Yale School of Management

Posts by Asset Management

How Asset Management Colloquia Complement Classroom Learning

By: Tim Gunning May 15, 2020
Tim Gunning

As a newly welcomed Class of 2021 EMBA student, I am grateful for being able to participate in the Asset Management colloquia series this past Fall, which included four impressive speakers from the Yale community. Our first speaker was Aleh Tsyvinski, Arthur M. Okun Professor of Economics.  He...

Continue reading “How Asset Management Colloquia Complement Classroom Learning”

Conference Recap: Yale RFS Real and Private-Value Assets

By: Electra Ferriello February 12, 2020
Goetzmann

On January 31st, the ICF sponsored and hosted a conference jointly with the Review of Financial Studies about "Real and Private-Value Assets" at the Yale School of Management.  ICF Faculty Director, Professor William Goetzmann, was the conference chair along with Professors Christophe Spaenjers...

Continue reading “Conference Recap: Yale RFS Real and Private-Value Assets”

David Swensen Teaches Asset Management Students About "The Yale Model"

By: Electra Ferriello January 13, 2020
Dave Swensen

Professor William Goetzmann is the Faculty Director of the MBA for Executives Asset Management track and currently teaches MGT807E Portfolio Management: Alternative Portfolios. In his class, Goetzmann takes students on an in-depth dive into the use of alternative investments in the institutional...

Continue reading “David Swensen Teaches Asset Management Students About "The Yale Model"”

Registration Open! Yale RFS Real and Private-Value Assets Conference

By: Electra Ferriello December 5, 2019
Yale SOM

Registration is now open to attend the Yale RFS Real and Private-Value Assets Conference on January 31, 2020 held in New Haven, CT at the Yale School of Management. Visit the conference website for registration information and to view the agenda (which happens to include a paper about, “The...

Continue reading “Registration Open! Yale RFS Real and Private-Value Assets Conference”

Call for Papers: Real and Private-Value Assets Conference

By: Electra Ferriello July 15, 2019
Yale ICF RFS Conference

We are pleased to announce that we are currently accepting paper submissions for the Real and Private-Value Assets Conference on January 31, 2020, hosted and sponsored jointly by the Yale International Center for Finance and the Review of Financial Studies. Read the Call for Papers below or...

Continue reading “Call for Papers: Real and Private-Value Assets Conference”

Sage Advice from a PE Industry Expert

By: Ellie Campion March 19, 2018
EMBA students

On September 15, 2017, the asset management track had an intimate lunch followed by a colloquia session with Robert “Bob” Davis. Bob is the founder and Managing Partner of Nebrodi Partners, a Connecticut-based private equity firm. Prior to establishing Nebrodi Partners, Bob was a Managing...

Continue reading “Sage Advice from a PE Industry Expert”

Hedge Fund Case Study: Understanding the Role of Hedge Funds in Large-Scale Pension Plans

By: Jonathan Lucas March 31, 2016
Jonathan Lucas

Top hedge funds, one of the largest pensions in the world, respected consultants, and renowned academics; these are just some of the people I interviewed in the past semester.  I am part of a small group of research assistants to Professor Goetzmann for his forthcoming International Center for...

Continue reading “Hedge Fund Case Study: Understanding the Role of Hedge Funds in Large-Scale Pension Plans”

Asset Management: A fiduciary responsibility for a social need

By: Paulo Palaia March 31, 2016
asset management

Thiago Palaia, an Executive MBA student, class of 2016, shares his article below discussing the importance of the Asset Management Industry to society and the transformation already in course needed to allow investment companies to provide better solutions to their clients. The transformation...

Continue reading “Asset Management: A fiduciary responsibility for a social need”