Advancing the Field of Quantitative Finance
formerly the IAFE


Event: Alternative Investments
Date: September 20 - September 24
Geneva, Switzerland


FAME Event

Alternative Investments

Course objectives: The course will present an overview of recent academic research as well as provide actual professional experience related to all important aspects of the hedge fund industry. Advanced topics such as identifying and using hedge fund “style” classifications, indices of hedge funds for asset allocation, and selection and monitoring of managers will be covered. Participants will be able to use dedicated Excel-based software to set up and solve a variety of test problems linked with the topics covered in the lectures.

Target audience: Investors, managers of funds of hedge funds, lawyers, regulators and other professionals who are or plan to be active in this area.

Lecturers: Giovanni Beliossi (IAFE Board Member) and Thomas Schneeweis.

For more information contact:

Fabienne Garcelon or Olga Solari
Coordinators, Executive Courses in Finance
International Center FAME
Av. Blanc 49
CH-1202 GENEVA, Switzerland
Tel: +4122-731 9555
Fax:+4122-731 9575