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 Welcome to CFA Society Ottawa

CFA Ottawa Society is a local chapter of the CFA Institute​ - a global association of investment professionals. Consisting of portfolio managers, security analysts, investment advisors, and other financial professionals, we support the CFA Institute in promoting:

  • ethical and professional standards within the investment industry,
  • professional development through the CFA Program and continuing education,
  • an exchange of information and opinions among people within the local investment community and beyond, and;
  • the public's understanding of the CFA designation and the purpose of the investment management industry.


2017 Annual Forecast Dinner

​​Shaw Convention Centre, 55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON 

Start Time: 4/18/2017 5:30 PM
End Time: 4/18/2017 9:00 PM
All Day Event:
2017 Market Outlook
With over 380 members, the CFA Society Ottawa supports the business and professional growth of local investment professionals.
Aligned with our mission, the annual forecast dinner is the foremost investment conference in the nation’s capital.
CFA Society Ottawa mission: To support the business and professional growth of its members by: Promoting awareness of the CFA charter amongst the local community, key employers and the investing public; and providing opportunities for the local financial community to gather in a collegial atmosphere of knowledge sharing and networking.
In appreciation of your active involvement in our local investment community, we are seeking your attendance at this year’s event. We appreciate your support and hope to see you at the Shaw Centre.​
Guest Speaker:
Steve Eisman
Managing Director 
Eisman Group, Neuberger Berman
Steve Eisman was played by Steve Carell from the movie The Big Short and is featured in the book of the same name, written by the critically acclaimed author, Michael Lewis. Steve Eisman is an investment manager, who famously foresaw the collapse of the subprime mortgage security market in the United States.  

Event Host and Moderator:
David Hemstad| Stand-up Comedian Regular of CBC's The Debaters

A regular guest on The Debaters on CBC, comedy fans will recognize him from his numerous televised appearances from Just for Laughs and the Halifax Comedy Festival.
Dave Hemstad was even voted Best Comedian in Canada by the Canadian Organization of Campus Activities.As host of CBC Radio One’s wildly successful “The Debaters” since 2007.
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Winter 2017 Edition of the CFA Ottawa Society Newsletter is now available. Please take a moment to see how we've been working to serve our members by clicking here.

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