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SMIF Nexus

A premier community for faculty advisors of Student Managed Investment Funds. Participation in the SMIF Nexus demonstrates a commitment to fostering and developing the world’s future investment managers.

Student Managed Investment Funds (SMIFs) provide students the opportunity to manage and administer real-world investment portfolios on behalf of their university. This allows students to gain a hands-on experience in the field of finance by allowing them to manage a portfolio of investments
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  • three people icon Community

    A global network for faculty advisors of SMIFs with unparalleled networking opportunities and connections to your peers.

  • open book icon Student Learning

    Exclusive access to our online Attribution 101 class for students participating in a SMIF.

  • star icon Premium Content

    Advisors gain access to premium data sourced from the community.

Ways to Learn and Engage

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Join Our Community

Explore the Community Guidebook for more details about the benefits and requirements of participation in this network. Faculty Advisors may request the Community Guidebook and/or an application by contacting us at the email below. Please let us know your university when inquiring.

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Explore Student Resources

Attribution 101 is a class available to registered SMIF Nexus student managers.

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Coming Soon! SMIF Facts

As a community member you’ll receive access to our dataset on the SMIF landscape