BUSINESS TALK & COFFEE: next topic "Active Investment Strategies"

2017-11-13 15:50:12

NUGSB is breaking a stereotype: You think all our programs are EXPENSIVE? Why? – We are happy to announce that we started hosting FREE OF CHARGE networking workshops at NUGSB.

Our new BUSINESS TALK & COFFEE series.

You will have an opportunity to listen to our Faculty members, talk to them over a cup of coffee, ask questions, get to know what they do. You can get the feeling of seating at our programs or workshops. If you have questions about our programs and NU – you are also welcome to come!

The next topic of our BUSINESS TALK & COFFEE is: “Active Investment Strategies” by Stanford alumni Dr. Doron Israeli.

The abstract: We will introduce the two approaches to managing investments in capital markets (passive vs. active), present leading active investment strategies, and discuss the question “Does active investment management add value to investors?” This topic should be useful for managers, entrepreneurs, individual investors, and anyone who has an interest in the field of investing in capital markets. 

Date&time: November 24, 2017, 13:00 – 14.30

Venue : Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business, Block C3, room 3030, 53 Kabanbay Batyr, Astana

Price: Free

Language: English

Registration here

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

doronDr. Doron Israeli is an Associate Professor at Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business. He received his PhD in Business Administration with concentration in Accounting from Stanford University. Dr. Israeli also holds an MS degree in Statistics from Stanford University and a BA degree in Economics, Accounting, and Management from Tel-Aviv University (summa cum laude). Dr. Israeli’s interests and expertise are in empirical capital markets research. Specifically, Dr. Israeli explores the role of financial reporting in capital markets, and investigates the effects of capital markets frictions and human cognitive constraints on investor trading activity, stock pricing efficiency, and corporate investment policy. Dr. Israeli has vast experience in the corporate world. He is a CPA (Israel). Prior to starting his PhD studies at Stanford University, he worked in the Corporate Finance Division of Israel Securities Authority (ISA) and in the Professional Practice Department of Ernst & Young (EY), Israel. Dr. Israeli’s teaching interests include courses in Accounting, Econometrics, and Finance.