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Event Detail

Distinguished Speakers Series: Gary Black, Calamos Investments (Ended)


Calamos Global Market Outlook

Date, Time, and Location:
Thursday, August 22, 2013 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
12:00 pm
Chicago Club, 81 E. Van Buren Street, Chicago, IL  60605   (Driving Directions)

Date, Time and Location:
Thurs., Aug. 22, 2013
12:00 - 1:00 pm
Location: Chicago Club, 81 E. Van Buren Street, Chicago, IL 60605

Program Description:
Our macro economic outlook and market commentary in anticipation of the changes in Fed policy

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

CFA Institute Qualified Activity: Eligible for 1 credit hour

Attire: Business Casual

Menu: Chef's Choice (vegetarian meal available upon request)

Registration: Register Online

Agenda:
11:30 am - 12:00 pm: Registration & Networking
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Luncheon Presentation with Q&A

Hosted by: Luncheon Program Advisory Group

Gary Black Gary D. Black, Global Co-Chief Investment Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Alternative Investments, has more than 21 years of industry experience in a number of executive leadership roles. He oversees Calamos' portfolio management, trading, research and risk management in partnership with John P. Calamos, Sr., with whom he leads the Investment Committee. Prior to joining Calamos in 2012, Black served as Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Black Capital, LLC. He incepted and led an investment management team specializing in a long/short equity strategy. Prior to that, Black served as Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Janus Capital Group and previously was Chief Investment Officer of Global Equities at Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM). He also led GSAM's U.S. distribution efforts.

Previously, Black was Executive Vice President and Head of AllianceBernstein's Global Institutional Business. Black started as a research analyst and was ranked the top analyst in his category in Institutional Investor's "All America Research Team" from 1992 - 1998. Black earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

*Special Notes Regarding Fees:
Regular, Candidate, and Affiliate Members may apply function tickets as payment for Non-member or Student-Member. Credit card required to guarantee ALL reservations except for reservations using Function Tickets. Day-of-event registrations accepted on-site only if applicable and space available. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club are accepted. Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, Aug. 19.

Passport Program
Members of any 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.

CFA Institute CE Qualified Activity
This program qualifies for credit under the guidelines for the CFA Institute Professional Development Program.

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