Financial Markets and Asset Management Key Features

The Asset Management industry offers outstanding career opportunities for talented individuals. The HEC Summer School will introduce aspiring young professionals to the recognized tools needed to outperform benchmarks and develop innovative investment solutions such as Exchange Traded Funds, among others.

Daniel Fermon, Academic Co-Director of the Financial Markets and Asset Management Summer School Program.

Why this summer program?

  • Created and taught by leading HEC Professors
  • Leading Asset Management experts contributing to program
  • Designed both for participants specializing in finance and students willing to expand general asset management and financial market industry knowledge
  • HEC Paris expertise in Finance: award-winning programs, number one pre-experience Global Master in Finance worldwide in 2018 (see the article)

A Program Matching Industry Trends and Transformation

With the baby boomer generation nearing retirement age, the asset management industry has been growing at a double digit pace over the past decade. New segments in this industry have been developing rapidly including Exchange-traded funds, hedge funds, fintech & private equity with the hope of delivering high profitability with limited risks. The intensive summer program addresses the following topics:

  • Asset allocation
  • Benchmark tracking
  • Active and passive asset management
  • Portfolio hedging
  • Compliance and regulation
  • Fund marketing
  • Hedge fund strategies’
  • Alternative investments