Monthly Archives: April 2015

Is Homo Economicus Extinct?

Our state of mind greatly affects the way we look at risk. This is a significant departure from the idea that humans are perfectly rational beings. Read More

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Pre-Conference Reading: Free Articles from the Editors of Institutional Investor Journals

In anticipation of the 68th CFA Institute Annual Conference, the editors at Institutional Investor Journals have made a selection of articles by some of our leading conference speakers available for free for a limited time. Read More

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Networking Receptions at the 68th CFA Institute Annual Conference in Frankfurt

Delegates at the 68th CFA Institute Annual Conference can build their professional networks and make new connections during their time in Frankfurt. Read More

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A Gulf of Factors to Consider – From Identifying Investor Risk Profiles to Geopolitics for Investors

At the Research Foundation Workshop for the Practitioner, Philippa Malmgren will discuss broad-based influences on investment decisions, and Joachim Klement, CFA, will outline the factors that can determine personal risk and return preferences. Read More

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Advance Reading for the Annual Conference: Disentangling Risks, Global Debt, Demography, Geopolitics

Mark Harrison, CFA, selects some pre-conference reading for investment professionals facing some of the most irksome challenges of their careers. Read More

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Social Media at the 68th CFA Institute Annual Conference in Frankfurt

Social Media details for the 68th CFA Institute Annual Conference in Frankfurt. Read More

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Wider than Milliseconds: Identifying a Margin of Safety

Value investors focus their analysis on putting information in context, an approach that can take longer, but is less reliant on the fastest execution of an algorithm. Read More

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Identify, Pay Attention, and Participate: How to Network at Professional Events

Many people find it daunting to make professional connections at a conference, but there are ways to make it easier and less intimidating. Read More

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