Created in 2001, EDHEC-Risk Institute has become the premier academic centre for industry-relevant financial research on retirement investing and sustainable investing. Through our multi-faceted programme of research, outreach, education and industry partnership initiatives, our ambition is to support industry players, both asset owners and asset managers, in their efforts to transition towards a novel, welfare-improving, investment management paradigm.
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advance the frontiers of knowledge and foster industry innovation.
ensure that professionals are aware of and can access our research results
bring research advances and state-of- the-art practices into the practitioner’s portfolio of skills
conduct proprietary research for clients and develop innovative products with business partners, providing them with an edge over the competition
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Any Financial expert will concede that the Investment landscape is changing, and this shift in trend is one that will continue. Last year BlackRock Inc, the world’s largest asset manager, overseeing...
Operating from campuses in Lille, Nice, Paris, London and Singapore, EDHEC is one of the world’s top 15 business schools. Fully international and directly connected to the business world, EDHEC commands a strong reputation for research excellence and the ability to train entrepreneurs and managers capable of breaking new ground. EDHEC functions as a genuine laboratory of ideas and produces innovative solutions valued by businesses. The School’s teaching is inspired by its research work and a focus on “learning by doing”, all with the aim of equipping people with the skills to succeed in business.
About EDHEC Risk
Part of EDHEC Business School and established in 2001, EDHEC-Risk Institute has become the premier academic centre for industry-relevant financial research. In partnership with large financial institutions, its team of permanent professors, engineers, and support staff, and research associates and affiliate professors, implements seven research programmes and six research chairs, industrial partnerships and private research projects focusing on asset allocation and risk management. Additionally, it has developed an ambitious portfolio of research and educational initiatives in the domain of investment solutions for institutional and individual investors. As part of its “Make an Impact” signature, EDHEC-Risk plays a noted role in furthering applied financial research and systematically highlighting its practical uses.