Fifth Conference on Professional Asset Management



The fifth edition of the Conference on Professional Asset Management will take place in Hotel New York in Rotterdam on 12 and 13 May, 2011. At the conference, top scholars from all over the world present and discuss their latest work in the areas of mutual funds, hedge funds and other forms of delegated portfolio management. We welcome academics, PhD students, quant analysts and industry representatives to participate.
Keynote speeches are given by Stephen Brown (Stern School of Business, NYU), who will discuss the impact of mandatory hedge fund portfolio disclosure, and by Narasimham Jegadeesh (Goizueta Business School, Emory University), who will reflect upon the recent momentum and reversal returns in stock markets.
The conference is organized by the Department of Finance of Rotterdam School of Management in cooperation with VBA and CFA Netherlands.
Registration is open until 27 April 2011. The programme can be found here [updated on 9 May]. More information can be obtained from the local organizers Joop Huij and Marno Verbeek.
This conference is made possible by financial support from Robeco, the Erasmus Research
Institute of Management (ERIM) and the Vereniging Trustfonds Erasmus Universiteit
Contact information:
Joop Huij and Marno Verbeek