HOLT Valuation Challenge

Welcome to the HOLT Valuation Challenge Spring 2019!

The Challenge is currently closed but we will update the site when the next iteration goes live. 

The next generation of the HOLT Valuation Challenge has been improved and features new elements:

  • Take the Challenge when you want to

  • Work through it at your own pace

  • Learn even more about the HOLT methodology throughout the different stages

  • Experience a brand new user interface

  • Win additional prizes throughout the Challenge


Kick-off your career in finance!

The Challenge is open to Bachelor, Master, MBA or PhD students from any university and evaluated entirely on your performance.

Gain exclusive access to HOLT Lens, a premium valuation tool used by finance professionals! Sharpen your integrated financial skills and convince a room full of banking experts and finance professors. Check out the prizes on our Prizes page.


How does it work?

 1   Online Game

Discover a unique valuation methodology as top performers will receive free access to HOLT LensTM for the duration of their studies. Win more prizes, such as:


Win access to select courses to enhance your specialization in finance!

Take the Challenge, earn as many points as you can by May 1.

We advise participants to complete the Online Game by June 9, 2019 to give yourself sufficient time to submit your valuation video for the Investment Pitch and be eligible for Interviews.

Register and start your HOLT journey today!

 2   Investment Pitch

Showcase your finance skills by researching & presenting a financial analysis of selected companies. Your video submission will be reviewed by Credit Suisse HOLT professionals.

The Investment Pitch is live! The submissions windows close on June 30, 2019.

 3   Interviews

The best overall participants will have a chance to be invited to interview for internships, full-time or short-term project positions with Credit Suisse HOLT and their affiliates.

In projects small groups will tackle real cases in collaboration with HOLT experts and present their results to HOLT senior management.

Interviews take place in Q3 2019



Hear from past winners!

HOLT Champion Daniel Alaiev shares his experience at Credit Suisse during his summer internship 2015:


Should you have any questions, please contact us at holtvaluationchallenge@project-firefly.com


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