HOLT Community Competition - FAQs

What is the HOLT Community Competition?

The HOLT Community Competition (or HCC) is a regular finance competition specifically designed for HOLT Community members to improve their skills and receive other opportunities to showcase their talent to the Academic Review Board, Credit Suisse HOLT and their affiliates. The HOLT Community Competition is primarily designed for Community members who have already taken the HOLT Valuation Challenge.

The HOLT Community Competition does not replace the HOLT Valuation Challenge and we recommend all participants to first take the HOLT Valuation Challenge.
 

Why should I take the HOLT Community Competition?

• You could win a sponsorship for the CFA Exam Level I, II or III.
• You could be invited to interview with Credit Suisse HOLT or their affiliates for an internship, CO-OP or full-time position.
• You could have your submission evaluated by the Academic Review Board, and possibly by Credit Suisse HOLT and their affiliate professionals.
• You will get the chance to compete with students and young professionals from around the world.
• You could rise in the ranks of the HOLT Community and earn access to the benefits of being a 'HOLT Partner' or 'HOLT Champion'.
• You could be eligible to receive access to HOLT Lens™ for your academic career. HOLT Lens™ is a premiere investment tool used by over 5,000 leading investment professionals around the world.

 

Who should take the HOLT Community Competition?

The HOLT Community Competition is primarily designed for Community members who have already taken the HOLT Valuation Challenge.

Students and recent graduates (up to 5 years) are eligible to enter the competition. 

 

How do I register for the HOLT Community Competition?

Create your PF profile and follow the submission process as described here.

 

How long will the HOLT Community Competition take?

The submission period is typically open for approx. 7 weeks.