Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät


Seminar Advanced Topics in Investment Funds

Titel: Seminar Advanced Topics in Investment Funds
Dozent(in): Prof. Dr. Marco Wilkens
Dr. Martin Rohleder
Termin: watch Digicampus
Gebäude/Raum: watch Digicampus
Ansprechpartner: Martin Rohleder
Anmeldung: Application via E-Mail


Course Outline

The course "Advanced Topics in Investment Funds" deals with current issues concerning investment funds. The course consists of two parts: The first part requires students to individually solve Excel cases related to quantitative fund analysis. In the second part students will present their work on current topics concerning investment funds.

The cases are interconnected to the lecture "Investment Funds" and thus they have to be handed in at specific dates during this class.

The presentation topics include work on:

  • the institutional environment of funds
  • current topics in performance measurement
  • peculiarities of different types of funds
  • etc.

Presentations may be done in teams, in German or English.

Due to the course's interactive nature, participation is restricted. To apply please send an e-mail including a transcript of record to Martin Rohleder. Deadline for applications is April 3rd. Please consider that successful/simultaneous participation in "Investment Funds" is required.

Details on cases and presentation topics will be presented during the lecture "Investment Funds".


weitere Informationen zu der Lehrveranstaltung:

empfohlenes Studiensemester der Lehrveranstaltung: ab dem 2. Semester
Fachrichtung Lehrveranstaltung: Master, Major Finance, Minor Finance, Minor Corporate Governance, ReWi
Nummer der Lehrveranstaltung: -
Dauer der Lehrveranstaltung: 4 SWS
Typ der Lehrveranstaltung: S - Seminar
Leistungspunkte: 6
Turnus des Prüfungsangebots: Jährlich
Dauer der Prüfung: 60 Minuten
Lehrveranstaltungspflicht: Wahl
Semester: every summer term