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National Investment Competition

National Investment Competition

The annual National Investment Competition (NIC) is the leading Dutch investment competition between eight student investment societies located in Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Groningen, Eindhoven, Tilburg, Delft, Enschede, and Nijmegen. Every week the investment clubs compare their funds’ risk-adjusted returns to decide which investment club has the highest weekly return. The competition runs from November until June. At the end of the competition, the fund with the highest risk-adjusted return is the winner of the National Investment Competition. B&R Beurs'  last 3 winners have the opportunity to take part in this competition and represent B&R Beurs. In the year 2023/2024 our representatives will be Mercury, Audacity, and Conquistadores Capital.

Participating investment societies:

  • Rotterdam: B&R Beurs Erasmus Investment Society
  • Eindhoven: B&R Beurs Eindhoven
  • Amsterdam: Mutual Fund
  • Delft: Bona Fide
  • Enschede: Duitenberg
  • Groningen: RISK Investment Team
  • Tilburg: Tilburg Trading Club
  • Nijmegen: Pecunia Causa

For the current ranking, check the NIC website

Winners previous editions:

2022/2023: Mutual Fund 3 

2021/2022: Due to lack of data from some groups, this ranking is not complete.

2020/2021: B&R Beurs Erasmus Investment Society (Omega Investments)

2019/2020: Bona Fide I

2018/2019: B&R Beurs Erasmus Investment Society (Omega Investments)

2017/2018: Mutual Fund (Mutual Fund 2)

2016/2017: Mutual Fund (Mutual Fund 2)

2015/2016: B&R Beurs Erasmus Investment Society (Next Generation)


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