Written on 05 March 2014.
Participants in this seminar series will be able to acquire the Yale School of Management — EDHEC-Risk Institute Certificate in Risk and Investment Management.
The seminar series will cover the following modules:
• Strategic Asset Allocation and Investment Solutions
• Equity Investment
• Fixed-Income Investment
• Alternative Investment
• Multi-Management Investment
• Structured Product Investment
The first of the joint seminars are planned for the end of the year at Yale SOM's New Haven campus in the United States and EDHEC-Risk Institute's campus in London, England.
Steven Permut, Deputy Director, Executive Programs at the Yale School of Management, said, “Yale is pleased to join forces with one of the most highly rated risk and asset management research centers to further extend our own international participation with the investment community in Europe and beyond. Our hope is that participants gain useful knowledge of the latest techniques and approaches to help them improve their financial decision-making and portfolio performance.”
Mélanie Ruiz, Manager, Executive Education, EDHEC-Risk Institute, said, “We are delighted to offer top-quality executive education courses based on the exceptional strength and relevance of academic research conducted by both Yale SOM and EDHEC-Risk finance faculty. The focus of these seminars will be on utilising the latest academic insights to help investment professionals better understand and implement advanced investment approaches and methodologies.”