Finomina, the Finance Club of Indian Institute of Management Udaipur is a student-driven initiative established with a purpose to nurture interest and create awareness among students about the different domains of the financial services industry. The club's activities cover domains ranging from investment banking, equity research and corporate finance to retail banking and microfinance. Finomina aims to promote student-industry interaction by organizing knowledge sessions with reputed names from within the industry as well as academicians from various other institutions. It also organizes various events through which the students gain more insights into the world of finance.
Arth-Samvaad, the finance symposium, is one of the most acclaimed annual events of IIM Udaipur fraternity. Since its inception, it has been providing a platform for future financial managers to learn, interact and discuss with industry stalwarts, the changing trends in the financial world and the micro and macro- economic factors that affect financial decision-making. The thought provoking as well as galvanizing sessions of the summit consists of Interactive Panel Discussions. The theme of Arth-Samvaad 2018 was “Financial Strategies for Building Resilient Organizations”. The speakers for the panel discussion were Mr. Abhiroop Jayanthi (VP, Bain Capital) and Mr. Manav Mehra (Director Finance, Ericsson India).
Vitt-Sangram is an annual case study competition. The last edition was conducted as a part of Solaris 2018, the annual management fest of IIM Udaipur on 3rd Nov 2018 and had prizes worth INR 50,000. The event received an overwhelming response from B-School students all over India. In the first round, a quiz was conducted encompassing questions from various domains of finance as well as current happenings in the business world. Teams were then shortlisted for the second round in which they were given a case study to analyse and submit their presentations. Going further, five teams were shortlisted for the final round on campus where the teams had to present their solutions in front of our esteemed judges. The Case Study Challenge was judged by Prof. Shobhit Aggarwal and Prof. Samarpan Nawn of IIM Udaipur.
Finomina conducts a series of interactive lectures delivered by esteemed industry experts and renowned academicians in the field of finance. The earlier sessions have seen the likes of Prof. Aswath Damodaran (Stern University), Mr. Ramesh Venkat (CEO, Reliance Private Equity), Mr. Ashish Chauhan (CEO & MD, Bombay Stock Exchange), Mr. Gaurav Gupta (MD, Morgan Stanley) etc.
Open-Outcry is an annual intra-institute event, which provided an excellent platform to understand the basics of commodities trading, through the simulation of an "on-the- floor," OTC stock exchange.
An annual intra-institute event in which teams compete in a simulation of equities trading based on historical events. The event helps the students learn more about what news affects which stocks and how.
A series of quiz competitions conducted throughout the year. The quizzes test the students’ knowledge of financial concepts as well as the happenings in the finance world.
Fin-Quest is a quiz competition conducted in June of every year to engage the aspirants before joining IIMU and to give them a flavour of finance.
The Club organizes various workshops and brain-storming sessions to help the students improve their knowledge of finance.
An online virtual stock trading competition to give the students a feel of market sentiment and harness their investment strategies. Students get virtual money which can be invested in equity and bond markets.
Arthaarth, the annual magazine of Finomina, covers major International Financial events, providing a holistic interpretation of the recent developments in the field of finance. This year our magazine published articles of MBA aspirants from all over India. As of November 2018, nine issues of the magazine have been published covering topics as varied as twin balance sheet problem to Crypto Currency. The latest edition of Arthaarth was unveiled during Arth-Samvaad 2018.
Finomina enlightens the minds of IIM Udaipur community every week through its weekly newsletter, Fin-Elixir. Fin-Elixir aims to create awareness about the major happenings in the world of finance and economics. It is a medley of the performance of the stock market, volatility of gold and exchange rate in the past week, and covers the major worldly events.
Finomina publishes the Fin_Focus concept note series which helps in improving the overall understanding of various financial concepts by explaining them in an easy to understand and comprehensive manner.
A detailed analysis of the pros and cons of the company floating the IPO including the analysis of growth drivers, competitive advantage and the risk associated with the IPO. Also, the report provides recommendation on Go or No Go for long and short-term investors.
A comprehensive report in the present state of the industry, market share by each major players, up-side factors and down-side factors considering the economic and technological factors in the country. Projected growth/slump along with the possible advancement in various verticals. The report empowers the reader to gain deep insight on key factors of the industry along with fair idea of various trends in the industry.