CFA Society India and CFA Institute to co-host 9th India Investment Conference with the theme being ‘Investing Insights for Uncertain Times’

The India Investment Conference brings together leading local and global investment management practitioners, experts, and economists to discuss the latest trends in the global investment management industry, Navneet Munot said.

Jan 08, 2019 07:01 IST India Infoline News Service

CFA Society India and CFA Institute, the global association of investment professionals, will co-host the 9th India Investment Conference on Friday, January 11, 2019 in Mumbai. The theme for this year’s conference is: Investing Insights for Uncertain Times.

“The India Investment Conference brings together leading local and global investment management practitioners, experts, and economists to discuss the latest trends in the global investment management industry. This year’s conference has sessions on geopolitical analysis, behavioural biases and pitfalls, decision making under uncertainty, and more, with practical advice. It is an excellent opportunity to learn from and network with some of the best minds in the investment management industry and I would invite fellow CFA charterholders and investment management professionals to attend,” said Navneet Munot, CFA, chairman, CFA Society India and CIO, SBI Funds Management Pvt. Ltd.

Featured sessions and speakers:
1.Incorporating Geopolitical Analysis into your Investment Process
Speaker: Matt Gertken, Vice President, Geopolitical Strategy, BCA Research Inc.

2.India’s Economic Ambitions: Can the Financial Sector Deliver?
Speaker: Ratna Sahay, Deputy Director, Monetary and Capital Markets Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF)

3.Decision Making under Uncertainty—Less Is More
Speaker: Gerd Gigerenzer, Director, Harding Center for Risk Literacy, Max Planck Institute for Human Development

4.The Wisdom of Finance
Speaker: Mihir Desai, Mizuho Financial Group Professor of Finance, Harvard Business School; Professor of Law, Harvard Law School

5.Behavioural Biases and Pitfalls: Stories on How Investors Go Astray and How to Overcome Them
Speaker: Morgan Housel, Partner, Collaborative Fund

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