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Holiday Reception & Charter Recognition


Citizen Hotel, Terrace

Start Time

11/15/2014 9:00 PM

End Time

12/11/2014 6:00 PM

Event Description

Come celebrate the holidays with the CFA Society Sacramento as members honor our new CFA charter holders during an award ceremony at the Citizen Hotel!  We will also be joined by keynote speaker, Eric Baggesen, CFA, CAIA. Mr. Baggesen became a CFA charter holder in 1990 and will share his more than 30 years of experience in the financial markets, its intellectual and practical evolution, and the impact it has had on asset owners such as public pension funds.
Eric Baggesen, CFA, CAIA  Senior Investment Officer  Asset Allocation/Risk Management
Eric Baggesen is the Senior Investment Officer of Asset Allocation and Risk Management for the California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS). He is responsible for the planning and implementation of the strategic asset allocation of the fund's approximate $300 billion of investment assets. An additional aspect of Mr. Baggesen's responsibility is the monitoring of investment risk deriving from the asset allocation exposures.

Prior to becoming the SIO of Asset Allocation and Risk Management in 2013, Mr. Baggesen was the Senior Investment Officer of Global Equity.  In this role he led the deployment of approximately 50% of CalPERS assets into the global, public equity markets. He joined CalPERS in November 2004 as the fund's Senior Portfolio Manager for internally managed equity strategies.

Baggesen holds bachelors and masters degrees from the University of Rhode Island and is a Chartered Financial Analyst and holds a Charter in Alternative Investments.

CalPERS is the nation's largest public pension fund.  It provides retirement benefits to more than 1.6 million State, school, and local public employees, retirees and their families, and health benefits to nearly 1.3 million members.



Members plus one guest can register for free.  Members can register additional guests up to 2. The cost is $75 per person

Event Type

Society; Social

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Event Country

United States

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Location Info

Citizen Hotel, Terrace
926 J Street, Sacramento


Eric Baggesen

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All Day Event



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