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UTSC Library Finance & Trading Lab

Learn the fundamentals of financial research & analysis.


Welcome to the UTSC Library Finance & Trading Lab, a state of the art experiential learning centre for financial education and research at the University of Toronto Scarborough. The Lab provides a hands-on learning experience for students interested in finance and its real-world applications, while supporting the research needs of the UTSC faculty.

Our staff is available Monday - Friday, 9 am - 6 pm to support students and faculty with financial research and analysis tools. 

Click here to meet our team. 

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Meet our team

Mujtaba Abidi

Mujtaba is a third-year Management Co-op student specializing in Finance. He completed his recent co-op term at Citco Fund Services as a hedge fund accountant. He's also part of UTSC's Student Managed Fund as the Portfolio Manager of the financial sector and enjoys trading and playing sports in his spare time.

Peter Kavouris

Peter is a third year co-op manangement student at UTSC specializing in finance.  He recently completed his work term at OTPP. Peter is currently a Portfolio Manager at the UTSC Student Managed Fund.  In his spare time Peter enjoys playing sports and spending time with friends.

Roy Li

Roy is a third year statistics student specializing in Quantitative Finance Stream. He is passionate about Automobile industry and derivative market. As a statistic student he is learning to apply statistics methods on financial analysis.

Jelani Smith

Jelani Smith, a third-year Management & Finance student at UTSC. He recently finished a work term at BMO Financial Group in Commercial Banking. Jelani maintains an active portfolio and is the founder of Bay Street Blog. In his spare time, he enjoys to cook and play beach volleyball.


Ken Zhang

Ken Zhang is a third-year Co-op Management student specializing in Finance. He just completed his last Co-op term in Teachers' Private Capital (TPC) as an Portfolio Management Analyst . He also had experience working as Business Analyst in McKinsey & Company and Project Control Coordinator in CIBC. In his spare time, he enjoys trading and sports.