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Alternative Investments

When you'll study it
Semester 1
CATS points
ECTS points
Level 6
Module lead
Soumyatanu Mukherjee
Academic year

Module overview

Alternative investment strategies became increasingly popular among investors to achieve better returns. This module looks beyond the traditional investments such as shares and bonds. It covers a range of topics that introduce the world of alternative investment strategies; in particular hedge funds, private equity and real estate investment trusts. Lectures are followed by in-depth practical examples using statistical packages, discussions and tools that show the real world implications.