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2014 RMA Sobey School of Business Credit Risk Case Competition

2014 RMA Sobey School Credit Risk Case Competition‌ | Highlights of the event (pdf)

Winning Teams

First Place

$10,000

   Ivey School of Business, Western University

Second Place

$5,000

   Queen's School of Business, Queens University

Third Place

$3,000

   Rowe School of Business, Dalhousie University

Top business students from Canada and the US competed at the 2nd Annual 2014 RMA Sobey School of Business Credit Risk Case Competition held in Halifax, Nova Scotia, February 20-22, 2014.

We welcomed the following teams:

  • Dalhousie University - Rowe School of Business
  • Queens University
  • Saint Mary's University - Sobey School of Business 
  • University of Regina
  • University of New Brunswick
  • University of Toronto - Rotman School of Business
  • Western University - Ivey School of Business

David White, Global Head, Portfolio & Resource Management, Corporate Credit Products, CIBC was the keynote speaker for the case competition business luncheon. This competition was sponsored by the Atlantic Chapter of the Risk Management Association (RMA) and the Sobey School of Business at Saint Mary's University.

The RMA Sobey School of Business Credit Risk Case Competition is judged by industry insiders. The competition includes an RMA business luncheon with keynote speaker; panel discussion with speakers from the risk management industry and networking opportunities with some of the key financial institutions in Canada.

Overview

This competition challenges students' analytical skills, business education and presentation skills, in identifying and mitigating the credit risks that North American businesses face. Students are provided with a business case which focuses on the real world challenges of managing credit risk in a rapidly changing and increasingly turbulent business environment.  The competition also provides an excellent opportunity for students to network with industry and business leaders while gaining insight into the credit risk management field and its many facets.

2013 Winners

The 2013 competition was a great success with Dalhousie, Saint Mary’s University and Queens University taking 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize respectfully. View information and photos from the 2013 competition here.

For more information or to get involved please contact Shawn.Swallow@smu.ca or call 902.491.6238