CFA Research Challenge


 Under the patronage of the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) and organized by the Chartered Financial Institute (CFA Institute) and the Jordanian Financial Analysts Association (CFA Jordan Society). Dr. Rasha Dayyat.  Director of the Planning and Institutional Development Department at the ASE, participated in the CFA Research Challenge as a panel of Judges, which was held at the Four Seasons Hotel Amman.

This challenge in which five leading local Jordan universities participated at the local level aims   to teach university students in Jordan the best practices for performing research and evaluation of companies in addition to professional conduct. It is considered a means for professionals and experienced people to train students on making and issuing professional financial reports related to public shareholding companies.

The University of Jordan, Yarmouk University, The Hashemite University, Princess Sumaya University for Technology, and the Middle East University competed, the Arab Pesticides and Veterinary Drugs Mfg. Company (MBED) was chosen to be the research topic for the local challenge. The University of Jordan won first place in this competition this year.

 It is worth mentioning that the research challenge competition was launched for the first time in 2012, and it is a research competition of international quality that is competed between universities to provide an opportunity for the winning country to participate in the global challenge at the regional level.