Portfolio management (Property Investment courses)

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If you have experience in portfolio management then this course will enable you to acquire the latest thinking on issues and techniques. You will critically examine the role of property in a multi-asset portfolio and learn to appreciate the measurement and control of risk at portfolio level.

One of eight property investment courses offered by ICE on behalf of the Investment Property Forum,this course is offered as a three day face to face programme with online resources.

Participants who successfully complete the face to face courses of the Investment Education Programme will receive the IPF Diploma from the Investment Property Forum.

This course has been endorsed by the Board of Executive and Professional Education, University of Cambridge.

Designed for experienced investment practitioners and property portfolio managers, this course builds on the Part I course: “Introduction to Investment Valuation and Portfolio Theory”, embracing both theoretical and practical concepts. You'll study the application of modern portfolio theory and investment concepts to commercial property portfolios.

In addition, you will examine:
• How investment tools may be employed in structuring property portfolios.
• How portfolio risk may be controlled.
• The role of liquidity risk.
• The risk-and-return characteristics of commercial property.

Computing applications form an integral part of the module, providing the opportunity to undertake data-related analysis and enabling the exploration of issues raised in the

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

• Understand the concept of efficient diversification and the role of property within amulti-asset portfolio.
• Evaluate the risk inherent in property portfolios.
• Apply risk control techniques.
• Undertake practical portfolio analysis.

Most suitable for those with experience in portfolio management who want to acquire the latest thinking on issues and techniques.

To view/download the Investment Education Programme brochure, click here.

For more information on the Investment Property Forum, click here.

This course is part of the following award: IPF Diploma in Investment Education


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Elizabeth Moore
Institute of Continuing Education
University of Cambridge
Madingley Hall, Madingley
United Kingdom
CB23 8AQ

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Course details

Start date

30 September 2014 (09:00)

End date

2 October 2014 (17:00)

Application deadline

20 September 2014

Course code



3 days


City Point
1 Ropemaker Street
United Kingdom

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 3

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