RISE (Redefining Investment Strategy Education) is an internationally-renowned investment conference sponsored annually by the University of Dayton in association with the United Nations Global Compact. RISE is the largest and longest-running student investment conference in the world. RISE is designed to help students at universities with student-managed portfolios enhance their knowledge of the investment world.
Each year, this prestigious student forum extends an invitation to business professionals to share in the first day of a two-and-a-half day event. The featured speakers are the best and the brightest from Wall Street, corporate America, government and the financial media. Some of the world's leading chief investment strategists and chief economists make-up the list of industry-renowned panelists including representatives from Barron's, Bloomberg, CNBC, FOX Business, Investor's Business Daily, The Wall Street Journal and other financial media.
Ashland University’s Eagle Investment Group has competed in the portfolio management competition and has placed in the top 10 each year they have competed.