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2024 Case Competition Description

Interested in Investment Baking? Participate in this sell-side M&A advisory case competition hosted by J.P. Morgan and Bruin Hedge Fund. 

About the Case Competition: This case will allow you to get hands on experience in sell-side banking through financial modeling, due diligence, and strategic analysis. Teams of up to 4 members will choose from select companies and create a presentation deck that outlines the potential sale of the business. All participants must be UCLA undergraduate students in the class of 2026 or 2027.

Case Competition Details

Info Session Registration: here

Case Competition Registration: here 


  • In-Person Info Session: Wednesday, January 24th in Young Hall CS 24 from 7:00 - 9:00pm PST 

  • Virtual First Round Submission: Wednesday, January 30th at 11:59pm PST

  • Final Round Presentation (Invitation Only): Sunday,  February 7th in the J.P. Morgan LA Office


This information session will be going into detail about the case competition, providing insight on sell-side advisory, and hosting a panel with J.P. Morgan's bankers with open networking afterwards.

About J.P. Morgan 

J.P. Morgan’s Los Angeles headquarters is comprised of several groups across the Investment Bank, including coverage teams, private capital markets and debt capital markets. Our team of bankers not only covers clients on the West Coast, but also around the globe. Our bankers are focused on long-term relationships and developing strategies that help our government, institutional and corporate clients grow and innovate. We do this by providing sound advice, helping them access funds and making connections, all while helping clients manage the many risks in today’s complex environment.

Contact Info

If you would like assistance with finding a team, or have any questions regarding the case competition, please reach out to

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