News‎ > ‎

CFA Society Ukraine announced the subject company for 2018 CFA Institute Research Challenge

posted 8 Nov 2017, 09:45 by CFAUkr aine
CFA Society Ukraine announced that the subject company for its 8th annual local final of the CFA Institute Research Challenge will be Luxoft.

Luxoft is a leading provider of software development services and innovative IT solutions to a global client base consisting primarily of large multinational corporations.

Luxoft's software development services consist of core and mission critical custom software development and support, product engineering and testing, and technology consulting. Luxoft's solutions are based on its proprietary products and platforms which aim to impact clients' business outcomes and efficiently deliver continuous innovation. 

The Company develops its solutions and delivers its services from 34 cities with dedicated delivery centers worldwide. It has over 12,700 employees across 39 cities in 19 countries in North America, Mexico, Western and Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, and South Africa. Luxoft is incorporated in Tortola, British Virgin Islands, has its operating headquarters office in Zug, Switzerland and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. 

Students from Ukraine’s top universities will present their recommendations derived from in-depth research on Luxoft. The teams will present and defend their equity analysis to a panel of top industry professionals.

Local Ukrainian Competition is one of the biggest competitions in EMEA Region (and top globally). Last year 180+ students from 33 University in 17 regions of Ukraine participated in the Research Challenge making Ukrainian contest one of the biggest in the world.

The Research Challenge is an annual educational initiative designed to promote best and ethical practices in equity research to students from universities worldwide through hands-on mentoring and intensive training in company analysis. Leading industry professionals mentor business and finance students on how to research and report on a publicly traded company.

This year, more than 4,000 students from over 865 universities worldwide are participating in local challenges, leading to the regional and global competitions hosted by CFA Institute in Dublin, Ireland in April 2018.

For more information, please visit