Equit-I: The Finance club of IIM Indore collaborated with Antique Stock Broking Limited for an ‘Equity Valuation Competition’ and ‘Panel Discussion’ involving prominent leaders from the finance industry on 29th October, 2022. The panel comprised Mr. Navneet Munot, MD-CEO HDFC AMC; Mr. Manish Gunwani, CIO Nippon Life AMC; Mr. Manish Sonthalia, Executive Director, Motilal Oswal; and Mr. Ravi Sundar, Antique Stock Broking Ltd. The event was moderated by Mr. Ashish Maheshwari, Antique Stock Broking Ltd. These panelists are industry veterans with 20+ years of experience in equity markets. The event, from inception till the end, was throughout supported by Prof. Hariprasad, Faculty, IIM Indore.
A total of 25 teams registered for the valuation competition, out of which 3 were shortlisted. The panelists then judged the presentation of the valuation competition by the top 3 teams. The top 2 teams were awarded a total cash prize of INR 1,00,000.
The event’s highlight was a Panel Discussion on the theme “Equity Markets and Mutual Funds”. This discussion was on various topics on finance and equity, including equity stock markets, mutual funds, banking, IPOs, technology, cryptocurrencies, and early investment opportunities. The audience got deep insights into the global markets, recessions, valuation, and sector trends, to name a few.
A Q&A session was also held wherein the participants had a rich discussion on multiple concepts with the panelists. The event was attended by 600+ participants, including students, faculty, and staff, and concluded with a vote of thanks.