With more than 20 trillion euros in assets, the investment fund market is one of the world’s largest and fastest growing financial markets. Despite the size and importance of investment fund markets, the intricacies of their operations are not well known. This course provides a detailed introduction into investment funds by describing their diverse characteristics, operating procedures, players and markets.
Characteristics of investment funds
Legal structures for funds
Different types of investment funds
Investment fund markets and how they operate
International regulatory issues
Players in investment fund markets
Legal and risk issues impacting investment funds
Current trends that are likely to shape the future of investment fund
2 days (also available in a 1-day version) for up to 12 participants
Financial service professionals who want to understand investment funds and fund markets.