Monthly Archives: May 2012

Search for Stability: Regulation, Reform, and the Role of Monetary Policy

Former U.S. Federal Reserve Bank governor Randall Kroszner says that the best preparation for any economic crisis is knowing history. Read More

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Live Stream Session: Global Imbalances and the Decoupling Myth: China’s Role in the World Economy

Michael Pettis discusses the trajectory and sustainability of growth in China. Read More

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Details Announced for Next Year’s CFA Institute Annual Conference in Singapore

If you are interested in experiencing the next CFA Institute Annual Conference firsthand, you should consider attending next year’s conference in Singapore. Read More

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Mike Mayo, CFA: Lessons for Financial Analysts from the Exile on Wall Street

Analysts must assert three essential rights, says the veteran banking analyst: the right to ask for information, the right to get information, and the right to act on information. Read More

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Effects of Disruption: Financial Innovation and Market Integrity

Innovation has been a mixed bag for investors, according to an expert panel convened at the 65th CFA Institute Annual Conference. Read More

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A Framework for Taming “Wildly Random” Markets

Ashvin Chhabra, chief investment officer at the Institute for Advanced Study, outlined the central tenets of his Wealth Allocation Framework, which builds on Modern Portfolio Theory and behavioral finance. Read More

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Day Two Recap: Conflicting Views on Sovereign Debt

Ron Rimkus, CFA, and Jason Voss, CFA, highlight their key takeaways from the second day of the 65th Annual Conference. Read More

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50th Anniversary Celebration: What the CFA Charter Means to Five Notable Practitioners

CFA Institute President and CEO John Rogers, CFA, moderated a panel of charterholders who discussed what CFA Institute, the charter, and the investment industry mean to them. Read More

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Five Key Business Lessons from Sam Zell

CFA Institute content director Jason Voss, CFA, recaps the key highlights from a talk delivered by the chairman of Equity Group Investments at the 65th CFA Institute Annual Conference. Read More

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Emerging Markets Warrant an Overweight Position in Investor Portfolios, Says David Hale

The economist argued that steady increases in exports and capital spending, as well as favorable demographics, means these markets will continue to grow at superior rates. Read More

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