Upcoming Events

Presentation

Who?

When & Where?

    • Date: 27.05.2021
    • Time: 18:00-18:45
    • Location: Online tba

About the Company:

2Xideas is an independent, partner-owned investment firm focused on liquid mid cap stocks. The company was founded in 2013 by HSG alumni Jürg Schäppi and Dr. Roger Meister together with three more partners, and today employs 40 people across offices in Küsnacht ZH (HQ), New York, Dublin, Vaduz, and soon Hong Kong. The firm is dedicated to a long-term, global investment strategy and strives to unlock the full potential of public equity markets in a sustainable and repeatable manner. 2Xideas provides a very high level of insight and transparency to its investors with the goal of creating trust and confidence leading to long-lasting relationships.

About the Event:

During the event, you will learn more about the company, its highly structured investment process and potential summer internship opportunity. CIO, Partner and HSG Alumni Michael Stutz will present how 2Xideas combines fundamental research expertise and advanced data science to identify the best long-term mid cap investments, and how these investments are combined into robust portfolios using collective team intelligence instead of the still prevailing single portfolio manager approach.

Registration required!

Apply per email with your CV to info@investment-club.ch*
*Indicate whether you want to be considered for a 2021 Summer Internship

Presentation

Who?

When & Where?

    • Date: 19.05.2021
    • Time: 18:00-19:30
    • Location: Online tba

Sygnum is back! Insight Talk: The world of Crypto, DeFi and Digital Assets

We are happy to announce that Sygnum Bank is returning to hold another insight talk about the crypto world.

The field of cryptoeconomics is seeing rapid evolution and many things are not as they were one year ago.

Sygnum will shed some light on recent developments in the DeFi market, regulation in a decentralised world, NFTs and much more!

You can also use this chance to ask your questions in the Q&A, so don’t miss out!

Registration required!

Submit a registration form

Virtual Case Study

Who?

When & Where?

    • Date: 06.05.2021
    • Time: 16:30-19:30
    • Location: MS Teams

A NOT SO TYPICAL CASE STUDY

Let’s stop thinking about finance topics for a second and focus on a subject that has increasingly gained importance in the past couple of years: Diversity and inclusion. Numerous companies are setting themselves the target of putting values of equal rights and opportunities in the center of their activities.

In this context CAPCO would like to invite you to a not so typical case study where you will simulate an unusual day as a consultant by advising your client on a perfectly current and ever-present challenge:

How can your client effectively transform his business into an environment that is shaped and characterized by true equality and inclusion?

Do YOU have what it takes to develop and present a new comprehensive, actionable, and innovative D&I strategy to your client? Do you think you can rock our crowd of well-experienced and knowledgeable senior consultants and partners? Then take the chance to apply to our event and get to know our young and dynamic team of Capconians. And who knows, depending on your performance you will even have the chance to win a first round interview with our HR division.

Application deadline is May 3rd, 2021 at 23:59.

Registration required!

Apply by sending us your CV until 3rd May 2021, 23:59.

Note: women only event

Virtual Event

Who?

When & Where?

    • Date: 03.05.2021
    • Time: 15:30-16:30
    • Location: Zoom

HIC is happy to announce an upcoming event with Cevian Capital!

About the company
Cevian Capital is an activist hedge fund with ca. $16bn AuM. As an international investment firm, Cevian acquires significant ownership positions in European public companies (e.g. ThyssenKrupp, ABB), typically being the largest or second-largest owner of its portfolio companies. The hedge fund’s optimal investment size is €500m to €1.5bn per company, though larger investments are not excluded. Cevian has offices in Stockholm, London and Zurich and is regularly looking for ambitious interns and analysts from university to join their investment team.

About the Event
Learn more about Cevian and career opportunities in an open presentation held via Zoom with a Q&A session planned afterwards. The event takes place on 3 May 2021.

To be considered, please register by sending us your CV until 1 May 2021. All registered participants will then receive the Zoom link prior to the event.

Registration required!

Apply by sending us your CV until 1 May 2021.

Partnership & Company Presentation

Who?

When & Where?

    • Date: 23.02.2021
    • Time: 16:00-17:00
    • Location: Zoom

The HIC and PEVC Club is happy to announce a new partnership with Gain.pro!

About the company
Gain.pro is a fast-growing PE deal-sourcing platform that identifies, screens and benchmarks private businesses for leading mid- and large-cap PEs, investment banks and strategy consultants. Clients include the likes of Capvis, 3i, DBAG, CVC, Cinven, Bain, BCG, McK, Lazard, Lincoln and many others.

Gain.pro offers remote internships and part-time (working student) positions all year round – easily combined with a gap year, whilst finalising your masters or as a bridge towards a signed full-time job. The ideal position to sharpen your investment skills and prepare yourself for your top-tier career! Have a look on their website at gain.pro/careers and apply!

About the Event
In order to give the members of the HIC and PEVC Club the opportunity to get to know Gain.pro better and to gain deeper insights, we are particularly pleased to be hosting a company presentation with co-founder Nicola Ebmeyer on Tuesday 23 February 2021. During this Event Gain.pro will be happy to answer your questions about the platform and potential internship opportunities.

To be considered for the event, please apply with your CV via this link:
https://gainpro.recruitee.com/o/private-equity-deal-sourcing-by-gainpro-hicpevc-at-hsg
The login details will be shared with the selected participants.

Registration required!

Apply via the link in the description or click here:

Financial Education

Who?

When & Where?

    • Date: 17.11.2020
    • Time: 16:00-17:00
    • Location: Zoom

If you’re planning a career in investment management, you’ve already heard that enrolling in the CFA Program and earning the CFA Charter can play a key role in your success.

Learn more about the “gold standard” of financial education: the CFA Program focuses specifically on the practical and fundamental investment knowledge you need in today’s job market. And because you advance through the program by setting your own study schedule, with no constraints on how many years it may take you to finish the program, you can study or work full time while earning your charter.

Invest in your future – join the CFA Society Switzerland University Relations team to hear more about the program and how the Society supports local CFA candidates on their journey.

Register by sending an email to cfa@investment-club.ch

Registration required!

Register by sending an email

Banking

Who?

When & Where?

  • Kick-off:
    • Date: 17.11.2020
    • Time: 18:00-20:00
    • Location: Zoom
We are happy to announce the newest challenge organized by our FinTech Track:
For this occasion, we are working together with Liechtensteinische Landesbank (LLB) and are looking for the newest and most innovative ideas that can expand LLB’s business model!
During the Kick-Off session, you will receive more background information on the challenge, as well as some broad topics in order to give you a good place to start.
You will then have 3 weeks to find and develop your idea with a team and get individual feedback from the LLB team before you will be able to present it in front of an expert panel.
The winning teams will be invited to present themselves and their idea in front of the top managers of the bank! Who knows where this might lead you 
Interested?
Send us your application (just your CV): fintech@investment-club.ch
And make sure to inform your friends to build a team!

Past Events

Kick-off

Who?

When & Where?

  • 14.09.2020
  • 20:00
  • 09-110

Join the HIC Capital Kick-Off Event, explore the largest chapter of the student organization focusing on Trading.

Find your Analyst Team and get to know the finance world from a new angle. Develop and present investment strategies and discuss them with the team. Get to know a unique group with the same interests.

Silver Lake Partners

Who?

When & Where?

  • 24.09.2020
  • 17:00 – 19:00
  • Zoom

HIC is happy to announce an upcoming virtual presentation with Silver Lake Partners. Silver Lake is one of the world’s most successful large-cap Private Equity funds and the largest of its kind focused on the technology sector. It raised its fifth fund in 2017, securing over $15bn in commitments, and since its inception it has achieved industry-leading returns, with Silver Lake Partners IV currently tracking at around 30% IRR.

During the event, you will learn more about the company, its investment philosophy and potential career opportunities while getting to know numerous investment professionals. Please note that this is an incredibly rare opportunity to get to know one of the top firms in the market.

To be considered, please apply by sending your CV to slp@investment-club.ch until 19th of September 2020.

Registration required!

Apply by sending your CV

Qatalyst Partners

Who?

When & Where?

  • 29.09.2020
  • 14:00 – 16:00
  • Zoom

HIC is happy to announce an upcoming virtual event with Qatalyst Partners. Qatalyst is the preeminent global investment bank focused on the Technology sector and has longstanding relationships with most major companies such as Apple, Google and Amazon. Recently, the firm has worked on transactions such as the $2bn acquisition of Fitbit by Google and the $11bn leveraged buyout of Ultimate Software by a Hellman & Friedman and Blackstone-led consortium.

During the event, you will learn more about Qatalyst, its unique positioning in the market and potential career opportunities while getting to know numerous professionals from the London office.

Please register (no selection process) by sending your CV to qatalyst@investment-club.ch until 25 September 2020.

Registration required!

Apply by sending your CV

HIC Venture

Who?

When & Where?

  • 30.09.2020
  • 18:00 – 20:00
  • Zoom

Alexander Fries – Alpana Ventures

HIC Venture is happy to announce its first event of this semester with Alexander Fries, co-founder and Partner of Alpana Ventures. Drawing from 20 years of experience in venture capital, two successful exits, and many more investments (e.g. Ava, Lend), Alexander will give an introduction into the VC sphere.

During the event, you will learn about his journey from Switzerland to Silicon Valley, the fundamentals of VC, as well as his investment philosophy. Following the presentation, there will be a Q&A session.

The log-ins will be shared with the selected participants.

Registration required!

Register by sending an email to HIC Venture team.

PJT Partners

Who?

When & Where?

  • NEW DATE: 02.10.2020
  • NEW TIME 13:00 – 15:00
  • Zoom

HIC is happy to announce an upcoming virtual event with PJT Partners. PJT Partners is a leading independent investment bank with particular expertise in M&A and a globally leading Restructuring Advisory franchise. Recently, the firm has worked on landmark transactions including the $59bn merger between T-Mobile and Sprint, the $63bn acquisition of Allergan by Abbvie as well as the $11bn out-of-court restructuring of Steinhoff.

During the event, you will learn more about PJT, its firm philosophy and potential career opportunities while getting to know numerous junior and senior professionals of one of the most reputable firms in the market.

To be considered, please apply by sending your CV to pjt@investment-club.ch until 23 September 2020.

The log-ins will be shared with the selected participants.

Registration required!

Apply by sending your CV

BANKING DAYS

Who?

When & Where?

  • 06.10.2020
  • 12:45 – 13.30
  • Zoom

Spring Insight Programme Presentation

Join us for an exclusive presentation of the Spring Insight Programme! The program is a one- or two-week program offered by all major investment banks and elite boutiques for, primarily, students in their first year of a three-year university degree or in their second year of a four-year degree (including masters). Successful interns might be fast-tracked to summer internships in the following year.

Schedule:

Presentation of the Spring Insight Programme
Company-specific deadlines and details
Q&A

Language: English

Investment Banking

Who?

When & Where?

  • Application Deadline24th September 2020
  • Event Date: 6th October 2020
  • Time: 9:00 – 13:00 (UK)
  • Location: Virtual

Investment Banking Insight Event – IPO/M&A Simulation

Join Morgan Stanley in an interactive simulation game in which you will be able to rotate through roles in the Investment Banking Division and the Global Markets desk. This is a unique way to really understand what happens inside an investment bank.

Registration required!

Apply by sending your CV

Trading

Who?

When & Where?

  • Registration Deadline: 4th October 2020
  • Event Date: 7th October 2020
  • Time: 09:00 – 17:00 (UK)
  • Location: Virtual

Sales & Trading Insights – Training the next generation of market leaders with Amplify Trading

Morgan Stanley invites students interested in a career in global markets to engage with a state-of-the-art simulation that will rotate them through roles in market making, sales trading and execution trading. This is a unique way to really understand what happens on an investment bank trading floor. The event is designed to be engaging and fun, and suitable for any student who may have no prior financial training.

M&A

Who?

When & Where?

  • Corporate Banking Game:
  • M&A Workshop:
    • Date: 21.10.2020
    • Time: 15:00-18:00
    • Location: Zoom
    • Registration link: M&A Workshop

Interested in a career in finance? Then do not miss our exclusive networking events where you will have the opportunity to meet junior and senior representatives from all business areas to learn more about life at Citi.

These events give you the opportunity to gain an insight into the world of investment and corporate banking. You will have the opportunity to interact with the Investment Banking and Corporate Banking team at Citi and learn more about the various internship opportunities available.

To apply please follow the link below and send your CV for the respective event. The application deadline is on the 13th of October, so we recommend applying as soon as possible.

Investment Banking

Who?

When & Where?

Event Date: 23rd October 2020
Time: 13:00 – 19:30
Location: Zurich

Are you looking to start a career in the Investment Banking Department of Credit Suisse? Credit Suisse is delighted to announce a number of exciting on-site internship opportunities in Zurich in 2021.

This event will give you the opportunity to gain an insight into the world of Investment Banking. Senior Investment Bankers will present the key aspects of the daily Investment Banking business and you will have the chance to work through a transaction example in the form of a case study in small groups. You will have the opportunity to connect with the Credit Suisse Investment Banking team and present your motivation and skills during a 1st round technical interview at the event.

Registration required!

Register by filling in the registration form:

Sustainable Finance

Who?

When & Where?

  • 12.11.2020
  • 18:00 – 20:00
  • Zoom

Together with the MBF Women Club, we warmly invite you to take part in an exciting female exclusive event on the topic of “Sustainable Finance“. At this event, we will discuss the role of the financial sector in the transition to a sustainable future and share some common sustainable investment strategies.

The application deadline is November 1st, 2020. Interested masters students can apply with their CV and university grade via the link below.

All masters students from HSG are invited to participate with an affinity for Financial Services. Interested? Please find further information on how to sign up on the joinbain.ch website.