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Distinguished Speaker Series: Robert Arnott (Ended)


Does Theory Lead Us Astray? The Performance Drag of Cap-Weighting

Date, Time, and Location:
Tuesday, May 22, 2007 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
12:00 pm
Union League Club, 65 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL  60604   (Driving Directions)

Robert Arnott Robert Arnott
Chairman
Research Affiliates, LLC

Introduction by Jack Wildermuth, CFA

Tuesday, May 22, 2007
Union League Club
65 W. Jackson
12-1:00 pm

Biography: In 2002, Robert Arnott joined forces with PIMCO, serving as a subadvisor, to offer the first global asset allocation product to make active use of alternative markets, beyond conventional stocks, bonds and cash. More recently, he introduced the concept of Fundamental Indexation, built on a theoretical foundation which challenges some of the core assumptions of modern finance. Mr. Arnott previously developed quantitative asset management products and teams as Chairman of First Quadrant, LP, as global equity strategist at Salomon (now part of Citigroup), President of TSA Capital Management (now part of Analytic) and as Vice President at The Boston Company (now PanAgora).

Eligible for 1 credit hour

This Luncheon Program qualifies for credit under the guidelines for the CFA Institute Professional Development Program. Please see http://www.cfainstitute.org/memresources/pdprogram/ for more information.

Location:
Union League Club
65 W. Jackson

Date:
Tuesday, May 22

Time:
11:30 AM - Registration
12:00 PM - Luncheon begins followed by the presentation

Menu:
Chef's Choice (Fruit Plate available upon request)

Fee:
Members: $45 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*
Student-Members: $10 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*
Non-Members: $55 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*

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Registeration for this event has ended.

Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, May 21. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins.

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