FinEquity – the Finance Club of SIIB conducted the annual Finance conclave titled “Finanza”
The annual Finance conclave of SIIB, Finanza was conducted successfully on 13th August, 2016 on the topic of “Credit Appraisal & Risk Management”. The esteemed guests, Mr. Amitava Mukherjee (Director, Risk Consulting, KPMG) and Mr. Sanjay Kumar Nishank (Co-founder, GREX) along with our Director Dr. Asmita Chitnis opened the event by lighting the lamp.
To enable the students help visualize the topic better, the FinEquity team had prepared an engaging video about the basics and importance of credit and risk. Dr. Jeevan Nagarker (HoD, Finance) then introduced the theme, talking about the relevance of credit analysis in these days of loose monetary policies in several countries.
Mr. Mukherjee spoke about the methodology involved in credit analysis, highlighting some of the tools utilized by banks to analyse the credit worthiness of customers. Mr. Nishank then continued the session by talking about how unlisted companies were valued for investment purposes. Mr. Sonit Singh (Executive Director, Standard Chartered) then tackled the real estate market, emphasizing on the process of due diligence.
The seminar ended with a Q&A session, with questions on policy to tackle NPAs and bankruptcy codes, which were answered in great detail by the guests. The Finance batch and Finanza team celebrated the occasion by capturing a picture with the esteemed speakers, director, and faculty members.