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The Robots Are Coming! The Robots Are Coming!

“I’m not worried so much about robots developing their own agenda and taking over the world,” says Kate Darling. “I’m a little bit more worried about people and how we decide to use the robots as a society.” Read More

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Lei Zhang on Hillhouse Capital’s Success Equation

What explains Hillhouse Capital Management’s explosive growth? Hillhouse founder and CEO Lei Zhang says it comes down to people. Read More

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Paul Smith, CFA: Purpose, Professionalism, and the Rise of Trust

At its best, capitalism with purpose creates value that is broadly apparent and commonly appreciated. We need to press for more of that today. Read More

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Staying Ahead of the Curve in Global Investing

The 71st CFA Institute Annual Conference has been designed to equip financial professionals with the tools necessary to succeed in an increasingly competitive, diverse, global working environment. Read More

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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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Clients for Life: 7 Ways to Maintain Adviser Connections through Tough Times

An adviser’s ability to help a client through times of grief can be the most meaningful part of their relationship. Read More

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Frances Barney, CFA, on Tackling Enterprise Investment Risk Management

Enterprise risk management goes beyond taking information from investment managers at face value, but it’s a better way to get a picture of the investment risks involved. 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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The Importance of Avoiding Unintended Bets in Your Investment Portfolio

At the 70th CFA Institute Annual Conference, Robert P. Browne, CFA, CIO at Northern Trust, discussed his team’s investment process and warned portfolio managers about understanding the full extent of the implied bets made with their investments. Read More

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