The Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst designation has established itself as the global mark of distinction for alternative investment specialists that institutions, investors and regulators recognise and welcome.
As Authorised CAIA Preparatory Program Provider since 2004, EDHEC Business School provides candidates with a range of flexible preparatory solutions allowing them to take the CAIASM examinations with the best chance of success. EDHEC Business School boats the longest and strongest track record of CAIA review course provision and has helped professionals from more than 200 organisations pass the CAIASM exams with excellent results.
Course participants include CIOs, fund managers, analysts, consultants, product/marketing/sales managers as well as compliance and back office personnel.
Review seminars for the March 2009 exams will be held at the following dates and locations:
Paris: January 14-16, London: January 20-22
Paris: January 13-15, London: February 3-5
Embark on the CAIA certification programme now and:
. Enjoy the benefits of an independent certification of your skills
• Guarantee a high level of competence to your customers
• Demonstrate your commitment to high industry standards
• Benefit from a sounder understanding of all alternative segments: hedge funds, real estate, commodities & managed futures, private equity, and credit derivatives
Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52
The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »
Thu, 02/07/2015 - 15:51
A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm. ... »
Mon, 29/06/2015 - 12:48
Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review. ... »
Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57
Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »
Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06
The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »