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Opening Address by Singapore Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam (Video)

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of Singapore addresses delegates at the 66th CFA Institute Annual Conference on 20 May 2013. Read More

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Asia and the Future of Finance: Restoring Trust Is an Urgent Task

Asia holds an eminent position in the post-crisis global financial order — and has a large stake both in restoring trust in the financial system and in shaping its future. Read More

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10 Facts about the Singapore Financial Market

Ten things you may not know about Singapore’s financial market. Read More

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Ramin Toloui Identifies Asian Investment Opportunities

Ramin Toloui and PIMCO assess the economic forces at work in Asia, expecting an aggregate demand boost for Japan and seeing opportunities in the Indian rupee. Read More

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Axel Merk on Currency Risks: Yen Will Become Worthless

Axel Merk of Merk Investments warns that fiscal policies followed by the Bank of Japan will lead to the Yen becoming “worthless.” Read More

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Beyond the Conference: Special Events

Several educational and entertaining opportunities are available to delegates at the 66th CFA Institute Annual Conference. Read More

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Monitoring, Managing, and Hedging against Tail Risks

Robert Litterman of Kepos Capital and Pranay Gupta, CFA, of Lombarad Odier Darier Hentsch will speak at this year’s Research Foundation Workshop for the Practitioner, focusing on identifying and protecting against tail risk. Read More

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John Hempton on Spotting — and Selling — a Fraudulent Company

John Hempton of Bronte Capital picked sides in the Herbalife feud between Carl Icahn and William Ackman by visiting an Herbalife nutrition club in Queens. Read More

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Marina Bay Sands to host 66th CFA Institute Annual Conference

The 66th CFA Institute Annual Conference will now be held at the Sands Expo and Convention Center at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. Read More

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Ng Kok Song New Chair of Global Investments at GIC

Ng Kok Song has resigned from his position as group chief investment officer of Government of Singapore Investment Corporation. Ng and his successor will be speaking at the 66th CFA Institute Annual Conference in Singapore. Read More

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