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:
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
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.
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