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MSFA 742 - Alternative Investments (2)

The course will cover a history of alternative investments/strategies including private equity, venture capital, distressed debt, hedge funds, real estate, commodities and leveraged buy-outs. The primary goals of the course are to provide students with an understanding of alternative investments/strategies, their uses in a diversified portfolio, ways to access the investments and appropriateness for different investor types. - Prerequisites: ECON 712 or MSFA 712 Prerequisites: ECON 712 or MSFA 712. Restricted to Financial Analysis, Investor Relations, Business Administration, Business Administration, Business Administration, Business Administration, Financial Analysis, and Risk Management majors.