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Event Detail

Distinguished Speaker Series: Bob Greer (Ended)

Why Commodities? Why Now?

Date, Time, and Location:
Monday, May 14, 2007 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
12:00 pm
Union League Club, 65 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL  60604   (Driving Directions)

Bob Greer

Bob Greer
Executive Vice President
Real Return Product Manager

Introduction by David Frank, CFA

Biography: Bob Greer was the first person to define an investable commodity index or to advocate it as a separate asset class. For eight years he managed the commodity index business, first of Daiwa Securities, and then of Chase Manhattan Bank and JPMorgan. Prior to his management of commodity indices, Mr. Greer spent ten years in the investment real estate business. These many years of real asset investment experience have culminated in Mr. Greer's current position at PIMCO, where he is an Executive Vice President and Manager of Real Return Products, a product line which embraces commodities, inflation-linked bonds, real estate, and active asset allocation.

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.

Union League Club
65 W. Jackson

Time and Date:
Monday, May 14, 2007
12 - 1:00 pm

11:30 am - Registration
12:00 pm - Luncheon begins followed by the presentation

Chef's Choice (Fruit Plate available upon request)

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

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Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, May 11. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins.

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