About Us

OVERVIEW

The Alternative Investments Club (AIC) is a student organization that promotes the study and interest of different types of alternative investments such as commodities, private equity, hedge funds, and venture capital. In conjunction with the club, students can receive a specialization in alternative investments and prepare for the Level 1 Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association (CAIA) exam. Club members can attend lectures and garner advice from industry professionals, improve their technical skills with the skill set improvement sessions, and submit their résumés to the club résumé book which is reviewed by potential employers. Students who join AIC gain access to a wealth of information from alumni, professionals, and faculty who share an interest for the alternative investment space.

PRIMARY ACTIVITIES

  • Hosting industry professionals speaker series, professional Q&A panels, & networking events
  • Providing professional development sessions in Excel, and Bloomberg Professional
  • Researching and analyzing trends in the alternative investment industry
  • Publishing a newsletter
  • Circulating a resume book for connecting top students with employers

WHO CAN JOIN?

The Alternative Investments Club is open to all members of the Fordham community. All students from Lincoln Center, Rose Hill, Gabelli and the Liberal Arts schools are welcome to join.

Fordham Alternative Investment Club Tearsheet 2015-2016-page-001

WHEN ARE THE MEETINGS?

Regular club meetings are biweekly on Tuesday nights at 5:30 PM. Special meetings are held on occasion which will change by each event. Please consult the events calendar for details, or email fordhamaic@gmail.com and ask to be added to the email distribution.

I HAVE A QUESTION, WHO SHOULD I ASK?

General questions should be directed to fordhamaic@gmail.com where a club executive will respond to your email. For questions related to all press and public relations, please direct inquiries to Holly O’Reilly horeilly2@fordham.edu

Email: fordhamaic@gmail.com

CONNECT WITH US ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

www.facebook.com/fordhamAIC

Twitter: @fordhamaic