Join CFA CLE and Credit Suisse for a Live Webinar
Yung-Shin Kung, Credit Suisse’s Quantitative Investment StrategiesApril 22, 12pm, Zoom
Multialternative Strategy: Optimizing Allocations Beyond Stocks and Bonds
risks remain a persisting concern for investors, accentuated all the
more this cycle given the impressive bull run by stocks. However, with
fixed income yields compressed to all-time lows, the efficacy of
traditional asset class diversification is a growing concern.
Diversifying with non-traditional exposures may offer a solution that
meets investors’ needs.
Lunch Sponsored byCredit Suisse
Kung, Managing Director, is Head and CIO of Credit Suisse’s
Quantitative Investment Strategies group (QIS), an industry pioneer in
the development and management of liquid alternative investment
strategies. Since 2009, he has held various leadership positions in
Credit Suisse’s Asset Management area including Head of Portfolio
Management – Americas and Global Head of Hedge Fund Research within the
Alternative Funds Solutions group. Mr. Kung was a Director at Merrill
Lynch in the Financial Products Group from 2006-2009, where he developed
and marketed customized structured products and provided advice and
guidance to hedge fund investors. Prior to his time at Merrill Lynch,
Mr. Kung spent eight years at Credit Suisse First Boston in several
departments including structured debt capital markets, technology
investment banking, and alternative investments. Mr. Kung began his
career at Credit Suisse First Boston in 1997. He serves on the Advisory
Board of the Rutgers Big Data in San Francisco Certificate Program and
is a member of the University of Chicago’s Leaders in Philanthropy. Mr.
Kung holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Chicago, where he
was elected Phi Beta Kappa, and fulfilled the college's requirements for
a B.A. in Statistics.
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