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16 Teams Announced as Finalists of Ukraine Local Competition of 2017 CFA Institute Research Challenge

posted 1 Mar 2017, 05:58 by CFAUkr aine

On behalf of CFA Society Ukraine, we are delighted to announce the grading results of the 2016-2017 CFA Institute Research Challenge in Ukraine.

This year more than 180 students in 39 teams from 33 leading Universities in 17 regions of Ukraine participated in the most prestigious competition in equity research for students world-wide.

Due to graders’ results, we are happy to congratulate the following teams with the highest scores for written reports that will compete at the 2017 Ukraine Local Final :

  • Kyiv National Economics University named after Vadym Hetman (Faculty Adviser: Olena Tsyrkun)

  • Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics (Faculty Adviser: Olena Matusova)

  • Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics (Faculty Adviser: Olena Nahorniuk)

  • Kyiv School of Economics (Faculty Adviser: Viktor Kahnzhyn)

  • Kyiv School of Economics (Faculty Adviser: Olesia Verchenko)

  • Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (Faculty Adviser: Alexander Mertens)

  • Lutsk National Technical University (Faculty Adviser: Yuriy Fesina)

  • Odessa National Economic University (Faculty Adviser: Olena Goncharenko)

  • Odessa National University named after I.I. Mechnikova (Faculty Adviser: Nataliya Bychkova)

  • Oles Honchar Dnipropetrovsk National University (Faculty Adviser: Nataly Krasnikova)

  • Petro Mohyla Black Sea State University (Faculty Adviser: Yuri Verlanov)

  • Sumy State University (Faculty Adviser: Oleksii Plastun)

  • Ternopil National Economic University (Faculty Adviser: Svitlana Vovk)

  • University of Customs and Finance (Faculty Adviser: Artem Kornetskyy)

  • University State Fiscal Service Ukraine (Faculty Adviser: Olga Pizhuk)

  • V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University (Faculty Adviser: Nataly Grebenyuk)

These teams would have a chance to compete for the opportunity to represent Ukraine on to the chance to represent Ukraine during the EMEA Regional Final in Prague, Czech Republic in April 2017 during the Local Finals scheduled for March 17, 2017.


We hope these three months of the Challenge were useful for each team and brought a strong improvement in their research practical skills. After these hard-working and exhausting three months, each team is already the winners with their own bundle of knowledge in writing sell-side research report!

We are looking forward to seeing you at 2017 Ukraine Final of CFA Institute Research Challenge!