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Event Detail

Distinguished Speaker Series: Amit B. Wadhwaney (Ended)


Global Value Investing Opportunities

Date, Time, and Location:
Tuesday, July 21, 2009 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
12:00 pm
The Standard Club, 320 S. Plymouth Ct., Chicago, IL  60604   (Driving Directions)

Amit Wadhwaney Mr. Wadhwaney will discuss his investment philosophy and where he is identifying undervalued investment opportunities across the globe.

Amit B. Wadhwaney
Portfolio Manager, International Strategy
Third Avenue Management

Time, Date, and Location:
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
The Standard Club
320 S. Plymouth Court
12:00 - 1:00 PM

Biography: Mr. Wadhwaney is a senior member of the Third Avenue Management investment team. He manages the Third Avenue International Value Fund and is a portfolio manager for the firm's private and institutional advisory business. Additionally, Mr. Wadhwaney is portfolio manager of Third Avenue Global Value Fund, L.P., a private partnership investing in undervalued companies worldwide. He is also a director of Catalyst Paper Corporation (Toronto: CTL), a Canadian paper company. Previously, Mr. Wadhwaney was portfolio manager of the Carl Marks Global Value Fund, L.P., the predecessor to Third Avenue Global Value Fund, L.P. Prior to that, he was a principal of Glenrock Asset Management Associates, L.P.; both firms are investment partnerships investing worldwide. Earlier in his career, Mr. Wadhwaney was a securities analyst, and subsequently Director of Research, for M.J. Whitman, Inc.

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.

Agenda:
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 for 2009-2010.
Non-Members - $55 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*

Members who register at the $45 rate must have paid 2009-2010 dues by July 16. If you register as a member and you do not renew your membership by July 16, you will be charged the non-member rate. To pay your dues now, click:
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*Regular and Affiliate Members may apply function tickets as payment for a Non-member or a Student-Member.

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.

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Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, July 20. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins.

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