The Banking and Investment Association
As part of San Jose State University’s Lucas College of Business and sponsored by Financial Navigator, Inc. the student-managed investment fund provides students with hands-on learning and experiences in evaluating financial assets through market, industry, and corporate analysis.
With an initial $50,000 provided by our sponsor, undergraduate students are assigned and responsible for industries that are composed in the S&P 500 under the Global Industry Classification Standard.
Silicon Valley Fund
The Silicon Valley Fund, short for Silicon Valley Aggressive Growth Fund, it launched in Spring 2017 semester as part of SJSU’s Lucas College of Business. The Fund began its journey with funding and support of Dr.Nancie Fimbel and the Center for Banking and Financial Services (CBFS). The Fund utilizes mostly fundamental analysis to evaluate investment companies that are part of the Spartan Bay Area Index.
Stock Market Challenge
Banking and Investment Association (BIA) would like to present to you the Wall Street Journal MarketWatch stock market challenge. The competition will begin soon. If you would like to participate in the challenge, you would need to create an account with Wall Street Journal MarketWatch to participate. Winners of the challenge will be presented a cash award during our last meeting.
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