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Finance (FIN) - Alternative Investments
FIN 5565      Alternative Investments
The primary objective of this course is to introduce students to investing in alternative assets. The student should develop a working knowledge of various types of alternative investments and how they impact the risk-return profile of a portfolio. The course will cover investments in hedge funds, private equity, real estate, commodities, real assets, energy, and infrastructure. Prerequisites: Completion of introductory coursework in accounting, economics, statistics and finance.
Faculty: Bloch School of Management
Department: Finance