School of Management, Jain (Deemed-tobe University) hosted a one-day national level virtual financial management fest, FinStreet 2020, on December 12, 2020. Sponsored by TATA Tiscon and Dalmia Bharat Cement, the event witnessed huge participation from various colleges like Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, IISWBM, CMS Business School, Christ (Deemed-to-be University) and Xavier Institute of Management. This student-managed fest was a combination of the finest exponents of financial acumen, as the participants competed in a series of events. The various events tested the ability of management students by presenting real-life corporate scenarios and equipped them with the necessary skills to achieve greater heights in their professions. Mr. Kamlesh Sharma (General Manager, International Financial Services Centers Authority - On deputation from Reserve Bank of India) presided as the Chief-Guest for the event.
Inspired by financial hubs Dalal Street and Wall Street, the name of the fest, Fin Street signifies the importance of finance in every sphere of life. As rightly expressed, finance is the lifeline of a business; it’s a tool that will help organ isations reach their maximum potential. The fest comprised of five different and exciting rounds like
Testing the participant’s knowledge of the various aspects of trading in the markets.
A quiz competition to examine the participant’s understanding of financial jargon, economy, and general awareness.
A stage to exhibit participants’ knowledge of basic financial planning and analytical skills. This event was judged by CA Prashanth Vellanki – Co-Founder and Principal Consultant at ProLead Financial Solutions, and Dr. AlokChhajer – Founder and Chief Financial Planner, Alreadylate.com.
TAllowed participants to exhibit their critical thinking capacity, check their ability to identify various risk factors, and suggest appropriate control measures
Given a hypothetical situation, participants were to assess on how creatively they would resolve the scenarios. Dr. Tuhin Banerjee - Chief Managing Consultant, Wanderlust KASH consultant, and Mr. Punith Raj - Founder and CEO, EIPOC Pvt. Ltd were the judges for the event