Author Archives: Peter M.J. Gross

Peter M.J. Gross is an online content specialist for CFA Institute, where he has managed blogs for the CFA Institute Annual Conference, European Investment Conference, and Middle East Investment Conference. Previously, he worked at Hampton Roads Publishing Company and at MFS Investment Management. Mr. Gross holds a BA degree from Connecticut College.

Eric Sim, CFA, and the Skills for Success

Eric Sim, CFA, emphasizes multitasking: “If you’re speaking to the CFO, your eyes should be on the CEO, and your other ear should be listening for your colleague” Read More

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Cryptocurrency Derivatives and the Future of Bitcoin

The public perception of bitcoin has shifted, and investors need to keep track of the global sentiment surrounding cryptocurrencies and other cryptoassets. Read More

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Time Is Running Out for the Early Registration Discount

For a limited time, a discount is being offered to encourage delegates to register early for the CFA Institute Annual Conference. Read More

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These Are the Most Important Connections

The most important connections in your network may not be the ones you think. Read More

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What Do Investment Professionals Need to Hear?

How do you locate the ideas today that the investment community will be discussing tomorrow? Read More

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10 Habits of Highly Effective Job Seekers

The best job searches end quickly. When they don’t, Robert Hellmann recommends looking at 10 actions that could revitalize your efforts. Read More

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Is Your Gray Rhino Plan in Place?

“The most obvious thing is what escapes us,” says author Michele Wucker. Her advice to financial professionals? Identify and plan for the obvious gray rhinos. Read More

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Complementing #CFAedge Sessions: Student Networking and Social Opportunities

Personal connections made by #CFAedge delegates outside of conference sessions can be just as valuable as the investment perspectives shared by established luminaries and influential practitioners. Read More

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Exploring Philadelphia’s Opportunities

CFA Society Philadelphia, host society for the 70th CFA Institute Annual Conference, has recommended food, museums, and other cool places for visiting conference attendees. Read More

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Time for Financial Professionals to Sharpen Their Saws

Effective financial professionals understand that outside sources can lead to better insights. Read More

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