Matthew Tarka
Est. 1996


Matthew Tarka is currently a student at Xavier University pursuing a B.S.B.A in Finance and was a student at Dixie Heights High School.


Xavier University

B.S.B.A in Finance

  • Graduated in December 2018

  • GPA: 3.53, Cum Laude

  • University Scholar

  • Stephen S. Smith Award Winner - Winter 2018

  • Chief Executive Officer of the D'Artagnan Capital Fund

  • President of the Finance Association (formerly the Financial Management Association)

    • Focus on strategy and operations of the club, member engagement, and serve as a liaison between the Finance Association with other clubs, businesses in the region, and the community.

  • Intern for the Fifth Third Trading Center

    • Focus on creating weekly market brief that round up movements in US equity markets, European equity markets, Asian equity markets, emerging equity markets, US Treasuries, Currencies, Commodities across asset classes, and a round up of market moving news with a look forward at the next week in markets.

    • Assist with day-to-day operations of the Fifth Third Trading Center

    • Member of the planning committee for the Matthew McCormick Investment Symposium

  • Member of the College Republicans

  • Participated and Won Multiple International ETF Competitions through the Financial Management Association (FMA), now known as the Finance Association

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Dixie Heights High School

Graduated with Honors in 2015

  • GPA: 3.95

  • Vice President of the National Honors Society

  • Manager of the IT Helpdesk

  • Master Engineer for the Dixie Heights Drama Club

  • Videographer for Dixie Heights Athletics