Get a wide-ranging introduction to the asset management industry from leading finance scholars and practicing investors at some of the world’s most successful funds. The innovative course of study will provide early-career students with a state-of-the-art understanding of the application of data science and quantitative techniques to investment decisions, while emphasizing fiduciary responsibility, ethics, and investment performance.
Learn from faculty at the forefront of research in finance who maintain strong industry ties.
Connect with the pathbreaking Yale Investments Office, as well as alumni industry leaders.
Engage with major asset management firms that have Yale ties and connect with leading investors.
Make investments with an awareness of how performance and responsibility are tied together.
Application opens: August 2019
Application deadline: January 27, 2020
First class enters: Fall 2020
Course of study: 1 year
Strong quantitative background
0-3 years work experience
Demonstrated interest in finance
We were interested in studying the Chinese market because it’s an example of what happens when fintech and innovation get ahead of government regulation.
I think of finance as the part of economics that centers on time and uncertainty. You need a lot of data to get a sense of where the market will go.
Our results help policymakers figure out what needs to be stabilized versus what doesn’t.