Seminar 217, Risk Management: Systematic Long/Short Factor Portfolios

Risk Seminar
Apr 18, 2017 11:00am to 1:00pm
Location: 
639 Evans Hall
Status: 
Happening As Scheduled
Abstract: We consider a panel of 88 "systematic factors": simple, quantitative procedures that assign scores to a universe of assets using publicly available data. For each factor, we construct idealized daily factor portfolios (long/short, market-neutral) and daily return series for the 16-year period between January 2001 and December 2016. Each of the factor return series has positive sample...
Speaker: James Lewis, State Street Global Advisors (Speaker - Featured)