2018 Valuation OLYMPIAD (Corporate Valuation & Financial Modelling Competition)
Every year over 5000 candidates participate in the Global Investment Banking Valuation Olympiad. The winning team receives a cash prize.
The teams participate in a three-stage competition where they get their valuation skills tested to the limit. The stages are as follows:
Stage 1: Online Business Valuation Test: Prior to the test day the participating teams will receive a link to the online test portal which will be valid at a certain time on the test day for one hour only.
Stage 2: M&A Case study: Top 30 winning teams from Online Business Valuation test will be notified in two weeks after the test and invited for 2nd stage of the competition.
Final Stage: Presentation: One week after the M&A case study submission, the top 10 winning teams will be contacted and invited for the 3rd stage of the Olympiad. The teams will be presenting their pitch and the winner will be elected after the presentation. The winning team will then be invited for an awarding ceremony.
- 14th June 2018 – Registration Deadline.
- By 10th August 2018 – Stage 1: Online Business Valuation Test
- By 15th August 2018 – Stage 2: M&A Case study
- 26th October 2018 – Stage 3: Final presentation in London