About

Established in 2001, WCM has grown to become one of Westerns largest clubs

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HISTORY

The Western Capital Markets Club (WCM) is Western University’s only club on campus solely dedicated to helping students prepare for a career in finance. The club was first established in 2001 as “The Western Sales and Trading Club” however has since undergone a vast transformation. Though its focus has broadened, its roots are grounded in educating students on finance and thus maintains its original mandate.

OPERATIVE PHILOSOPHY

The clubs primary function is to help foster the development of financial education among all students at Western. WCM is dedicated to helping students break into the field of finance with educational seminars, networking events with industry professionals, semi-annual trips to New York and Toronto, as well as strategic recruiting resources.

BENEFITS

WCM will help you define focus and scope for where you want to work within the finance industry. Whether your interests lie in investment banking, sales & trading, asset management or financial planning and analysis, we provide the necessary tools for success. With active participation you will become a competitive candidate ready for professional success. Just look at where WCM’s alumni are now.

CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS

WCM maintains close ties within the financial industry through it’s alumni network and semi-annual trips to New York and Toronto. These strategic partnerships allow students to capture unparalleled exposure through guest speakers, workshops, networking mixers, and office tours.

Western Capital Market’s Corporate Partners Include:

  • Goldman Sachs
  • Evercore Partners
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Credit Suisse
  • UBS
  • CIBC
  • ONCAP
  • Canaccord Genuity

If you would like to see your firm listed above please reach out to out VP Communications through the contact page.

WHAT WE PROVIDE

  • Weekly educational seminars
  • Access to exclusive analysis and reports
  • Upper year peer mentorship
  • A trip to New York and Toronto
  • A network of industry professionals

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