The Hedge Fund industry is the fastest growing part of the asset management industry and this course is crucial for anyone who wants to be ready for this growth. The significant lack of knowledge of strategies employed, the leverage, the return drivers and the risks, remain a significant bottleneck to more progressive allocations to hedge funds by more mainline investment institutions.
Attend this three-day course and equip yourself with:
Dates: 16-18 May 2016 & 14-16 November 2016
Venue: Central London
Course Leader: John E Dun III, International investment banking, asset management and hedge fund expert
Course Fee: £2199.00 + VAT @ 20% = £2638.80
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