10:45–11:45

Short Takes: New Perspectives on the Future of Global Investing

Three CFA charterholders from around the globe address the conference theme in short, dynamic presentations, highlighting what they see as the significant issues faced by global investors.

Investing in Happiness
Altaaf Aboo, CFA
Senior Investment Associate
Edge Growth

  • Unique investment insights gained from growing up in a developing nation
  • Overview of the global trend toward impact investing through a personal lens
  • How we can change the world without giving up on return

Transforming Traditional Analysis Using Artificial Intelligence
Malcolm White, CFA
​Portfolio Manager
CI Investments Inc.

  • Experiences from writing an artificial intelligence application that can read financial transcripts, a traditional function of CFA charterholders
  • Where AI is heading and the pros and cons of the technology
  • Inspiration for CFA charterholders to embrace AI to stay relevant and enhance their productivity