Advancing the Field of Quantitative Finance
formerly the IAFE


Event: International Center FAME Course on Alternative Investments
Date: September 26 - September 30
Geneva, Switzerland

Description: The IAFE is pleased to endorse:

International Center FAME (Financial Asset Management and Engineering) Course on Alternative Investments

Instructors: Thomas Schneeweis and Giovanni Beliossi

Course Description: Alternative investments (e.g. hedge funds, commodity funds, commodity investments, real estate, and private equity) are increasingly being considered by individuals and institutions alike as alternatives or additions to traditional long only stock and bond investments. This course presents both academic research and practical knowledge necessary to understand the risk and return characteristics of a wide range of alternative investments and how these investments differ from traditional stock and bond investments. The course will focus especially on hedge funds.

Registration Cost: CHF 5900 (approx. USD 4700)
With IAFE Member Discount: CHF 4720 (approx. USD 3750)