Facts and Fantasies About Commodity Futures
Date, Time, and Location:
Thursday, May 05, 2005 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
Union League Club of Chicago, 65 W. Jackson Blvd., Crystal Room - 5th Floor Chicago, IL 60604 (Driving Directions)
Distinguished Speaker Series: K. Geert Rouwenhorst
Introduction by Bradley Leak, CFA
Biography: K. Geert Rouwenhorst is Professor of Finance at the Yale School of Management and Deputy Director of the International Center for Finance at Yale, which he joined after receiving his PhD from the University of Rochester. His research interests include empirical work on the tradeoff between risk and return in developed and emerging stock markets, and portfolio choice. Recent work examines hedge fund strategies, mutual fund settlement, commodity futures, and the history if financial innovation. His articles have been published in the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, the Financial Analyst Journal, and the Journal of Portfolio Management.
Eligible for 1 credit hour
Doors open at 11:30 am
This Luncheon Program qualifies for credit under the guidelines for the CFA Institute Professional Development Program. Please see www.cfainstitute.org/pdprogram for more information.
Union League Club of Chicago
65 W. Jackson Blvd.
Crystal Room - 5th Floor
11:30 AM Registration
12:00 PM Luncheon begins followed by the presentation
Chef's Choice (Fruit Plate available upon request)
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$55 (cash, check or credit card*),
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