40 students

Each with a precise goal

Several important events

EFC, Actionaria, Finance week

Discover Finance

No Finance background required

On 3 campuses

Paris, Lille & Nice

Transaction EDHEC

Founded in 1989 at EDHEC Business School

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Transaction EDHEC is an association (law of 1901), created in 1989 at the EDHEC Business School of Lille.
It is now present on the 3 French campuses of EDHEC Business School : Lille, Paris and Nice.
Its aim is to help students discover the investment world throughout France and Europe thanks to French and European events.
The association has forty people involved who are distributed over four departments : the Investment Club, the events department, the economic website & newspaper department, the communication & IT department.

Our Investment Club




The Investment Club is civil society with a portfolio of variable capital stock since 2012.
Its members learn about trading, technical analysis and strategies. The members are taught and trained in order to gain the qualities that are needed to trade with the real portfolio.

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The Events Department

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This department part is responsible for the funding and organization of the events of the association. In particular, they are responsible for :
  • The biggest Finance competition for students in Europe: the European Finance Cup.
  • The association’s presence and student’s conferences at the Actionaria Trade Show : one of the most renowned financial event in France.
  • The ‘Finance week’ : a week during which Transaction EDHEC will strive to make EDHEC students discover the financial world in many different ways: students have a possibility to spend a whole day at the Crédit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank headquarter in La Défense, and visit their trading room. They will also be able to attend various conferences.
  • Last but not least, the renowned Bubble Party, at which only champagne will be served.

The Economic Newspaper : le Délit d'Initié

The "e-delit" (online version) or "Délit d’Initié" (paper version) is the most popular entertainment website about economics in France.
But behind those sexy, funny and thought-provoking articles, the writers search relentlessly the best information and always improve their writing skills in order to write entertaining and engaging articles.

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Com / Crea / IT

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The communication department, which includes creativity and IT management, is the association leg and the corner of the artists.
Its members appeal to the businesses and the students with dynamism and professionalism.
They are responsible of all communication supports (advertisements, posters, teasers of party and event), of media relationships, of mailing operations and the IT management.
Consequently, they are in continuous contact with all the departments of the association.

  • The European Finance Cup

    The European Finance Cup is the biggest finance competition for students in Europe. The aim of this competition is to convey to the 2,000 participating students the issues of the financial world. We offer them the opportunity to discover the trading, the M&A, the structured financing and the sustainable finance (ISR). This unique experience, accessible to the novices as to the initiated, represents an asset to be afterward hired.
  • Actionaria Trade Show

    The Actionaria Trade Show is one of the most renowned financial event in France. Transaction EDHEC takes care of all the student side of the event, organizing conferences with Finance professionals.
  • Finance Week

    The ‘Finance week’ : a week during which Transaction EDHEC will strive to make EDHEC students discover the financial world in many different ways: students have a possibility to spend a whole day at the Crédit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank HQ in Paris, and visit their trading room. They will also be able to attend various conferences.
  • Several conferences

    We organise several conferences to help students learn about the finance world, such as :
    - Manage a portfolio in your 20's
    - How to be prepared for finance interviews
    - What kind of Finance jobs is for me ?
    - Discovering the use of Big Data
  • The Trading Game

    Our IT specialist team computed a game in which students can trade equities as a game and win prizes.

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