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Event Detail

CFA Chicago Book Club Meeting (Ended)


Members Only in attendance (Members & Non-Members may participate through conference call)

Date, Time, and Location:
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
4:00 pm
CFA Society of Chicago, 134 N. La Salle, Chicago, IL  60602   (Driving Directions)

Date, Time, and Location:
Tuesday, March 15, 2011
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
CFA Society of Chicago - 134 N. LaSalle Street, Suite 1740;
Webinar/Conference Call information will be provided via email to registered participants

Program Description:
The CFA Society of Chicago Book Club is an excellent way for members to discuss financial literature with others in the society. The group is looking for interested members to meet at the CFA Society of Chicago Office or join the group by webinar/conference call for members not able to attend in person (Note: non-members are welcome to join by webinar/conference call only). Register at BookClub@cfachicago.org to be part of the book club and to join the group's email list so you have the opportunity to discuss the books and pick new books for the next quarter.

Participants will:
Discuss reports from the SEC/CFTC joint committee on the Flash Crash.

Fee:
FREE

Registration:
NOTE - IMPORTANT CHANGE IN RSVP SYSTEM!

All book club attendees must RSVP by emailing BookClub@cfachicago.org. Be sure to indicate whether you are attending in person or via phone. Phone registrations will no longer be in effect for all future book club meetings.

If you are a CFA Chicago Member and would like to join the Online Community group, please log onto the CFA Chicago Online Community Web site and join the "CFA Chicago Book Club Group." By joining the group, you are able to participate in online discussions about the readings between meetings, vote on future readings, and weigh in on potential meeting times and venues.

By registering for and attending this event, you acknowledge that any photographs that may be taken are the property of CFA Chicago and give your consent to their use in CFA Chicago's online and print business communications and marketing.

Discussion led by: Howard Cohen

Howard has posted the links to the reading on the CFA Chicago Online Community Web site. Non-members do not have access to the Online Community but can request a copy of the links at BookClub@cfachicago.org

Agenda:
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm: Discussion of book
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm: Pick new books for next quarter

Upcoming Books:
A selection of CFA Exam Curriculum readings on Derivatives & Alternative Investments

Content shared during CFA Society Chicago programs is not, and nothing in it should be construed as, an offer, invitation or recommendation of any specific financial services company or professional, or an offer, invitation or recommendation to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy, any securities in any jurisdiction. By registering for and attending this event, you acknowledge that any photographs that may be taken are the property of CFA Society Chicago and give your consent to their use in CFA Society Chicago's online and print business communications and marketing.