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Can Investment Professionals Avoid Creating a “Cobra Problem”?

Daniel Brocklebank, CFA, warns that asset owners and money managers must balance incentives carefully so that both groups get what they want. Read More

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Build the Perfect Financial Services CV with these 11 Resume Tips

Hiring managers think more than 80% of CVs are not fit for purpose. Learn how to do better. Read More

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Deborah Fuhr Discusses the Growth of ETFs

Deborah Fuhr, managing partner and co-founder of ETFGI, expects the ETF/ETP industry to increase to US$22.3 trillion by 2025. Read More

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Ronald N. Kahn: Seven Trends in Investment Management

BlackRock’s Ronald N. Kahn says big data is neither a gimmick nor a guarantee of success for the challenges confronting active management. 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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Adapting to a New Reality: Investment Firms of the Future

Shifting cultural norms and quantum leaps in technology are accelerating change in the investment management industry. 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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Top 10 Steven Eisman Quotes from Hong Kong

Steven Eisman delivered an hour’s worth of pithy and insightful comments on the global financial crisis, the markets, and the finance industry. 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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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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