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69th CFA Institute Annual Conference

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8–11 May 2016
Palais des congrès de Montréal
Montréal, Quebec, Canada
#CFAInvest

Hosted with CFA Montréal

The risks, opportunities, and challenges facing the global investment profession are as complex as ever and investment professionals must remain current. If you attend only one investment conference each year, make sure it’s the CFA Institute Annual Conference.

The flagship CFA Institute Annual Conference rotates continents and is one of the investment industry’s largest and longest running educational gatherings of investment professionals, attracting as many as 1,800 delegates from 70 countries and regions in prior years. Speakers include top economists, prominent investors, bestselling investment authors, and governmental and regulatory leaders who share insights on today’s most critical investment issues, examine market trends, uncover new investment opportunities, and deliver practical investment advice.

  • Refresh your skills with new ideas and research on a full range of investment topics
  • Network with investment peers from around the world
  • Explore global and regional financial trends
  • Examine new investment opportunities and risks
  • Hear from luminaries in the profession, including leading researchers, noted economists, and successful practitioners

Register online or use a printable registration form (PDF)
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CFA Institute CE Credit: Qualifies for 16.5 credit hours, inclusive of 1 hour in the content areas of Standards, Ethics, and Regulations (SER). For CFA Institute members, these credit hours will be updated automatically in your online CE tracking tool.

Featured Speakers

Bonnie Baha, CFA

Bonnie Baha, CFA

Bonnie Baha, CFA, heads the Global Developed Credit Group as the lead portfolio manager at DoubleLine ... Read More

Sir Bob Geldof

Bob Geldof

Sir Bob Geldof is a businessman, political activist, songwriter, musician, and author ... Read More

Amy Myers Jaffe

Amy Myers Jaffe

Amy Myers Jaffe is executive director for energy and sustainability at the University of California, Davis ... Read More

David M. Rubenstein

David M. Rubenstein

David M. Rubenstein is co-founder and co-CEO of The Carlyle Group, a private equity firm … Read More

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