Financial Research and Learning Lab


Current Annual Competitions

Telfer Trading Competition

Rotman International Trading Competition

  • 2015 RITC Results
  • 2014 RITC Preparation
  • What is RITC
  • 2016 Application and Selection Process
    • Sign-up & compete for the Telfer Trading Competition as an Individual (October 1, 2016)
    • The top performers will be invited to send an application to the event (Cover Letter, Resume, GPA)
    • Individuals will be selected for a panel interview
    • Final team of six will be selected by November 1, 2016

Portfolio Management Competition

  • The Portfolio Management Competition has begun registration and will officially kick off October 1st. The school year long competition will test your portfolio management skills and see who can generate the highest returns. You'll get to use a renowned professional trading platform and be giving all the tools you need. As a winner you will be named Telfer's Portfolio Manager of the Year. What are the details you ask?


    Entry Fee: $10
    Registration: September 10th – October 30th, 2016 @ The Finance Lab! 
    Competition Launch Date: October 1st, 2016
    Competition End Date: March 31, 2017
    Prizes: $300 + (Prizes for 1st to 3rd Place)
    Training: Provided

    What is the Competition?

    Face off against your peers to see who can generate the highest returns, and gain the ultimate title of this year’s uOttawa Portfolio Manager of the Year. You will be given all the resources necessary to create, manage, and tailor your portfolio. All skill levels are welcome from beginner to advanced. Your portfolio can be tailored to your skill level and investment preferences. In addition, we will be equipping you with professional trading software that will allow you to perform real-time trades with equities, options and foreign exchange.


Please email if you want further information.