Events & News - 23 October 2012
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  Islamic Finance: The Business and the Moral Case
for Current and Future Business Leaders
Milan, 8 November
Blend Tower Lounge - Piazza IV Novembre, 7 - 11th floor - 6:30 pm

The interest towards Islamic Finance is growing at a fast pace for investors, practitioners, academics and leaders.
Usman Hayat, CFA, FRM, Director of Islamic Finance and ESG at CFA Institute in London, will approach the topic of Islamic Finance by sharing the perspectives of some of the thoughts of leaders, academics and practitioners in Islamic Finance and how elite news outlets are reporting on the sector. Usman will mention the evolution of modern Islamic Finance, the expectations and debates that surround it, and the challenges and opportunities it faces.
Celia de Anca, PhD, Director of the Centre for Diversity in Global Management at IE Business School in Madrid, will explore the reasons why several Business Schools introduce Islamic Finance in their curricula. Celia will also analyze some of the elements of Islamic Finance that may help in shaping the debate on the new financial order after the recent markets’ turmoil. This event qualifies for 1,5 CE Credit hours according to the CFA Institute Approved-Provider Program. For registration please click here

This event is in collaboration with
  CFA Level 1 Exam Focus
Milan, 5 November - Credit Suisse - 6:30 pm

Giuseppe Patara, CFA will be available to CFA Candidates for a specific focus meeting dedicated to Level 1 Candidates, who will also have the opportunity to interact with other candidates and join a Study Group.
Registration deadline today click here

CFA Candidate Information Briefing
Milan, 6 November - Banca IMI - 6:30 pm

Italian CFA Society is pleased to provide an overview of the CFA Program® to prospect CFA candidates. Luca Pellini, CFA, Board Member and Education Chair, will give information on CFA Charter values and principles, CFA Candidate Body of Knowledge, CFA Program curriculum, and much more.
For information and registration click here

Mock Exam Live Experience
Milan, 17 November - Università Bocconi - 8:30 am

Italian CFA Society, in collaboration with Kaplan Schweser, offers a Mock Exam Live Session to all CFA Candidates who can have the opportunity to test their preparation for the forthcoming exam in a real exam setting. Deadline for registration is 7 November. Italian CFA Society members have free access. For complete program, cost and registration click here
  Compliance Officer

Important international player leader in financial services is looking for an experienced Compliance Officer, whose main duties and responsibilities will be: compliance review and evaluation, transactional analysis, information security, privacy policy, consumer fraud. For further information and application click here

  Technical Analysis: Market Outlook for 2013 and Beyond
Vezia, Lugano, CH
7 November - 5 pm

The event will present an analysis on long term cycles (4 & 10 year) and qualifies for 2 CE Credit hours according to the CFA Institute Approved-Provider Program. For further information and registration click here

The Effect of Tighter Regulatory Requirements on Bank Profitability and Risk-Taking Incentives
Milan, 26 October
Bocconi University - Aula Magna - Via Gobbi 5

Andrea Beltratti (Intesa Sanpaolo and Bocconi University) and Peter Praet (Member of the Executive Committee of the European Central Bank) will deliver the opening speeches. The conference will be the chance to discuss many of the most recent research papers in the areas of banking and banking regulation, selected by a Scientific Advisory Committee. For further information and registration click here

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