Current Courses



Student Managed Fund I and II. Fall 2014 and Spring 2015

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Instructor: Professor Ludwig Chincarini, CFA, Ph.D. Phone: (see syllabus) Email: lbchincarini@usfca.edu [preferred email – subject line: Student Managed Fund Website: www.ludwigbc.com Office Hours: Tuesday 5:00- 6:00 P.M. or by request. Class Hours & Location: Tuesday, 6:00 P.M., Howard Building, Room 454.   Course Description: The Student Managed Fund gives students at the University of San Francisco the opportunity to manage real money ($1,062,000) in financial markets, bridging the gap between financial theory and real-world...

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Applied Investment Analysis. Spring 2015

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Instructor: Professor Ludwig Chincarini, CFA, Ph.D. Phone: (see syllabus) Email: lbchincarini@usfca.edu [preferred email – subject line: Applied Investment Analysis] Website: www.ludwigbc.com Office Hours: Monday 4:00 – 5:00 PM and 9:30 – 10:30 PM or by request. Class Hours & Location: Monday, 5:00 P.M., 452 Howard.   Course Description: This course will be divided into three major components. The first component is to learn to acquire financial data from Bloomberg, CRSP, Compustat and other sources and to integrate it...

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Capital Market Theory 740. Fall 2013

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Instructor: Professor Ludwig Chincarini, CFA, Ph.D. Phone: (see syllabus) Email: lbchincarini@usfca.edu [preferred email – subject line: Capital Market Theory] Website: www.ludwigbc.com Office Hours: [TBA] (Wednesday 5:15 – 6:15 PM or by request). Class Hours & Location: Wednesdays, 1:00 P.M., Howard, Room 527   Course Description: The course focuses on four main topics. First, an in-depth analysis of investment portfolio construction is undertaken. This examines both portfolios that hold only risky assets and portfolios that...

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Financial Markets 712-21. Fall 2012

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Instructor: Professor Ludwig Chincarini, CFA, Ph.D. Phone: (see syllabus) Email: chincarinil@hotmail.com [preferred email – subject line: Financial Markets] Website: www.ludwigbc.com Office Hours: [TBA] (Thursday 5:15 – 6:15 PM or by request). Class Hours & Location: Thursdays, 1:00 P.M., Presidio Building, Room 112   Course Description: This course emphasizes the needs and processes that underlie financial markets and institutions as the main drivers of how and why financial markets and institutions are in a constant state of...

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Financial Markets 712-01. Fall 2012

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Instructor: Professor Ludwig Chincarini, CFA, Ph.D. Phone: (see syllabus) Email: chincarinil@hotmail.com [preferred email – subject line: Financial Markets] Website: www.ludwigbc.com Office Hours: Howard (Saturday 5:15 – 6:15 PM or by request). Class Hours & Location: Saturday, 1:00 P.M., Howard Building, Room TBA Course Description: This course emphasizes the needs and processes that underlie financial markets and institutions as the main drivers of how and why financial markets and institutions are in a constant state of...

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