Monthly Archives: March 2014

Ronald J. Ryan, CFA, Sounds the Public Pension Alarm

According to Ronald J. Ryan, CFA, accounting rules that distort economic reality are at the heart of the US pension crisis. Read More

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Seattle: The Benefits of Being There

This year, the 67th CFA Institute Annual Conference has added new experiences alongside its more traditional networking events to help delegates make the most of their stay in Seattle. Read More

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Manager Selection and Asset Allocation: Practitioner Workshop

Delegates attending the Research Foundation Workshop for the Practitioner, held in advance of the 67th CFA Institute Annual Conference, can learn about investment manager selection and asset allocation. Read More

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Sheila Bair’s Five “Rules of the Road” for Women in the Workplace

Sheila Bair, former chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, offers “rules of the road” for women trying to forge ahead in careers — and work structures — traditionally dominated by men. Read More

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