Organised by an academic research centre for the benefit of professionals, the EDHEC-Risk Days is an annual conference taking place in London, which presents the research done by EDHEC-Risk Institute and discusses it with the institutional investment and fund manager communities.
Written on 24 March 2015.
du 24 mars 2015 au 25 mars 2015
Tuesday 24 March, 2015: 08:30-18:30
Wednesday 25 March, 2015: 08:30-17:15
The conference enables participants to have access to the latest conceptual advances and research results in investment and risk management and to discuss their implications and applications with researchers who combine expertise of advanced financial techniques with a sound awareness of their industry relevance.
The event is structured to appeal to institutional investors, traditional and alternative investment managers and policy-makers. The conference includes two major events that will allow professionals to review major industry challenges, explore state-of-the art investment techniques and benchmark practices to research advances.
On the first day, the Indexation and Passive Investment Conference will focus on fixed income investing, smart beta strategies and indexation and reporting. The conference will also be the occasion to discover the results of the latest European ETF survey and research on factor based investment strategies and global portfolio management.
On the second day, the Global Institutional Investment Conference will present research of great interest to institutional investors on risk allocation, commodities investing, hedge fund investing, measuring alpha and infrastructure investing.
In 2015, the EDHEC-Risk Days conference will be preceded by a Masterclass for Individual Investor Solutions on March 23. This half-day seminar will look at goal-based investment solutions in private wealth management and life-cycle investment solutions in retail money management.