Student Managed Investment Portfolios and BIG

Student Managed Investment Portfolios and BIG

Student Investment Group

The Bloomsburg Investment Group (BIG) is a Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania student organization.

Officially founded in Fall of 2014, BIG is the acting manager of the BIG Fund, a student-run equity investment portfolio with initial donations from the Bloomsburg University Foundation and Bloomsburg University College of Business.

Members of BIG are dedicated to the advanced educational experience derived from research, market analysis, portfolio management, and equity analysis. BIG strives to educate its members in fundamentals and advanced investment theories and bridge the gap between classroom lectures and real world application.

As of November 2015, BIG has over $52,000 in total assets under management.

"The mission of the Bloomsburg Investment Group is to provide students with an educational experience in principles of investment management. Our vision is to be able to provide financial assistance in the form of scholarship funds to Bloomsburg University College of Business students.”

  — Jacob Warriner '16, accounting and finance major, president of Bloomsburg Investment Group