Course Description

BUSINESS F701
Alternative Investments and Portfolio Management

This course introduces students to a wide range of alternative investments, including hedge funds, private equity, commodities, real estate, and infrastructure. Students are also provided with a deep, cutting-edge treatment of modern hedge fund investment strategies as well as a rigorous analysis of the practical portfolio management process. This course is highly recommended for any student considering a career in investments, portfolio management, corporate finance, investment advisory services, or the broader financial industry.  Students pursuing the CFA designation are strongly urged to take this course.

For more information, please contact Adeel Mahmood at amahmoo@mcmaster.ca.

  • Prerequisite: F600

Course Offerings

Winter 2018

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Winter 2017

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Summer 2016

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Winter 2016

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Summer 2015

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Winter 2015

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Winter 2014

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