Events & News - 6 March 2015
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  QE and European Corporate Bonds
Milan, 10 March - Hotel de la Ville - 12 pm

With the QE steamroller of the ECB shoving a wall of money into EU government bonds, covered bonds and ABS, investors are being pushed up the risk curve. The crowding out at the lowest end of the risk spectrum increases allocation to the next segment: euro investment grade credits. Does this mean the asset class no longer offers reasonable opportunities to make money? Does the low yield on European high quality corporate bonds imply investors should shy away from this space altogether? Rik den Hartog, CFA of Kempen Capital Management will explain how a close look at the market does reveal some interesting opportunities for sophisticated investors, which can be exploited by active managers using the right tools.
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  Università Ca’ Foscari di Venezia Wins
the 2015 CFA Italian Research Challenge

 
The team from Università Ca’ Foscari di Venezia won the 7th edition of the CFA Italian Research Challenge. Filippo Busetto, Anna Golfetto, Luca Masaro, Riccardo Poles and Giulia Simioni will represent Italy at the EMEA Regional Challenge and compete with the winning teams of the local challenges in the EMEA Region. The EMEA Regional Challenge will be held in Amsterdam on 1-2 April. Congratulations also to the other participants from Politecnico di Milano, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Milano, Università Commerciale L. Bocconi, Università degli Studi di Bologna, Università degli Studi di Padova, Università degli Studi di Pavia, Università degli Studi di Trieste, Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia. The level of the competition was as usual very high and all the teams made a good work. We wish to thank the faculty advisors and the industry mentors who supported the teams in their analysis of Datalogic and the high profile panels of experts who served as judges of the presentations and the written reports. For further information click here

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  Emerging Markets Healthcare Trends
Milan, 16 April - Hotel de la Ville - 6:15 pm

Join us for an exciting panel discussion with Sectoral on the topic of healthcare investing in emerging markets. Jérôme Pfund, CFA, Co-Founder & CEO and Vasilios Tsimiklis, CFA, Healthcare Economist will talk about:
• Higher levels of wealth and a growing middle class;
• Burgeoning urbanization, accompanied by the inevitable rise in unhealthy lifestyles;
• Aging demographics;
• Government commitments to expand healthcare and deepen coverage.
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  CFA Program Revision Sessions - Register Now!
Milan, 16-17 April | 17-18 April | 18-19 April

CFA Society Italy will give CFA Candidates a helping hand in their preparation of June Exam offering a 2 days course, held by qualified teachers, on the most challenging parts of the program. Candidates will also have the opportunity of keeping in email contact with the teachers from the course date to the exam date.
Discounts available for early bird registrations and CFASI active Members.
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  Big Data - ADACI Event
Milan, 21 March

The era of Big Data is underway. Will largescale search data help us create better tools, services, and new goods/products? Big Data is less about data that is big than it is about a capacity to search, aggregate, and cross-reference large data sets.
The ADACI workshop will seek to understand the evolution of this phenomenon and its impact on the management of Operations and Supply Chain.
Participation in the workshop is free upon registration online by 19 of March. Click here


Salone del Risparmio
Milan, 25-26-27 March
Bocconi University


During the current edition of Salone del Risparmio, CFA Society Italy is providing the CE Credits to some of the educational events. In addition to that, one of our Members will be a panelist during the event Lavorare nell'Industria del Risparmio Gestito. Gli Studi, le Professioni e i Ruoli Ricercati Oggi dal Settore, on 27 March, Sala Velodromo, from 11 to 12.
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The presentation held at the event Introduction to Coaching is available for Members on the reserved area of our website.
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