Category Archives: Speakers

No Return: Adam Tooze on the Crises that Changed the World

The global financial crisis of 2008 set events in motion that may affect financial markets far into the future. Read More

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Disruption and Differentiation

Most asset management organizations take risks in the market, but Tom Brakke, CFA, says that taking risks in other ways will be necessary to survive the disruption ahead. Read More

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Improving Decisions to Evolve beyond Passive Management

Annie Duke, Josh Brown, and Clare Flynn Levy say that investment managers who want to remain relevant must adapt to disruption. Read More

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Where Should Investors Look in Times of Global Disruption?

Geopolitical analyst Peter Zeihan thinks that a disruption in the global status quo has been long overdue. Recent events may be proving him right. Read More

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An Evolving Asset Class: The Future of Cryptocurrencies

Crypto assets have endured long enough to raise some serious questions. Can regulators resolve their status as securities, commodities, property, or currency? Read More

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The Future of Global Investing

Asset owners play an important role shaping the future of asset management, and three of them shared their perspectives at the 71st CFA Institute Annual Conference in Hong Kong. Read More

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Daniel Kahneman on Expertise, Bias, and the Investment Industry

Nobel laureate Daniel Kahneman has four simple strategies for better decision making that can be applied to both finance and life. Read More

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9 Ways to Survive Disruption in the Workplace

Lauren Friese, director of Workforce Innovation at RBC, says that millennials will face disruption in their careers, but they can cope with it proactively instead of experientially. Read More

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The Rise of Active Indexing through ETFs

The real ETF-inspired disruption is in active indexing, says Joanne M. Hill. Read More

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Why Everyone Hates Finance, and What to Do about It

“Finance is being demonized, and it’s being demonized because people don’t understand it,” Mihir A. Desai says. “If we want to stop demonization, we have to make it accessible.” Read More

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