Established in 2008 as the institute’s first club, the finance club has progressively evolved into a strong platform for building a long standing and mutually beneficial relationship between the corporates and the student community. The principal activities of the club are to publish the magazine – ‘Niveshak’, organize finance knowledge session, conduct events and manage the Niveshak Investment Fund (NIF).
NIF is a diversified equity portfolio that aims for growth, through a focused and optimally diversified portfolio strategy, the fund aims to optimize the risk adjusted return by building a portfolio of large and mid-cap stocks across sectors, selected as per in-house sector choice methodology.
The club organizes various sessions by eminent personalities in BLS, events in annual management fest ‘Khlurthma’ and the flagship finance series ‘FinWeekend’. Events held in ‘FinWeekend’ are open to participants across premier B-schools and facilitates learning for students in the domain of finance and economics. The club also partners with various online training academies to encourage students in grooming their finance knowledge by registering for finance certification courses. The club members actively organize regular knowledge sharing sessions, where the trending topics are discussed to keep the batch abreast with the current affairs in the world of finance. Major highlight is the budget discussion session that sees active participation from students. Every month the club publishes a podcast to discuss global stories, insights and top issues.