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Young Women in Investment 2023

The Young Women in Investment Program is an initiative designed to provide opportunities for young women who may not have previously considered a career into the investment management industry.


Coming soon - Young Women in Investment Program UK 2023! 

After a successful launch year with 27 bootcamp participants and 15 internships across the investment industry, we are delighted to announce the Program will run once again in 2023!

The program structure: 

  • The program starts with a four-week training bootcamp, provided by Fitch learning, covering investment topics as well as soft-skills. The bootcamp will take place in early summer 2023. 
  • Subject to full completion of the bootcamp, a three-twelve month paid internship across investment industry.

Details regarding your eligibility, internships, bootcamp and how you can apply will be released soon, add your name to the list to be the first to hear about this opportunity! 




Making an impact on the industry 

The Young Women in Investment Program was first launched by CFA Society India in 2018 with the aim of making the investment industry more accessible to recent female graduates. This Program has gone from strength to strength and in India has resulted in internships in 19 different companies for over 180 women.


What to expect from the bootcamp

Young Women in Investment boot camp


Topics covered in the bootcamp include: 

  • Speaking & Writing best practices
  • Presentation best practices
  • Art of networking
  • Individual and group presentations
  • Building an international career
  • Personal finance & Excel
  • Risk management and mitigation
  • Financial modelling
  • Mechanics of Financial Markets
  • Asset classes
  • Portfolio construction
  • Capital Markets
  • Performance evaluation
  • Investment industry overview
  • Ethics and professionalism
  • Regulations and regulators

2022 Firm participants included: 

AXA investment managers  Fidelity InternationalAcadian Asset Management

Fitch Group     BNP ParibusLGT Wealth Management

Northern Trust Payden & Rygel     Willis Towers Watson