Monthly Archives: May 2012

Critical Factors for Evaluating Sovereign Credit

Fitch Ratings’ David Riley outlines the key questions his firm uses to evaluate sovereign debt. Read More

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Storify Roundup: Live Social Media Highlights from the 65th CFA Institute Annual Conference

Keep up with breaking news at the annual conference by following our Storify feed, which catalogs the best coverage on Twitter and the blogs. Read More

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Live Stream Session: Celebrating 50 Years of the CFA Charter: The Evolution of a Profession

Successful charterholders from each of the last five decades share how they have personally benefited from the CFA charter. Read More

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James Montier: More Realistic Financial Models Incorporating Illiquidity and Leverage Are Needed

Financial theorists, policymakers, and practitioners created the financial crisis with “bad models, bad policies, bad incentives, and bad behavior,” said James Montier of GMO UK Ltd. Read More

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Opening Day Recap: Reflections on Credit Ratings, the Equity Risk Premium Puzzle, and Black Swans

CFA Institute content directors Ron Rimkus, CFA, and Jason Voss, CFA, highlight their key takeaways from the opening day of the 65th Annual Conference in Chicago. Read More

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CFA Institute Integrity List: 50 Ways to Restore Trust in the Investment Industry

The CFA Institute Integrity List is a collection of 50 tangible steps that investment professionals can take to restore trust in the industry, inspired by real-world ideas from CFA charterholders and members. Read More

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CFA Institute President and CEO John Rogers: Time for Action

John Rogers, CFA, President and CEO, called for all investment professionals to restore trust in the investment industry. Read More

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Live Stream Session: Industry Call to Action and Panel on the World Debt Crisis

John Rogers, CFA, the president and CEO of CFA Institute, hosts a panel discussion. Read More

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Live Stream Session: The Flaws of Finance

James Montier discusses how bad models, bad behavior, bad incentives, and bad policies interact to create perfect storms for markets. Read More

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Live Stream Session: CFA Institute Annual Members’ Meeting

Watch a replay of the Annual Members’ Meeting from the 65th CFA Institute Annual Conference. Read More

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