Vault Series: CHANGE Global Investment

Please note this event has been postponed. At this time an alternate date has not been scheduled. CFA Society Chicago will reach out to all registered attendees.

Emerging and Frontier Markets: Historical Perspective and Current Investment Opportunities
 
Hosted by: Distinguished Speaker Series Advisory Group

Thea Jamison, CFA, founder and managing director of CHANGE Global Investment, will discuss the evolution of the asset class and how it explains current investment opportunities. Institutional investors today can reach any corner of the developing world. How did we get here, what does it mean, and where do we invest now? She will share her insight, formed by pushing investment boundaries and challenging preconceived notions, for nearly 20 years. We hope you can join!

Fee*:
Members - $10 or FREE with function ticket
Student Members - $10
Nonmembers - $20
(member pricing underwritten by CFA Society Chicago)

CFA Institute Qualified Activity: Eligible for 1 credit hour

Attire: Business Casual

Menu: Refreshments & Light Snacks

Registration: Online

Agenda:
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm - Registration
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Program

*Please note distribution of presentation slides is at the discretion of the speaker and may not be available for this event

Speaker Bio: 

Thea Jamison, CFA, 
is the founder and managing director of CHANGE Global Investment. Jamison started her investment career in emerging and frontier markets in 1997. She has researched investment opportunities in over 90 countries and invested directly on 60 local stock exchanges. Over her career, Jamison has built out new firms focused on the emerging and frontier markets, as well as new emerging market strategies within established firms. 

As a native of Bulgaria, Jamison also carries firsthand experience of living in an emerging country for nearly twenty years. Previously, Jamison served as partner and portfolio manager at Frontier Market Asset Management, where she rolled out the firm’s global frontier focused funds. Her prior investment experience includes the build out of the emerging market strategies at Nicholas Applegate Capital Management and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. 

Jamison is a board member of the Stanford Business School Alumni chapter in Oregon and Southwest Washington. She earned her Master of Business Administration degree from Stanford University and her Bachelor of Science in International Business, summa cum laude, from Menlo College. Jamison is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a member of CFA Society Portland. She resides with her husband and three teenage children in the Portland, Oregon area.
 

 
*Special Notes Regarding Fees
Regular, Candidate, and Affiliate Members may apply function tickets as payment for Nonmember or Student Member. Credit card required to guarantee ALL reservations except for reservations using Function Tickets. Day-of-event registrations accepted on-site only if applicable and space available. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club are accepted. Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, May 7, 2020.

Passport Program
Members of any CFA society may attend at the CFA Society Chicago member rate. Please call the CFA Society Chicago office at 312-251-1301 to register. If you are only a member of CFA Institute, you do not qualify for the Society member rate.

CFA Institute CE Qualified Activity
This program qualifies for credit under the guidelines for the CFA Institute Professional Development Program.

When
5/14/2020 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where
The Vault 33 N. LaSalle Street (Lower Level) Chicago, IL 60602 UNITED STATES

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