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Events 2016


Get a broader sense of the issues current in 2016 by looking at the list of events the Institute held over that year.


  • Executive Education: Fixed Income Markets and Bond Portfolio Management programme
    12 January 2016
    One evening x 10 weeks.
  • Executive Education: Strategic Investment Management programme
    1-5 February 2016
  • Sponsored event: Asset Management Conference
    4 March 2016
    Investment Management: Navigating a low return world.
  • Joint event: How imminent is the real FinTech revolution?
    7 March 2016
    This conference in collaboration with the LBS Centre for Corporate Governance and the Bank of England will explore the pace at which the financial sector will be transformed by disruptive technologies and relevant regulatory and policy responses.
  • AQR Institute: Perspectives
    27 April 2016
    Liquidity Policy and Practice

    This event explored the impact of market liquidity on investors and policymakers.

  • Sponsored event: Transatlantic Doctoral Conference (TADC)
    5-7 May 2016
    Student-organised opportunity for doctoral candidates from leading North American and European business schools to meet fellow students and discuss their current research.
  • Financial Innovations in Healthcare Conference
    18 May 2016
    This conference explored how financial innovation can play a role in stimulating breakthroughs in medical science by engaging broader capital markets to reduce risk and increase investment in R&D.
  • Sponsored event: Fintech Insights Weekend
    24-26 June 2016
    This Masters in Finance event considered the outlook and landscape of the Fintech Industry in the UK and explore how the financial sector is being transformed by disruptive technologies.
  • AQR Institute: Brexit and the Global Economy
    18 July 2016
    Webcast exploring the impact of Brexit on exchange rates, capital flows, monetary policy and foreign direct investment.
  • Sponsored event: “International Asset Allocation and Management” London Executive Program
    19 September 2016
    Executive Education joint event with Shanghai Lujiazui Financial City.
  • Finance@Work: Investment Management and Analysis
    28 September 2016
    This event focused on today’s investment challenges.
  • Sponsored seminar: The Cost of Capital of the Financial Sector
    31 October 2016
    Joint event with the Economics and Finance departments featuring Tobias Adrian, NY Fed.
  • IMC AQR education presentation
    31 October 2016
  • AQR Institute: Insight Summit
    2 November 2016
    Flagship conference of the AQR Institute focusing on Alternative Investing and the Regulatory environment.
  • Sponsored event: HackLBS 2016 – FinTech category
    25-27 November 2016
    Third annual Hackathon run by the Entrepreneurship Club.
  • Sponsored event: 3rd conference on Syndicated Loans
    19-20 December
    Hosted by the European Financial Intermediation Theory (EuroFIT) Network promoting research in financial intermediation theory.