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Event Detail

Distinguished Speaker Series: Craig S. Donohue (Ended)

Date, Time, and Location:
Wednesday, October 01, 2008 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
12:00 pm
The Standard Club, 320 S. Plymouth Ct., Chicago, IL  60604   (Driving Directions)

Craig S. Donohue Craig S. Donohue
Chief Executive Officer
CME Group

Introduction by Gordon Scott, CFA

Biography: Mr. Donohue has served as Chief Executive Officer of CME Group since July 2007, when CME and CBOT merged to become the world's largest and most diverse derivatives exchange. Previously, he served as Chief Executive Officer of CME Holdings Inc. and of CME. Mr. Donohue played a leading role in the company's historic merger. He also was instrumental in CME's demutualization and initial public offering which, in December 2002, made CME the first publicly traded financial exchange in the United States. In addition, Mr. Donohue played a key role in creating CME's historic clearing agreement with the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) and in developing OneChicago LLC, CME's single stock futures joint venture with CBOT and the Chicago Board Options Exchange, and FXMarketSpace, CME's joint venture with Reuters that created the world's first all-electronic platform serving the $2 trillion per day over-the-counter foreign exchange market.

Eligible for 1 credit hour

This program qualifies for credit under the guidelines for the CFA Institute Continuing Education Program. Please click here if you would like more information.

Location:
The Standard Club
320 S. Plymouth Court

Time and Date:
Wednesday, October 1, 2008
12:00 - 1:00 pm

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

Attire:
Business Casual

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)*
Note: This rate is only available to students who have been approved as a Student-Member of CFA Chicago.
Non-Members - $55 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*

A Passport Event This is a "Passport Program." Members of any local CFA society may attend at the CFA Chicago member rate. If you are only a member of CFA Institute, you do not qualify for the society member rate.

*Regular and Affiliate Members may apply function tickets as payment for a Non-member or a Student-Member.

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Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, September 30. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins.

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