how to interpret them and what information you need to build your awareness of the risks and opportunities that stock presents. A really fundamental session as for anyone going into a finance or accounting related job, these are documents you will be looking at over and over again. Why not start early in learning about them?
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09
Nov
Advanced Financial Analysis Course

Portfolio Management with Jonathan Abrahams

Jonathan Abrahams
November 9, 2021 6:30 PM
Streatham Court, Lecture Theatre C
In-Person
This week we're lucky enough to be joined by Jonathan Abrahams, formerly of Morley Fund Management for a talk on a really exciting topic: Portfolio Management. We will learn about portfolio construction and touch on the use of derivatives.
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10
Nov
ExSIF Extra

ExSIF Extra

November 10, 2021 12:30 PM
Forum Seminar Room 12
In-Person
ExSIF Extra is a weekly drop-in session where you can bring your lunch to have a chat, discuss the markets and get some wellbeing guidance. Our Careers Officer, Natalija, will be on hand to help out with CVs, Cover Letters and general career advice.
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16
Nov
Introductory Financial Analysis Course

Alternative Investments with Katherine Elbert, August Equity

Katherine Elbert
November 16, 2021 6:30 PM
Virtual
Alternative Investments is the general term used for investment in unconventional assets. While a lot of this course covers investment in equities, bonds and currencies, this session covers other securities that get invested in. We are very excited to welcome Kathrine Elbert who works in private equity and will produce valuable insights into the opportunities that alternative investments provided that are not provided by the conventional stock markets. This adds another dimension to our understanding of investing.
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17
Nov
ExSIF Extra

ExSIF Extra

November 17, 2021 12:30 PM
Forum Seminar Room 12
In-Person
ExSIF Extra is a weekly drop-in session where you can bring your lunch to have a chat, discuss the markets and get some wellbeing guidance. Our Careers Officer, Natalija, will be on hand to help out with CVs, Cover Letters and general career advice.
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18
Nov
Professional Development Series

Beginning a Career in Alternative Investments with Jon Davies, Lightyear Capital

Jon Davies
November 18, 2021 6:30 PM
Virtual
In this session of the Professional Development Series, we are joined by Jon Davies, Head of Talent at Lightyear Capital, to discuss what you can do to begin a career in Private Equity and Alternative Investments as a student or graduate. Jon has significant experience in recruitment on the buy-side, previously holding positions as Head of Recruitment at Point72 and Blackstone.
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23
Nov
Introductory Financial Analysis Course

Valuation Part 1 with James Godsall, Bank of America

November 23, 2021 6:30 PM
Virtual
Valuation is one of the most pervasive skills in finance. In order to succeed as an individual investor, an investment banker, a hedge fund manager, a private equity research analyst, ect, you must know about valuation which can be defined as finding the intrinsic value of an asset. This session is a fantastic opportunity to get a head start in understanding this skill over your peers and start to think more critically about how we can analyse the underlying business performance of a listed company. James Godsall, a young investment banker, who has been at Bank of America for almost 3 years, will take us through the process.
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23
Nov
Advanced Financial Analysis Course

Valuation Part 1 with Chinemelum Etiaba, Morgan Stanley

Chinemelum Etiaba, Morgan Stanley
November 23, 2021 6:30 PM
Virtual
The importance of having a granular level of understanding of the appropriate valuation model when investing is key to making the right judgement. This session will really help develop your valuation knowledge and skills and provides a perfect opportunity to network with an experienced professional in the field. This session is part 1 of 2 valuation sessions. This first session helps us learn key valuation tips and fundamentals, and the second session gives us all an opportunity to put it into practice.
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24
Nov
ExSIF Extra

ExSIF Extra

November 24, 2021 12:30 PM
Forum Seminar Room 12
In-Person
ExSIF Extra is a weekly drop-in session where you can bring your lunch to have a chat, discuss the markets and get some wellbeing guidance. Our Careers Officer, Natalija, will be on hand to help out with CVs, Cover Letters and general career advice.
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30
Nov
Combined Financial Analysis Course

Valuation Part 2 - DCF Modelling

Stuart Robinson
November 30, 2021 6:30 PM
Streatham Court, Lecture Theatre C
In-Person
Welcome to the final session of the Financial Analysis Course. This session is your chance to start contributing your own investment analysis. The link below takes you to the financial statements and annual report for EasyJet. Using your own knowledge and the skills you have built up over the past 10 weeks, read these documents and come up with your own independent estimate of EasyJet's intrinsic value. For anyone who applied to be a PM this year, or is looking to get into investment industry, this session is a fantastic chance to have an attempt at valuing EasyJet and learn from Stuart and others about what kind of things to consider.
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02
Dec
Guest Lecture Series

Janet Mui, Brewin Dolphin

Janet Mui
December 2, 2021 6:30 PM
Xfi Building, Henderson Lecture Theatre
In-Person
In this session of the Guest Lecture Series and our last speaker event of 2021 we welcome Janet Mui, Investment Director at Brewin Dolphin. Janet is a client-facing investment director, award-winning commentator and media spokesperson with over a decade of experience as economist/strategist. Janet has been a contributor to market commentary as a regular expert financial at the BBC, Bloomberg, CNBC, Sky News, Reuters etc. In this session, we will learn more about Janet's career in finance and her rise to one of the most prominent media commentators in UK Financial Markets, as well as discussing her take on some recent developments on events in the markets.
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