Christopher Morser
Managing Director
Christopher Morser
Managing Director

Christopher Morser

Managing Director

 
 
Background
Christopher Morser is a managing director within the AIP Hedge Fund Solutions team. In this role, he focuses on managing individual customized hedge fund portfolios, overseeing the hedge fund advisory platform assets and managing the team responsible for delivering investment advice and client advisory activities. He joined Morgan Stanley Investment Management in 2006 and has 26 years of industry experience. Prior to joining the firm, he was at Valence Capital, where he was responsible for external manger supervision and due diligence and served as portfolio manager for a fund of hedge funds vehicle. Before Valence Capital, Chris worked at Citadel Investment Group as a trader/analyst on the global event driven desk focusing on special situations/equity restructuring. Previously, he was a portfolio manager/analyst in a Chicago family office, overseeing long-only portfolios and running a leveraged financial sector hedge fund. Chris received a B.S. in finance from Penn State University, an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
 
 
Insights
Investment Insight
An Introduction to Alternative Risk Premia
Dec 01, 2017
In much the same way that long-only investors have considered “passive” investing as a way to adjust their exposures efficiently and to reduce cost, alternatives investors have begun to explore systematic and index-based solutions—such as “alternative risk premia”—as a way to achieve those same objectives. In this paper, we seek to introduce the concept of alternative risk premia, explain how investors can access them, and present the potential benefits and drawbacks associated with them.
Investment Focus
AIP Hedge Fund Solutions – Quarterly Review
Nov 08, 2017
Portfolio Advisor Michelle Schepis reviews the performance of hedge fund strategies in the third quarter.
 

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