Rescheduled! Join CFA CLE and First Trust for a Live Webinar with Andrew Opdyke, First Trust and Jeff Chang, Cboe VestApril 9, 2020
First Trust Economic Update
and Target Outcome ETFs
Thursday | April 9
11:00 am – 12:00 pm CDT
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Q&A will follow WebEx.
Phone Number | 415-655-0003
Passcode | 802 322 030
Lines are open 15 minutes prior to the WebEx.
Senior Vice President
Institutional Investments | First Trust
Andrew opdyke, CFA
Economist | First Trust
is an Economist and a member of the First Trust Economics Team that
Bloomberg has ranked as one of the top forecasters of the U.S. economy
over the past several years.
First Trust, Andrew is responsible for analyzing economic indicators,
writing economic commentaries and producing articles on the First Trust
Economics Blog. Out of a panel of over 100 economists, investment
strategists, and housing market analysts, the First Trust Economics Team
was awarded the “Crystal Ball Award” by Zillow® in
partnership with Pulsenomics in 2012, 2013, 2014, and again most
recently in 2015 for accurate home price predictions. Cogent’s 2017
Survey of Advisors rated First Trust’s thought leadership material as
number one for most read and most shared by advisors with colleagues or
received an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School
of Management and a BA in Business and Economics from Hope College. He
holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and is a member
of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Chicago.
JEFF CHANG, CFA
COO & Managing Director, Head of Product Management
Cboe Vest Financial LLC
Chang has over 17 years of experience in financial services and asset
management, and is responsible for driving product strategy, research
and positioning of the firm's product offerings across all distribution
and marketing channels.
to co-founding Cboe Vest in 2012, Mr. Chang worked at ProShares, where
he was responsible for investment research and product management.
Mr. Chang worked at FBR & Co., a middle market investment bank. Mr.
Chang’s primary focus was FBR’s trading platform, which included
equity, high yield, convertible securities, listed options and mortgage
trading. He has also worked at Freddie Mac and the World Bank.
Chang is a CFA charterholder, an instructor for the CFA review for
Kaplan Schweser, and a CPA review instructor for Becker Professional
Education. He has also held CPA and CFE certifications. Mr. Chang
attended the United States Naval Academy and the McDonough School of
Business at Georgetown University.