Jointly organized by the Center for Investing and the Chartwell Capital Limited, the 6th Annual Value Investing Challenge 2022 was successfully concluded in December 2022. The Challenge is sponsored by the Melting Pot Foundation, with the support from the HKUST Green Finance Research Project and the BSc in Sustainable and Green Finance program.

Speakers from Chartwell Capital Limited (front row from left): Ms. Anastasia CHEUNG, Managing Director/ESG Specialist and Mr. William TSANG, Head of Research/Portfolio Manager

The Challenge offered two workshops and more than 20 consultation sessions to allow teams to meet with the Chartwell analysts to seek professional advice. These series of activities aimed to promote value investing and encourage students to perform fundamental, bottom-up stock research in the Asia-Pacific Region. Participants were encouraged to acquire real-world knowledge and insight alongside the trendy ESG investing elements. Five finalists out of a total of 32 participating teams were selected to join a final presentation.

Five groups of finalists made their presentations to the judging panel.

Winning teams are as follows:


Winning Team

Research Company Name

First Place

  • Timmy CHUNG (QFIN & COSC, Year 2)
  • Sebastian KAM (QFIN, Year 2)
  • Jasper YEUNG (QFIN & COSC, Year 2)


Second Place

  • Vivian XIAN (SBM Undeclared, Year 1)
  • Celina LIANG (SBM Undeclared, Year 1)
  • Chloe IP (GCS, Year 1)

CLP Group

Third Place

  • Jolin CHUANG (GBUS & FINA, Year 3)
  • Zac HUANG (FINA & IS, Year 3)
  • Richard HUANG (OM, Year 3)



  • Ian CHAU (MATH, Year 2)
  • Mario WONG (MATH, Year 2)

Anta Sports


  • Hoon LEE (QSA, Year 3)
  • Alice OH (MARK & ECON, Year 4)
  • Harroop SRA (QFIN, Year 3)


Congratulations to the winners, finalists and all the participants! The event has enabled all of them to gain valuable and practical value investing experience to complement their studies in finance.