Research Groups


Researcher groups are WIC's highlighting event. Through the execution of a curriculum that has been built over 35-years, Researcher meetings provide junior members with a unique opportunity to learn in a hands-on environment. Through direct mentorship and consistent weekly one-hour educationals, Researchers will build a marketable toolkit of skills.


Technology, Media, and Telecommunication Group

The TMT Group covers companies providing hardware and software applications, IT services, advertising, media, and companies providing telecom services to businesses and consumers such as wireless communications systems and equipment.



Real Estate, Healthcare, and Gaming Group

The Real Estate, Healthcare and Gaming Group is a diversified team covering property developers, real estate investment trusts (REIT), healthcare services, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, casinos, lodging facilities and resorts.


Consumer Retail Group

The Consumer & Retail Group covers a wide range of consumer facing sectors including apparel & accessories, food & beverage, alcohol & tobacco, consumer electronics, and department and discount stores.


Financial Institutions Group

The Financial Institutions Group (FIG) focuses primarily on a diverse group of companies including banks, insurance, asset management and technology banking.



Natural Resources Group

The Natural Resources group comprises of metals and mining, oil and gas and related industries such as oil services, pipelines and steel producers. Mining includes base metals (copper, iron, lead, nickel and zinc), precious metals (gold, silver, platinum and palladium), coal mining and steel production.



Industrials Group

The Industrials Group covers companies typically engaged in manufacturing including aerospace and defense technologies, automotive manufacturers, diversified chemical and materials producers, and industrial conglomerates.