Evaluating Alternative Investments
This two-day course presents opportunities and challenges of Alternative Investments. The course includes some of the portfolio considerations of including alternatives, compared to traditional investments. It also has performance evaluation methods to ascertain Alpha that investors seek. Alternative investments generally include real estate, hedge funds, venture capital, private equity, commodities, as well as some other specialized areas, such as project financing and entertainment finance. This course covers some of the basics and includes valuation models that can be quite complex in making alternative investments.