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SFI Evening Seminar with Javier Rodriguez-Alarcon

It is with great pleasure that we announce the SFI Evening Seminar with Javier Rodriguez-Alarcon in Zurich.


Javier Rodriguez-Alarcon, Head of the Quantitative Investment Strategies (QIS) Group in EMEA within Goldman Sachs Asset Management, leads the Alternative Investment Strategies and Client Portfolio Management teams in London.

Biography Rodriguez-Alarcon [PDF]


It is a Data Rich World: Seeking Value from Volume.

  • How access to big data has impacted the way we invest; how do portfolio managers interact with models that analyse data and how do they make recommendations?
  • How did our technology and infrastructure evolve to keep up with new sources of data?
  • What kind of boundaries are we pushing now and what do we see as the future of big data-driven investment approaches like your own?


Wednesday, October 26th, 2016


18.00-19.00h: Seminar and Q+A 
19.00- Apéro after the seminar is kindly offered by SFI Alumni Association (SFIAA)


SIX ConventionPoint, Selnaustrasse 30, 8001 Zurich

More Information

The presentation will be held in English and attendance is free of charge. For safety reasons, registration is mandatory.

CFA CE Credits

CFA Society Switzerland has determined that this seminar qualifies for 1 CE.