Overview of the G.A.M.E. IV Forum (Academic)
Join us in New York City for the Quinnipiac Global Asset Management Education (G.A.M.E.) IV Forum March 20-22, 2014, at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel (811 7th Avenue at 52nd Street).
Schedule of Events
March 20, 2014 · 8:15 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Keynote speaker panel topics will include:
- Global Economy
- Alternatives versus Equities
- Fed and Washington Perspective
- Corporate Governance
- Global Markets
March 21, 2014 · 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Breakout panels, workshops and keynote perspectives
Last year's keynote perspectives included:
Asset Allocation & Investment Strategy in 2013 & Beyond
The Macro Inputs of Valuation: Hubris & Happenstance
Puzzles, Premiums & Popularity: Asset Allocation & Absolute Return
Everybody Needs a Plan
Is It Time to Buy or Bail?
Last year's breakout panels, workshops and perspectives included:
The Emerging Economic Environment: Renaissance or Relapse?
Professional Designations in the Financial Industry
The Power of Moats: Competitive Advantages Drive Superior Performance
Finding Yield & Safety in a Zero-Interest Rate World
Real Estate: Investment, Capital & Asset Management
Multi-Asset Class Solutions in a Rising Interest Rate Environment
Operation & Regulation of Investment Vehicles: Open-end Funds, Closed-end Funds, Exchange-Traded Funds & Hedge Funds
Trends in Portfolio Management
Middle Market Corporate Lending
Ethical Dilemmas in Investment Management
How Technology is Driving Growth in the Options Markets & Where Opportunities Lie
Social Media in Financial Markets
Bloomberg Uses & Applications
The Future of Quant Investing
Adding Value with Channel Research
Compliance & Risk Relating to Alternative Investments
Equity Analysis-Consumer Defensive
Volatility in the Options Markets-What It Is & What Drives It
Backtesting with Integrity
Hedge Funds: An Investor's Perspective
Credit Default Swaps
Propriety Trading with Options
How to do Industry Analysis
Recruiting Process, Debunking Myths & Interview Tips
Build a Better Portfolio
Outlook on Global Macro Risks & Opportunities
Which Options Should I Buy?
March 22, 2014 · 9 a.m. - noon
Exploring Career Opportunities
Last year's exploring career opportunities included:
Measuring Performance, Selecting Managers & the CIPM Program®
Where Theory Meets Practice: The CFA Program®
Financial Media & Journalism
Sales & Trading-Options, Derivatives & CMBS
Wealth Management, Private Equity & Asset Management
Regulatory, Advisory & Accounting
Innovations in Investment Management Education
Student-Managed Portfolio Competition
A student-managed portfolio competition available for student teams that have managed an actual portfolio during the 2013 calendar year. Winning teams will be recognized on Friday, March 21, 2014. Teams may also showcase their work in a table-top display on March 21, 2014.