【CFA Japan Seminar Announcement】
Title: The Future of Investment Management (or Seven Trends Influencing the Future of Investment Management)
Date: November 8th (Friday), 2019, 18:30-20:00
Venue: Room1-2, FINE TOKYO, 5th Floor, South Tower, Otemachi Financial City, 1-9-7 Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
(For those who take the subways to come: From Tokyo Metro Otemachi Station, please use the passageway directly connecting to the first basement floor of the building. Then take the South Elevator from the first basement floor or the first floor to the fifth floor.
For those who come from the surface street: Please enter the SouthTower, Otemachi Financial City from FINE TOKYO Entrance that is across the street of Sankei Building. Then take the South Elevator from the first floor to the fifth floor.)
Specialty Focus Areas: Investment Management Strategies, Investment Products & Asset Classes (CE credit eligible)
Speaker: Ronald N. Kahn, Ph.D.(managing director and global head of systematic equity research, BlackRock)
Fee: CFA Japan Members, CFA Members of other societies, Associate Members, Professional Members：Free,
Candidate Non Members: JPY 2,000
SAAJ Members(CMA): JPY2,000
Non-members: JPY 3,000
※We will distribute Japanese translation of CFA Institute Research foundation publication -The Future of Investment Management (sometime aka Seven Trends Influencing the Future of Investment Management) to attendees of the seminar.
- Investment management is in flux, arguably more than it has been in a long time.
- This changing landscape includes seven key trends that are affecting the future of investment management.
- We are evolving toward a world with three distinct types of products, each with their own challenges and requirements for success.
Ronald N. Kahn is a managing director and global head of systematic equity research at BlackRock, where he has overall responsibility for the research underpinning the Systematic Active Equity products. Previously, he worked at Barclays Global Investors, which merged with BlackRock, and he also served as director of research at Barra. Dr. Kahn coauthored, with Richard Grinold, Active Portfolio Management: Quantitative Theory and Applications, for which they won the 2013 James R. Vertin Award, presented periodically by CFA Institute to recognize individuals who have produced a body of research notable for its relevance and enduring value to investment professionals. He also won the Bernstein Fabozzi/Jacobs Levy award for best article in the Journal of Portfolio Management. Dr. Kahn is on the editorial advisory boards of the Financial Analysts Journal, the Journal of Portfolio Management, and the Journal of Investment Consulting. He teaches "International Equity and Currency Markets" in the Master of Financial Engineering Program at the University of California, Berkeley. Dr. Kahn received an AB in physics, summa cum laude, from Princeton University and a PhD in physics from Harvard University. He was a postdoctoral fellow in physics at the University of California, Berkeley.
Link to his recent video: