CFA Society Melbourne

2017 Australian Investment Conference

Best and Fairest: Innovation and Integrity in Capital Markets


Join us Wednesday, 1 November at the 2017 CFA Australia Investment Conference for an insightful agenda that seeks to examine capital market structures and how they can be strengthened. How can new technology and ways of connecting participants help improve transparency and information flow, and work to build the markets of the future? How can policy help to shape fair and efficient marketplaces for the allocation of capital? What balance of regulation and experimentation will drive innovation and improve outcomes for investors?

Learn from a compelling and diverse array of leading industry and academic speakers, including:

Dr. Randall S. Kroszner, Norman R. Bobins Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, former Governor of the U.S. Federal Reserve System and member of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers

  • Cathie Armour, ASIC Commissioner
  • Helga Birgden, Global Business Leader, Responsible Investment at Mercer Investments
  • Mark Delaney, Chief Investment Officer at AustralianSuper
  • Mark Lazberger, Chief Executive Officer at Colonial First State Global Asset Management
  • CFA Institute conferences are recognised as a cutting-edge platform for thought leadership in the investment and financial services industries. At our 2017 Australia Investment Conference:

  • Meet a wide range of both Australia-based and international investment peers, with networking opportunities during and after the conference
  • Refresh and hone your skills with new ideas and research on a full range of investment topics
  • CFA members can earn CFA Institute Continuing Education (CE) credits. Qualifies for 6 credit hours.
    This is a must-attend event if you want to stay ahead of the game, so please save the date in your diaries.

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