2017 RMIT Finance Day

22 Sep 2017



Story Hall
Level 7, Green Brain Conference Room
342 - 344 Swanston St, Melbourne

Dear Q Group members,

You are invited to join 2017 RMIT Finance Day in Melbourne on Friday 22 September.

Venue: Story Hall, Level 7, Green Brain Conference Room, 342 - 344 Swanston St, Melbourne

Time: 8.30-16.30, Friday 22 September

This year we have invited the following speakers:

Professor Peter Bossaerts (University of Melbourne) - How Neurobiology Can Inform Decision Science: The Case of Trading Skill
Associate Professor Michael O’Neill (Bond University and Portfolio Manager at IML) - Portfolio allocation in “big data” era: double regularization approach
Mr Simon Elimelakh (Head of Investment Risk, NAB Asset Management) - Re-activating Active Share as a Portfolio Analysis Tool
Dr Daniel Melser (Senior Lecturer, Monash University) - Residential Real Estate, Risk, Return and the Benefits of Diversification: Some Empirical Evidence
Professor Bruce Grundy (University of Melbourne) - Option Prices Contain Information about Temporary Stock Price Pressure
Dr Geoff Warren (Fund Convenor, ANU Student Managed Fund) - Global Equity Funds: Sources of Performance
Dr Alex Johnston (Head of Technical Relationship Management, Thomson Reuters APAC) - Linking Data to Discover Relationships in Unstructured Content
Mr Nick Wade (Marketing Director, Northfield Information Services)

The event is complimentary for Q Group members. However, there are limited places. For registration, please click on Register to Attend on the following webpage, and then enter the special voucher code GEN001 to waive the registration fee. Please kindly do not share this code with non-members as the normal registration fee is $50.


Could you please also drop an email to qrsvp@qgroup.org.au or using the following link for us to keep a record of attendees from Q Group.


Any enquiries can be addressed to: Farzad Alavi Fard (farzad.alavifard@rmit.edu.au)

We look forward to meeting you there.


The Q Group Committee

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