Game Theory: A Brief Introduction

  Game Theory   the analysis of strategies for dealing with competitive situations between two or more players All I do is win In the many games of life the old saying goes “Sometimes you win sometimes you lose”. What if you could always win, or at best avoid losing? This same question was posed by mathematician and Nobel prize winner John Nash. Answering it bloomed a new field of mathematics known…

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Les “Hedge Funds”

Lorsque l’on parle de Hedge Fund, on pense souvent à la crise de 2008, à l’affaire Madoff, à des capitalisations hors-normes. Mais concrètement, qu’est-ce qu’un Hedge Fund ? Définition Un hedge fund, ou fond de couverture, est un véhicule d’investissement privé. Le portefeuille d’investissement de ce véhicule est constitué d’actifs financiers publics, privés ou encore d’instruments dérivés. Dans le droit suisse, les Hedge Funds sont enregistrés comme Société en Commandite de Placements collectifs…

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Les places financières

Introduction Voilà. Vous avez décidé d’emprunter le chemin sinueux qu’est celui de la finance et de l'entrepreneuriat. Où que vous en soyez dans votre cursus, 1ère année de Bachelor ou Master 2, une question va obligatoirement se poser: Où aller ensuite ? C’est une question qui mérite qu’on y prête grand intérêt, les régimes fiscaux, les infrastructures, tout bouge et change à toute vitesse. Le choix de la destination est un choix primordial pour…

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What is Finance?

Every day we hear about something related to finance. People have stereotypes about the financial world, without understanding what is meant by the word finance. In our first article, we hope to give you a first grasp of what stands behind the seven letters of finance. In order to do so, we will introduce basic key concepts: First we’ll introduce  the creation, the supply and the time value of money. Then we’ll…

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TFAcademy

    Welcome to TFAcademy!   If you want to learn the basic concepts of finance and understand more complex issues related to this universe, you are in the right place. Our goal is to offer accessible knowledge about finance for all the students who are interested in this field. We also organize participative events such as talks and workshops to promote finance on our campus!  

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