The Nittany Lion Fund
The Nittany Lion Fund is a student-managed investment fund with over $5 million in assets. Utilizing the resources of the Rogers Family Trading Room, the Nittany Lion Fund provides Smeal Finance students with the unique opportunity to connect to real-world investors without leaving the Business Building.
Founded in 2005, the Nittany Lion Fund has 65 individual investors and 31 student managers. It is one of the few university student-managed funds with actual investor money—not endowment dollars.