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General Body Meeting

Friday, April 4, 2008

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Agenda

• Introduce the Executive Board


• Our Mission
• Our Events
• Getting Involved

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Executive Board

• President: Jyoti Joshi


• Vice President: Victor Tam
• Treasurer: Lisa Hsieh
• Secretary: Kristen Carew
• Marketing Director: Anna Thomas
• Activities Director: Neil Sethi
• Chief Technology Officer:
– John Bennett/Nitin Seemakurty
• Senior Advisor: Sudeep Paul

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Our Mission

The mission of the Undergraduate


Finance Association is to educate and
prepare students for careers in finance
at Carnegie Mellon University.

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Finance/Marketing Case
Competition
• Saturday, April 26, 2008
• Joint case competition with UMO
• 10:00am – 7:30pm
– Preparation Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm
– Presentation Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

• Requirements:
– Must be enrolled/have already taken Finance
– Email resume + requirements to
finance@andrew.cmu.edu by April 19

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Equitrader Trading Competition

• Friday, April 11 – Wednesday, April 30


– Play the markets without losing real money
– Funding comes from hedge funds that use
Equitrader to scout young talent
– Features real-time market data feed and
force portfolio diversification
– Joint with UIC

• Must register by Friday April 11

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PNC Guest Speaker

• Late April, Details TBA


– PNC representative from either Asset
Backed Securities or Loan Syndications

• Will be speaking about:


– Their respective area (either ABS or Loans)
– The current market situation

RSVP at www.cmufinanceclub.com
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Alumni Panel
• Saturday April 19, 2008
• 1:00pm to 2:00pm
– Come listen to Carnegie Mellon Alumni talk
about their experiences after school
– Learn what you can do to leverage yourself
– Understand what Wall Street is truly like
– Lunch and refreshments will be served!

RSVP at www.cmufinanceclub.com

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Alumni Mentoring Program

• New program
• Occurs during the summer
• Get paired up with an alumn who
works at your internship firm
– Get tips on how to succeed
– Develop a new contact
– Network and build relationships

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Interview Questions Database
• Email finance@andrew.cmu.edu with:
– Your interview questions, company name,
division, and at least 10 questions you
were asked
• Compiled list will be sent back to you
• You will only be sent the database if
you submit to it

Deadline: Wednesday, April 16

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Learn/Play Golf

• End of April, Details TBA


– Play golf at Schenley with CMU students
– For beginners, instruction will be provided
– May split into small groups
– More details to be sent out in emails

RSVP at www.cmufinanceclub.com

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Network New York
• Huge networking event held in July
– Held in New York City
– Over 150 students/30 firms/50 alumni
attended last year
– Meet representatives from over 30 firms
in one location
– Purely networking; resumes will be
compiled and sent separately
– Open to all students

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Activities
• UFA Membership Fees: $5
– Good for the Spring Semester
– Member exclusive events
– Name on website
– Alumni contacts

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Website
www.cmufinanceclub.com

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Don’t forget to…
• Sign-up for our D-List
• Pay Membership Fee: $5
• Get Involved!

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