Training opportunities

14- 15
Emerging Markets Finance

Thursday, April 14, 2016 to Friday, April 15, 2016

The course aims at providing participants with an in-depth understanding of macroeconomics, asset classes as well as risks related to investments in emerging markets. Contents include:

  • Macroeconomics in emerging markets (fiscal institutions and public finance, monetary institutions   and monetary policy, financial sector and macroeconomic performance),
  • Risks in emerging markets (country risk, political risk, emerging markets crises),
  • Investing in emerging markets (stock markets, debt markets, currencies, mutual funds).

Target audience:

  • The target audience is people working in the financial industry, especially those with an interest in learning more about finance in emerging markets and/or in investing in these economies.


  • Participants have a graduate degree and several years of working experience. The course language is English.

Fees and Expenses:

  • CHF 1800,
  • Tuition covers all materials and breaks,
  • Travel and accommodation are not included.

Application deadline: April 1, 2016