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Risk Management Quant Congress Europe 9-10 October, 2012 - London, United Kingdom
Risk magazine is once again delighted to host its Quant Congress Europe, showcasing the latest innovations in derivatives pricing and quantitative risk management and practical approaches to portfolio construction and trading strategies.

This year's event will feature a well balanced programme with cutting-edge academic research and practical insights and solutions from practitioners in the financial industry. A combination of keynotes, plenary discussions, panel sessions, case studies and master class presentations during three days, make Quant Congress Europe the must attend event of the year.

Quant Congress Europe will provide
  • Unrivalled networking opportunities with the most highly respected and leading authorities from global Quant communities
  • Latest developments in credit risk management and measurement
  • A platform to share and discuss the latest innovations and research
  • New and practical techniques that can be implemented in day-to-day strategies
  • Analysis of trading and modeling challenges
  • Tools for derivatives pricing and trading
Bernd Scherer, CIO, FTC Capital, and Affiliate Professor of Finance at EDHEC Business School, will be conducting a presentation at the event entitled, "Market risks in asset management companies", in which he will cover the following topics:
  • Measuring market risks
  • A sample of US asset management companies
  • Cases for and against hedging
  • Tail risk dependence with banking revenues
About Bernd Scherer

Previously Bernd Scherer was Professor of Finance at EDHEC Business School and Managing Director at Morgan Stanley, London. Bernd has published more than 50 papers in academic journals such as the Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Empirical Finance, Journal of Financial Markets, Journal of Economics and Statistics, and Quantitative Finance, as well as in practitioner journals such as the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Financial Analysts Journal, Journal of Portfolio Management, and Risk.
Event Details
  When   Between 09/10/2012 08:00 AM and 10/10/2012 05:30 PM
Where   Sofitel St James, 6 Waterloo Place, London, SW1Y 4AN, United Kingdom
Contact Details
  Name   Customer Services, UK
E-mail   conforders@incisivemedia.com
Phone   +44 (0) 870 240 8859