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CFA Institute: 60th Annual Financial Analysts Seminar (Ended)


Hosted with CFA Society Chicago

Date, Time, and Location:
Monday, July 20, 2015 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
July 20 - 23, 2015 7:30 am
Gleacher Center, Univeristy of Chicago, 450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive, Chicago, IL  60661   (Driving Directions)

Program Description:
Improving Investment Decisions Join us for the 60th Annual Financial Analysts Seminar (FAS) on 20-23 July 2015 at the University of Chicago's Gleacher Center. Offering engaging lectures, discussions, and case studies, FAS 2015 is your opportunity to connect with top investors, researchers, and peers on the latest trends and thought leadership affecting global capital markets.

Event highlights: Join top investors, researchers, and global peers to explore investment strategies for a range of asset classes, markets, and commodities

  • Discuss geopolitics, fiscal challenges facing the developed world, and the effects of diverging central bank policies on global markets
  • Discover where investors are finding the best values in developed, emerging, and frontier markets
  • Explore tools to facilitate the process of asset, strategy, and risk allocation, and examine the role of alternative strategies
  • Adapt your investment decision-making process to better deal with uncertainty and risks
  • Learn about innovative approaches to managing private wealth based on key goals and careful allocation of risks
  • Apply nontraditional fixed-income strategies that adapt well to a changing economic environment
  • Hear the 2014 recipients of the prestigious Graham & Dodd Award discuss their award-winning paper

Speakers:
George (Yiorgos) Allayannis; Benjamin S. Appen, CFA; David R. Beatty, C.M., O.B.E., CFA; Milton W. Berg, CFA; James A. Bianco; Paul Bouchey, CFA; Ashvin B. Chhabra; Melissa T. Cook, CFA; Marc Faber; Erika James; David M. Jones; W. Vivian Lau; Robert Litterman; Rebecca H. Patterson; Ronan Ryan; Marc P. Seidner, CFA; Adam Sieminski, CFA; Amir Sufi; Peter Zeihan. View Speaker Bios

Fees:
CFA Institute Members/Candidates: US$2,995
CIPM Members/Candidates: US$2,995
Claritas Certificants/Candidates: US$2,995
Non-Member: US$3,495
Group: US$2,495 per delegate (three delegate minimum; additional discounts do not apply)

Register by 22 June 2015 and save US$500

CFA Chicago members can save $350
Save $350 - CFA Chicago member discount using promo code: CH-FAS15

CFA Institute Qualified Activity: 26.5 credit hours, inclusive of 3 hours in the content areas of Standards, Ethics, and Regulations (SER)
Attire: Casual attire
Registration: Register Online with CFA Institute
View the Full Agenda.

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