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Topic: “What Is an Index?”

As the hedge fund industry is grappling with challenges, and as the Mutual Funds and ETFs have been encroaching on its territory, how does this affect the divide between active and passive investing?

Presenter:

Andrew Lo, Ph.D.
Charles E. and Susan T. Harris Professor of Finance
Director, Laboratory for Financial Engineering
MIT Sloan School of Management

Originally aired: July 12, 2017, 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. EST

The webinar content is based upon the Jacobs Levy Award-winning paper by Professor Lo that was published in the Journal of Portfolio Management 42 (2016), 21–36.

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“Hedge Funds: A Dynamic Industry in Transition”

The hedge fund industry has grown rapidly over the past two decades, offering investors unique investment opportunities that often reflect more complex risk exposures than those of traditional investments.

Presenters:
Professor Andrew Lo, Ph.D.
Charles E. and Susan T. Harris Professor of Finance
Director, Laboratory for Financial Engineering
MIT Sloan School of Management

Associate Professor Mila Getmansky Sherman, Ph.D.
Isenberg School of Management
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Originally aired:
March 1, 2016

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“Portfolio Choice with Illiquid Assets”

Presenter:
Andrew Ang, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of the Finance and Economics Division, Columbia Business School
Member, AIF Academic Advisory Board

Originally aired:
April 2, 2014

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https://event.webcasts.com/viewer/event.jsp?ei=1030390
 

“A New Class of Investor – The General Limited Partner”
Examining direct investment and co-investment programs of seven of the world’s largest institutional investors.

Presenter:
Josh Lerner, Ph.D.
Professor of Investment Banking, Harvard Business School
Chair, AIF Academic Advisory Board
Director, Private Capital Research Institute

Originally aired:
January 15, 2014

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“Where Does Alpha Come From?”

Presenter:
Randolph (Randy) B. Cohen, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management
Member, AIF Academic Advisory Board

Originally aired:
October 4, 2013

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