Written on 16 April 2015.
This one-day conference represents the third time our institutions have joined forces to present our academic research results in finance and the usefulness of our conclusions for the industry to professionals. This event is intended to provide a selected number of investment professionals with the latest academic insights into institutional money management.
Themes such as factor investing, synthetic diversification, predictability of bond and stock returns, asset pricing and liquidity risk will be addressed during the conference.
Keynote speakers from both Princeton University and EDHEC-Risk Institute will take part in this event, among whom Jianqing Fan, Frederick L. Moore ’18 Professor of Finance, Professor of Statistics, and Chairman of the Department of Operations Research and Financial Engineering (ORFE), Princeton University; René Garcia, Professor of Finance and Director of the PhD in Finance, EDHEC-Risk Institute; Valentin Haddad, Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Princeton University; Lionel Martellini, Professor of Finance, EDHEC-Risk Institute; John Mulvey, Professor of Operations Research and Financial Engineering, ORFE Department, Princeton University; and Raman Uppal, Professor of Finance, EDHEC-Risk Institute.
The format of the conference is intended to facilitate exchanges of views between academics and practitioners, involving presentations by a member of the faculty of Princeton University or EDHEC-Risk Institute, followed by a discussion with the audience.
The conference programme can be found here.