On the 29th of October, the LSESUMC held an investing workshop in collaboration with Taufiq Iskandar, the principal officer of Prima Ekuiti (UK) Limited. The session started with an introduction on investment instruments and styles. He also shared numerous case studies of household brands and their investment merits. Next, he shared his advice to students looking to pursue careers in investment management. Key takeaway: Be intellectually curious and always ask why.
Subsequenty, the room was split into 2 groups to analyse the business prospects and financial strength of Burberry and whether the company deserves a 'buy', 'hold' or 'sell' call. The session ended with Q&A and networking.