Who are we?
We are SOFIA- The Finance Club of GIM
- Organize events and activities to help students develop finance acumen and impart knowledge on the latest happenings in the finance world.
- Update finance enthusiasts about the scope and opportunities available in the field of finance and guide them in crafting their way in making a successful career in the finance domain.
- Publish SOFIA Times - a Quarterly newsletter for GIM students. It presents a complete picture of different topics related to Finance and the Economy.
- Release Finance Blogs – These are bi-monthly blogs, published on the official blog of GIM, written by students on relevant finance-related topics.
Why we do what we do
To ensure that students from all disciplines are aware of finance-related concepts and gain relevant experience by participating in activities that simulate real-life scenarios ranging from stock trading to auctions.
Events We Organize
An old-school floor trading competition and one of the most sought-after events organized by SOFIA where participants trade on commodities like Crude Oil, Gold, and Copper just like the way trading used to take place before the development of online trading.
In line with mixing fun with learning, this game tested participants’ ability to manage their wealth in a stressful situation. The game is in line with the IPL auction model wherein teams were given a fixed budget and they had to bid for players to form a cricket team.
A National level Finance Quiz competition where participants get the chance to showcase their talents and skills, by pitting them against some of the brightest young minds, hailing from B-schools throughout the nation.
SOFIA in collaboration with simulation trading platforms organizes exciting leagues where participants can hone their trading skills, learn, and earn with zero risks.
Campus awareness about various finance certifications like FLIP, FinShiksha, and challenges such as CFA Research Challenge.
Periodic talks by eminent economists and finance industry personalities
Gobind Singh Mutreja