Alternative Investment Strategies

MGMT X 433.032

This course is designed for investors who recognize the importance of diversifying their investment portfolios and who have a desire to understand the risk and rewards of various asset classes.

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Fall
Winter
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Classroom
Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Understand commodity futures and options, computer trading models, managed futures, commodity pools, diamonds, physical gold, and bitcoins
  • Measure risk, tax considerations, asset allocation and learn about data providers and trading software

About this course:

This course is designed for financial professionals and personal investors who recognize the importance of diversifying their investment portfolios and who have a desire to understand the risks and rewards of asset classes outside of the traditional categories of stocks and bonds. Instruction provides an overview of alternative investment assets, strategies, and portfolio management. Topics include hedge funds, private equity, structured products/derivatives, and real assets (focus on real estate). Guest lectures given by experienced financial professionals expound upon the various subjects covered.

Winter 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Tuesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Brett Cicinelli
371692
Fee:
$765.00
57 days left. Enroll by Jan 7, 2020
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Notes

Elective course in the Finance Certificate.

Visitors not permitted.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 21, 2020
Course Requirements
To purchase or get a free digital copy of the textbook, please use the https://www.amazon.com/Alternative-Investments-Primer-Investment-Professionals-ebook/dp/B07CQLQ168/ref=sr_1_fkmr1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1543861531&sr=1-1-fkmr1&keywords=caia+primer+alternative
Course syllabus not yet available
Schedule
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Lecture
Tue Jan 7, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2232
Lecture
Tue Jan 14, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2232
Lecture
Tue Jan 21, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2232
Lecture
Tue Jan 28, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2232
Lecture
Tue Feb 4, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2232
Lecture
Tue Feb 11, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2232
Lecture
Tue Feb 18, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2232
Lecture
Tue Feb 25, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2232
Lecture
Tue Mar 3, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2232
Lecture
Tue Mar 10, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2232
Lecture
Tue Mar 17, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2232

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