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Hedge Funds Training Course

New direction for traditional asset management

26 - 27 October 2020

Central London

The hedge fund industry is still a huge part of the asset management industry - but updated knowledge is required. Without this, a significant bottleneck to more progressive allocations to hedge funds by more mainline investment institutions remains.

Attend this two-day course and equip yourself with:

  • The skills to demystify the increasing complexity of strategies adopted
  • An understanding of the risk characteristics and structure of hedge funds; lessons learned from market corrections
  • The advantages and disadvantages of investing in hedge funds and liquid alternatives
  • A clear understanding of the different hedge fund strategies, the regulation of hedge funds and the legal issues
  • The latest developments in the hedge fund and liquid alternative industry

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Case studies and exercises reinforce all that you learn

Case studies include: Dissect a long short fund trading style, leverage, concentration and securities selection process; Analyse the recent developments in markets and the impact they will have on the hedge fund industry

Exercises include: Working through examples of hedge fund styles and explaining their use in performance and diversification

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Dates: 26-27 October 2020
Venue: Central London
Course Leader: John E Dun III, International investment banking, asset management and hedge fund expert

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John E. Dunn III, BA, MA, MA

John worked in a variety of world class banks including Nomura, Citicorp, Vickers da Costa, Barclays, de Zoete Wedd, and UBS in Tokyo, New York and Geneva. John is a Professor of Finance at the renowned graduate business school Thunderbird, Global School of International Management and is principal of Oak Point Investments LLc, a Swiss registered finance company where he advises a variety of institutional investors on their alternative asset allocations.

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One of the best courses I have attended, very fruitful and enriching information and environment. I liked the way it is presented and the presentation skills of the speaker, with practical examples given, instead of only theory

Raya El Khoury, 

Associate, FFA Private Bank

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