Category Archives: News

Emerging Market Equities: Unloved and Under-Owned

Devan Kaloo, Head of Global Emerging Markets Equities at Aberdeen Asset Management, is “quite optimistic about EM equities.” In his opinion, valuations are attractive relative to developed markets. Read More

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How Can Investment Firms Find their Way to Greatness?

The challenges facing investment professionals looking to build great firms are complex and intricate, but industry leaders agree that it is important to address the issues. Read More

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Sir Paul Tucker Diagnoses Threats to the Success of Financial Capitalism

“You and your clients have a massive stake in the direction of banking reforms,” Sir Paul Tucker told the audience during his presentation at the 70th CFA Institute Annual Conference. Read More

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Campbell R. Harvey Explains Blockchain 101

Duke University Professor of Finance Campbell R. Harvey explained the basics of blockchain technology to an audience at the 70th CFA Institute Annual Conference. Read More

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Maximize Your Career Success: Pearls from Carla Harris

Carla Harris shares some of “Carla’s pearls” — hard-earned pearls of wisdom and career advice, gleaned from her nearly three decades on Wall Street. Read More

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Paul Smith, CFA: Reasons to Believe

Paul Smith, CFA, urges his colleagues to breathe life into the idea of a “new professionalism.” Read More

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Beyond Category: ESG Factors Turn Mainstream

Many investors now have a real appreciation for the value of ESG research and what it brings to the investment process. 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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Start Your Fingines

Learning how to operate in an environment dominated by a technical mindset necessitates a new way of thinking for finance professionals. Read More

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The Death of Private Equity Has Been Over-Reported

Will Ortel takes the pulse of private equity, reviewing the evidence provided by Professor Claudia Zeisberger, founder of INSEAD’s Global Private Equity Initiative. Read More

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