FIN 401 Student Managed Funds (3 credits)
This course provides students an opportunity to manage investments.. The objective is to earn risk-adjusted returns competitive with the benchmark index. The class decides early in the semester the style of investing and chooses the appropriate index for performance evaluation. Each student is a research analyst and a sector specialist and participates in the construction of the portfolio. Each sector is represented by a sector team. Also, each student has a functional role. The prerequisite course is FIN 301 Investments, but FIN 402 Portfolio Management is also highly recommended.
Prerequisites: FIN 200, FIN 301, DSS 210.