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SpringBoard-Kairos: Pitch Your Stock Pick to a Prospective Employer

SpringBoard is organizing Season 4 of its equity research competition and is now open for registration by the public.

Who should participate? Continue reading

Financial Modeling Classroom Season 3 Commencing 12 Jul

Dear SpringBoard Friends,

SpringBoard TM is commencing Financial Modeling Classroom Season 3 from 12 Jul for 5 weekly intensive Saturday sessions. The mentor is Val, a former sell-side analyst with several years’ experience at large international banks. Continue reading

Kairos Research Challenge 2014 Season 3 Opens

Dear Springboard interns,

I wish to inform you that the third season of Kairos Research Challenge for year 2014 kicks off and registration opens on 20 May (linked here). Continue reading

Seminar: Interview Pitfalls on 30 May – Early Bird Ends 19 May

Dear SpringBoard Friend,

SpringBoard TM invites you to “the Interview Pitfalls” – its inaugural interview skills seminar, to be helmed by fund manager Yoman and experienced mutual fund analyst Ruishan. Both speakers have had personal in-depth experience dealing with front office hiring managers, both on and off the SpringBoard platform. Continue reading

Exclusive Networking with Tier 1 Broker – 12 May 2014

On 12 May, SpringBoard TM is having drinks with investment professionals with Tier 1 Broker institutional sales. In our intimate setting, you will get to enjoy close chats with front office professionals and veterans about the latest financial and hiring news. You will also get to meet SpringBoard mentors who may be instrumental in helping you get into the Mentorship Program which may lead to your first step into the industry. Continue reading

SpringBoard Drinks with Tier 1 Bank C’s Balanco

Register HERE for the event!

Tier 1 Bank C’s highly rated technical analyst, Laurence Balanco, will be in town for just a day or two, and Yoman is very privileged to be given a chance to book an evening drinks session with him.

Laurence Balanco is No. 1 Best Quant/Tech Analyst in Asia (ex-Japan) on 2012 Asiamoney Brokers Poll, and enjoys a strong presence on MoneyControl, a CNBC financial portal. He was also interviewed on BloomBerg TV for his views on Asia and US stocks earlier this year.

Guest List
-> Balanco, top rated technical analyst from global research house;
-> Yoman, hedge fund manager at global asset mgt firm ;
-> Mondy, Proprietary Trading mentor on SpringBoard;
-> William, proprietary trader at local asset mgt firm;
-> Weiyang, quant analyst from hedge fund

Event & Registration Details
Date / Time: 22 Apr 2014, 6pm to 7.30pm
Venue: Raffles Place area, TBA to registered participants.
Cost of $29 onwards includes first drink and finger food.
Register HERE for the event!

Contact SpringBoard
SpringBoard TM is a mentoring platform for people to move into challenging and rewarding front office roles in the finance industry. Our Mentorship Program is closely supported with job referrals, profile enhancement and networking platforms, so that unlike academic programs, we are more confident of securing tangible opportunities for our deserving apprentices.

Cheers, Eng Yew
SpringBoard TM is where we grow your Successes
M: +65 96372798 E: springboard@scholarsvillage.com
Mentorship Program | CV & Profile Enhancement | Strategic Partnerships | Networking & Insider Insights | Career Consultations

SpringBoard Drinks with Industry – Tier 1 house – Apr 2014

On 15 Apr 2014, SpringBoard TM is organizing drinks with investment professionals with a tier 1 house. In our intimate setting, you will get to enjoy close chats with front office professionals and veterans about the latest financial news. You will also get to meet SpringBoard mentors who may be instrumental in helping you get into the Mentorship Program which may lead to your first step into the industry.
You may also hear whispers among our guests about which firms are quietly hiring for recent job vacancies. These positions could well be privately placed and not publicised openly.
Guests Expected
-> Julie Tsai, senior institutional sales with > 15 yrs equity market experience, former fund manager;
-> John Chung, Asia & Japan Oil & Petrochemical analyst;
-> Patrick Chen, Asia Technology Hardware analyst;
-> Yoman, hedge fund manager at global asset mgt firm ;
-> KC, analyst at regional asset mgt firm;
-> Valerie, analyst at regional asset mgt firm;
-> Mun Hong, analyst at family office
-> Willie, analyst at local asset mgt firm
-> Mondy, Proprietary Trading mentor on SpringBoard;
-> Joyce, Private Equity mentor on SpringBoard;
-> Sunand, Product Specialist, startup hedge fund;
-> Chen Hoay, analyst at multi-asset fund
Event & Registration Details
Date / Time: 15 Apr 2014, 7pm to 8.30pm
Venue: Raffles Place area, to be announced later to registered participants only.
Cost of $29, $39 or $49 includes first drink and finger food. Early Birds are rewarded with a lower registration cost.
Register at http://www.apesnap.com/event/stmd201404

SpringBoard TM is a mentoring platform for people to move into challenging and rewarding front office roles in the finance industry. Our Mentorship Program is closely supported with job referrals, profile enhancement and networking platforms, so that unlike academic programs, we are more confident of securing tangible opportunities for our deserving candidates.
Cheers, Eng Yew
SpringBoard TM is where we grow your Successes
M: +65 96372798
Mentorship Program | CV & Profile Enhancement | Strategic Partnerships | Networking & Insider Insights | Career Consultations