Finance Students from Marquette Will Be Headed to Chicago on Friday, April 29th to Visit Blair and Aon
The Annual Spring FMA/AIM Chicago Trip Will Occur This Friday
Krause and the student officers of the Financial Management Association (FMA)
have completed the final plans for the annual Marquette University FMA/AIM Chicago trip.
Dr. Krause and other finance faculty (including Jeff Germanotta and Bill Walker) will be headed to Chicago on Friday, April 29, 2016, accompanying
over 40 Marquette finance majors on the annual spring trip. Freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors studying finance at Marquette will make the trek to Chicago.
their crack-of-dawn departure from campus on Friday, they hope to arrive at William Blair
& Company (222 West Adams Street, Chicago) and begin their day at 9:00. A
full morning of meetings and activities at William Blair have been planned.
Following an overview of the company, the
students will have the opportunity to learn more about Blair’s various
functional areas, including Investment Banking; Institutional Sales & Trading; Wealth
Management; and Asset Management (Buy and Sell Side).
said, “We are looking forward to our visit to William Blair & Company – I know the
students are excited to learn about about the firm. Many of our students are
from the Chicago-area and I know they hope to learn more about future career opportunities
at Blair. It should be a great morning.”
this visit the students will proceed to Aon Hewitt Investment Consulting (200
East Randolph Street). Following an overview of Aon Hewitt, the students will
learn about Aon’s approach to investment consulting (from both the research and
traditional consulting views). There will be a panel discussion where the
students will learn about Aon’s college graduate hiring program.
stated, “We have had excellent success in placing graduates with AHIC and are delighted
to spend the afternoon there. It will be beneficial for the students to hear
from recent Marquette graduates and to understand the campus recruiting process. I'm confident this will be another successful FMA/AIM visit to Chicago.”
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AIM Program Blog
The AIM Program at Marquette University began in 2005. Since then over 400 undergraduate students have participated in the program. Our alumni can be found in leading asset managers and investment banks throughout the country - and the world. As the first undergraduate program partner with the CFA Institute, we take pride in our students' successful placements and CFA exam pass rates. In 2014 we added our second track: Private Equity & Investment Banking. Please feel free to contact us at:firstname.lastname@example.org