The second and final round of Atharva’s Finance event “InFINity” was a close competition among participants FINGIM (GIM), Coyotes (NIRMA), Stock Psychos (NMIMS) and Finnacle (SDMIMD). The event saw an esteemed panel of judges comprising of Professors Durga Prasad, Vrishali Bhat and Dr. Madhu Veeraraghavan along with industry stalwart Mr. C Vasudevan, Senior General Manager at Bombay Stock Exchange.
The topic given was “If I am the CEO of Reliance Communications Ltd., how would I restructure it?”
After an in depth study of the company’s financial structure, the teams were asked to analyze the same and present what according to them would be apt steps to overcome the current weaknesses or perceived problems and how, in the long run, would restructuring help the company financially .
After each teams’ presentation and a few questions asked by the judges, the teams Stock Psychos and Finnacle (SDMIMD) were on a tie. A tie breaker round consisting of a variety of questions regarding why each team suggested specific strategies, valuation methods, etc. helped declare FINGIM (GIM) as the winner of InFINity 2014, with Stock Psychos (NMIMS) as runners up.