Managing the Maize and Blue Fund

Course Code
FIN 726
Hours
1.5 hours
Type
Elective
Offered
  • Winter 18 (A)
  • Winter 19 (A)
  • Winter 20 (A)

Managing the Maize and Blue Fund --- In this course students act as portfolio managers for the Maize and Blue (Student Managed) Fund. Student teams follow and analyze particular sectors, pitching stocks from their sectors to their peers. Through a series of applied assignments, students learn to use the cutting-edge tools available in the Tozzi Finance Center. The emphasis of the course is on combining the skills acquired in traditional courses with the latest financial technology to develop effective strategies for active portfolio management.

Taught By
Robert Dittmar
  • Professor of Finance
Robert F. Dittmar is a Professor of Finance at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan. His research focuses on empirical and...