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Risk EDHEC-Risk Institute 2011 Risk Management Seminar Series New York, Boston
Paradigm Shifts in Investment Management: Why Risk Management Adds Value in Asset Management

A considerable share of the research work carried out by EDHEC-Risk Institute in recent times has been devoted to the challenges facing institutional investors in general, and pension funds in particular.

One of the key points of EDHEC-Risk’s research has been to show that the traditional asset management approaches based on the diversification of risks and relatively static forms of asset allocation were not optimal and did not allow efficient risk management to be implemented. The challenge facing institutional investors and asset managers is to shift from a portfolio management logic to a risk management logic.

A series of special presentations to be held during 2011 will provide a detailed and reasoned summary of the institutional investment research carried out by the research centre in recent times and point towards the developments that can be expected over the next few years in the light of advances in academic research:
  • February 8, 2011 - New York - New York Helmsley Hotel - Breakfast presentation
  • February 9, 2011 - Boston - The Back Bay Hotel - Early evening presentation
    Event Details
      When   Between 09/02/2011 06:00 PM and 09/02/2011 08:30 PM
    Where   New York: New York Helmsley Hotel; Boston: The Back Bay Hotel
    Contact Details
      Name   Séverine Anjubault
    E-mail   severine.anjubault@edhec-risk.com
    Phone   +33 (0)4 93 18 78 63
      New York seminar programme
      Boston seminar programme