April Luncheon - 2024 U.S. Election Insights: Navigating Policy and Political Risks for Investors

When:  Apr 11, 2024 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM (CT)
Associated with  CFA Society Austin


2024 U.S. Election Insights: Navigating Policy and Political Risks for Investors


In a year where more voters than ever in history will head to the polls, understanding the implications for investors is crucial. Libby Cantrill, Head of U.S. Public Policy at PIMCO, will offer insights into the 2024 U.S. election, including an analysis of what to expect from each presidential candidate's potential administration. She will also cover expectations for Congress's composition and address current issues in Washington, such as the U.S. debt trajectory. With her extensive experience in policy and political risk analysis, and her collaboration with PIMCO's Global Advisory Board (including external advisors such as Dr. Ben Bernanke, former Federal Reserve Chair), Libby provides valuable perspectives for investors. 


Libby Cantrill, CFA
Head of US Public Policy/Managing Director

Ms. Cantrill is head of U.S. public policy and a managing director in PIMCO's portfolio management group. In her role, she analyzes policy and political risk for the firm’s Investment Committee and leads U.S. policymaker engagement and policy strategy for the firm. She also works closely with PIMCO’s Global Advisory Board, led by former Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke. She has served as a rotating member of the firm’s Executive Committee and is a founding member of PIMCO Families and PIMCO Women. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2007, she served as a legislative aide in the House of Representatives and also worked in the investment banking division at Morgan Stanley. She has 19 years of investment experience and holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and received her undergraduate degree in economics from Brown University. Ms. Cantrill is a CFA charterholder and a regular contributor to Bloomberg and CNBC. She is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and sits on the boards of Covenant House New York and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association ("SIFMA").



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PIMCO - located in the Frost Tower Building
401 Congress Ave, Suite 2200
Austin, TX 78701