October events began on 10 October 2015 with "What a Wa$te! A Waste Management Forum" featuring panellists Roshan Padamadan, CFA, Wong Ann Chai, Loh Tong Soon, Joe Anderson and Stephen Peters.
Three consecutive Executive Education Programmes were next held. Prof. Roy Ling conducted the 2-day workshop on "Asia Real Estate Investment and Finance" from 12 October until 13 October 2015. On 19 October, the workshop entitled "Advances in Strategic Asset Allocation" was held by Ralf Zurbrugg. Lastly, Hamilton Lin, CFA conducted a workshop on "Advanced Financial Modelling Series" from 21 October until 23 October.
On 21 October 2015, a Professional Development talk entitled "Is Your Portfolio's High Active Share Really High?" was held with Robert Schmidt as speaker.
Next, members enjoyed a night of fun and networking drinks on 26 October 2015, which was followed by a Professional Development talk the next day. Gerben Visser held a presentation on "Introduction to FinTech" on 27 October 2015.
Finally, the month capped off with a Professional Development talk with Prof. Russell Napier on "What Central Bank Failure to Reflate Means for Investors."