DCM Reception: November 1, 2018

For McGill University’s Master of Management in Finance (MMF) and Honours in Investment Management (HIM) students, Desautels Capital Management offers a rare opportunity to gain real-world investment experience.

In November 2018, Desautels Capital Management (DCM) welcomed more than 30 industry professionals to meet the fund analysts comprising both the Honours in Investment Management and the Masters of Management in Finance programs.

Victoire Gekas (BCom’19), Fixed Income Strategist, George Koutsos (BCom’19), Global Equity Strategist, Louis Goulet (MMF’19), Alpha Squared Strategist, Patrick Elliott (MMF’19), SRI Fund Strategist, and the SRI fund analysts Maud de Witte (MMF’19) and Parth Shah (MMF’19), presented their investment thesis and stock pitches to industry professionals before partaking in an open networking session.

Industry participation included representatives from: Applied Research Investments, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), Chempap Inc., Cordiant, CPP Investment Board, DEK Investments, Deloitte Canada, MacKinnon, Bennett & Company Inc., Manulife, The Macro Research Board, National Bank of Canada, Préfontaine Asset Management, PSP Investments, Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), Richardson GMP, Richter LLP, Scotiabank, Summus Investment, Victor Wang Investments and Wealth Management, White Star Capital.

More about our MMF

The McGill Master of Management in Finance degree is a pre-experience twelve-month specialized program in finance.

More about our HIM program

The BCom Honours in Investment is a selective undergraduate program that prepares students for a career in financial asset management.

Correction: An earlier version of this article failed to recognize the contributions of McGill’s Honours in Investment Management (HIM) students, who manage Desautels Capital Management alongside MMF students. We regret the omission.

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