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Intermediate Level
Approx. 10 hours to complete
English

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Indian School of Business

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Alternate Assets and Hedge funds

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 63 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
6 videos
1.1.2 Introduction to alternate asset classes - part b7m
1.1.3 Introduction to alternate asset classes - part c11m
1.1.4 Introduction to alternate asset classes - part d9m
1.2 Hedgefund overview14m
Project10m
1 reading
The alternative asset management landscape in 202010m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Index Investing

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 63 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
8 videos
2.1.2 Introduction to Index Investing - part b13m
2.2 Supplement to Index Investments4m
2.3 Value of passive index8m
2.4.1 Introduction to Beta and Alpha - part a9m
2.4.2 Introduction to Beta and Alpha - part b7m
2.5 Beta vs Alpha1m
2.6 Which is the better investment5m
2 readings
Indexed Investing: A Prosaic Way to Beat the Average Investor10m
4 Common Misconceptions About Index Investing10m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Asset Allocation

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 58 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
3.1.2 Asset Allocation - part b11m
3.2 Institutional Asset Allocation16m
3.3 Supplement on Institutional asset allocation15m
3.4 Risk by Turtle Creek2m
2 readings
The Future Is Now: Institutional Asset Allocation for Retail Investors10m
A Modern approach to Asset Allocation and Portfolio Construction10m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Risk

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 55 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
4.2 Supplement - Permanent Loss of capital6m
4.3.1 Fund performance evolution - part a7m
4.3.2 Fund performance evolution - part b8m
4.4.1 Distributional Approach to investing in assets9m
4.4.2 Distributional Approach to investing in assets8m
2 readings
Permanent Loss of Capital10m
Avoiding a Permanent Loss of Capital10m

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