Acerca de este Curso
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Programa Especializado
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Horas para completar

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Sugerido: 6 hours/week...
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)

Habilidades que obtendrás

Portfolio ConstructionInvestment StyleCognitive BiasInvestment
Programa Especializado
100 % en línea

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Fechas límite flexibles

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Horas para completar

Aprox. 16 horas para completar

Sugerido: 6 hours/week...
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

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1
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1 horas para completar

General Introduction and Key Concepts

In this introductory week, we will start by illustrating how emotions can hinder sensible investment decisions. You will then have the opportunity to check if you master the concepts of the first course that are important for this second course. Finally, we will lay the ground for next week’s content by looking at rational decision making....
Reading
7 videos (Total 36 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
Video7 videos
An example: buying is easy, but when is it a good time to sell? - Buying7m
An example: buying is easy, but when is it a good time to sell? - Holding3m
An example: buying is easy, but when is it a good time to sell? - Selling10m
The key things you need to know to define your investment profile - UBS guest speaker4m
What you will learn in this Module1m
Rational decision making7m
Reading2 lecturas
Course syllabus5m
Glossary10m
Quiz3 ejercicios de práctica
Practice quiz on the relevant content of Course 1 (Understanding Financial Markets)10m
Guess 2/3 of the average2m
Graded quiz on the content of Week 110m
Semana
2
Horas para completar
2 horas para completar

How Individuals Make Financial Decisions

The focus of this second week is on you, the investor: what are the reasons you participate in financial markets? How do you make investment decisions? What can go wrong in your decision process and what are the consequences? What can you do about it? To answer these questions, we will talk about cognitive biases, emotions and moral values and their respective link with investment decisions....
Reading
15 videos (Total 83 min), 2 quizzes
Video15 videos
The basic steps in investment2m
Biases when choosing which assets to look at3m
Biases when processing financial information4m
Biases when rebalancing you portfolio4m
Biases when evaluating performance2m
Wrap up3m
How our emotions impact our investment decisions4m
Why we trade6m
What can we learn from this?9m
The role of media in financial markets10m
Honesty and trust in investment decision making - Study design10m
Honesty and trust in investment decision making - Study results5m
Impact Investing - UBS guest speaker4m
Are emotions always a bad thing in investing?4m
Quiz1 ejercicios de práctica
Graded quiz on the content of Week 210m
Semana
3
Horas para completar
3 horas para completar

Market Efficiency, Bubbles & Crises

In this third week, we will have a look at investors’ behavior as a group. How does it impact asset prices? How do these prices reflect available information? What does it imply for the profitability of some trading strategies? What can go wrong in this price formation process and how can (and did) it cause financial bubbles and crises? This week also features as special guest: Prof. Jean-Pierre Danthine, former vice-chairman of the Swiss National Bank, who will offer insights into some of these issues....
Reading
18 videos (Total 138 min), 2 quizzes
Video18 videos
Defining market efficiency6m
Testing for the efficient market hypothesis: Weak form7m
Testing for the efficient market hypothesis: Semi strong form6m
Testing for the efficient market hypothesis: Strong form4m
Overview of different origins of financial crises3m
A first example for the development and fallout of a real crisis: the VW scandal4m
A second example for the development and fallout of a real crisis: oil shocks - 1970s8m
A second example for the development and fallout of a real crisis: oil shocks - 2000s6m
A first example of an anticipation crisis: 1987 - The "Fed Model"9m
A first example of an anticipation crisis: 1987 - The crash8m
A second example of an anticipation crisis: 200010m
The perfect storm: the global financial crisis - Global imbalances9m
The perfect storm: the global financial crisis - Policy errors9m
The perfect storm: the global financial crisis - Lax regulation7m
How do central banks deal with the issue of financial (in)stability? - Course 1 recap10m
How do central banks deal with the issue of financial (in)stability? - Asset prices8m
An interview with Prof. Jean-Pierre Danthine16m
Quiz2 ejercicios de práctica
Graded quiz on market efficiency10m
Graded quiz on the origins of financial bubbles and crises10m
Semana
4
Horas para completar
2 horas para completar

Portfolio Construction and Investment Styles

In this final week, we will look at two main portfolio construction methodologies: top-down and bottom-up. We will see how they differ but also how they can be combined. In the second lesson, we will review some important investment styles that are commonly used in the portfolio management industry. In this final lesson, you will also be given the opportunity to experiment with different trading strategies and compare your results with fellow learners....
Reading
11 videos (Total 87 min), 2 quizzes
Video11 videos
Building a portfolio the top-down way – Definition8m
Building a portfolio the top-down way – Use7m
Building a portfolio the top-down way – Importance6m
Portfolio construction via bottom-up - UBS guest speaker7m
Value versus growth12m
Fundamental or quantitative driven style? - UBS guest speaker3m
Contrarian versus momentum - Momentum10m
Contrarian versus momentum - Contrarian8m
Core & satellite11m
Thematic investing - UBS guest speaker3m
Quiz2 ejercicios de práctica
Graded quiz on portfolio construction10m
Graded quiz on investment styles10m
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Beneficio de la carrera

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consiguió un beneficio tangible en su carrera profesional gracias a este curso

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por MBNov 23rd 2016

I heartily thank everyone participate in this course . this course gave me a comprehensive knowledge about different types of investment styles and the optimum way to build an investment portfolio .

por MUOct 23rd 2016

I love this course because I was planning to start investing in the Bovespa (Sao Paulo, Brazil) following only the guides of sensational analysts. This course recommends being cautious. Thank you.

Instructores

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University of Geneva- Tony Berrada

SFI Associate Professor of Finance
Geneva Finance Research Institute
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University of Geneva- Jonas Demaurex

Teaching Assistant
Geneva Finance Research Institute
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University of Geneva- Rajna Gibson Brandon

SFI Senior Chaired Professor of Finance and Managing Director of the GFRI
Geneva Finance Research Institute
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University of Geneva- Michel Girardin

Lecturer in Macro-Finance - Project Leader for the "Investment Management" specialization
Geneva Finance Research Institute
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University of Geneva- Kerstin Preuschoff

Associate Professor of Neurofinance and Neuroeconomics
Geneva Finance Research Institute
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University of Geneva- Olivier Scaillet

SFI Senior Chaired Professor of Finance and Vice-dean (research) at GSEM
Geneva Finance Research Institute
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University of Geneva- Philip Valta

SFI Assistant Professor of Finance
Geneva Finance Research Institute

Acerca de University of Geneva

Founded in 1559, the University of Geneva (UNIGE) is one of Europe's leading universities. Devoted to research, education and dialogue, the UNIGE shares the international calling of its host city, Geneva, a centre of international and multicultural activities with a venerable cosmopolitan tradition....

Acerca del programa especializado Investment Management

In this Specialization, you will understand how investment strategies are designed to reach financial goals in a global context. You will learn the theory that underlies strong investment decisions, as well as practical, real-world skills that you can apply when discussing investment proposals with your advisor, managing your personal assets or your client’s investment portfolio. You will start by developing a global understanding of financial markets and what impacts rational and irrational behaviors have in finance at the micro and macro levels. You will then learn how to adequately build and manage a portfolio with a long-term view while gaining an appreciation for novel research advances in finance and related areas as well as future trends that are shaping the investment management industry. In the final Capstone Project, you will create a sensible 5-year investment plan that accounts for an investor's goals and constraints in a dynamic economic landscape. Key speakers from UBS, our corporate partner, will contribute to this specialization by providing you with practical insights they have gathered through years of experience working for the world’s largest wealth manager....
Investment Management

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