Asset allocation in investment

Asset allocation in investment

Course provided by Open University

Summary overview

  • Online anytime

  • 9 hours study time

  • Accountancy, banking and finance

  • Free

  • Level 3

About this course

In this free course, Asset allocation in investment, portfolio optimisation techniques such as portfolio theory can be used to determine how much of an investor’s portfolio to put in each asset class.

Learning outcomes

  1. Recognise how typical client objectives and constraints impacts on asset allocation.
  2. Set client risk and return objectives in the context of an asset allocation process.
  3. Describe the reasons for a written investment policy statement and its major components.
  4. Recognise typical client objectives and constraints and how these impact on portfolio choice.
  5. Explain how to set client risk and return objectives in the context of an asset allocation process.