CFA Institute: Annual Middle East Investment Conference

Courtyard by Marriott Kuwait City, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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The CFA Institute: Annual Middle East Investment Conference, organized by the CFA Institute will take place on 10th February 2015 at the Arraya Ballroom-Courtyard Marriott Hotel in Kuwait City, Kuwait. The conference will cover areas like Global economic outlook: Opportunities and challenges for MENA investors Geopolitics and the rise of new super powers in the MENA region The untapped growth dividend of demographics Regulation: Growing pains in the transition to effective regulation and governance.


07:45 AM - 07:00 PM General Hours

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100 - 500
Based on previous editions

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Feb 2015

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Nouriel Roubini

Nouriel Roubini

Chairman at Roubini Global Economics, NYU Stern School of Business New York, United States
Henny Sender

Henny Sender

chief correspondent at Financial Times Business Hong Kong
Pippa Malmgren

Pippa Malmgren

Founder at MIT London, Canada
Amlan Roy

Amlan Roy

Head, Global Demographics & Pensions Research, MD at Credit Suisse... London, Canada
Tevfik Kinik

Tevfik Kinik

vice chairman at the Capital Markets Board of Turkey (CMB). Turkey
Paul Craven

Paul Craven

director at PIMCO Europe Ltd United Kingdom
Deborah Fuhr

Deborah Fuhr

Managing Partner at ETFGI www.etfgi.com, Women in ETFs London, Canada

Schedule & Agenda

Tue, 10 Feb 07:45 AM - 08:20 AM
Registration and Continental Breakfast
Tue, 10 Feb 08:20 AM - 08:30 AM
Welcoming Remarks
Henny SenderHenny Sender, Conference ChairChief Correspondent, International FinanceFinancial Times
Tue, 10 Feb 08:30 AM - 08:45 AM
Opening Comments
His Excellency Anas K. Al-SalehMinister of FinanceState of KuwaitRafik Hafez, CFAPresidentCFA Society Kuwait
Tue, 10 Feb 08:45 AM - 09:30 AM
The Geopolitics of the Middle East: The United States, Russia, China, and the New Cold War
The erosion of old Sykesu2013Picot borders and the new power vacuums that must be filledGeopolitics as a driver of oil prices alongside supply...continue reading
Tue, 10 Feb 09:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Building Effective Regulatory Structures: The Regulatoru2019s Role and Investorsu2019 Responsibilities
Lessons MENA can learn from other regionsA collaborative effort: Why investors need to speak upExamples of successful collaboration
Tue, 10 Feb 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Active, Passive, or Both? The Future of Portfolio Management in MENA
Tue, 10 Feb 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
The Magic of Behavioral Economics
Business: How decisions are made, often subconsciously, from executive boards to ordinary consumersInvestment: How markets or individual secur...continue reading
Tue, 10 Feb 01:15 PM - 02:15 PM
Why Demographics Is Core to Growth and Financial Markets in the Middle East
The prospective demographic dividend that awaits the Middle East hinges on changing human capitalEducation, health, labour market, and pension...continue reading
Tue, 10 Feb 02:15 PM - 03:00 PM
Asia: Global Growth Driver
The three largest developed marketsu2014the United States, the European Union, and Japanu2014have produced no dollar-denominated growth for th...continue reading
Tue, 10 Feb 03:30 PM - 04:15 PM
Are We on the Cusp of a Venture Capital Boom in the Middle East
Tue, 10 Feb 04:15 PM - 05:15 PM
Closing Keynote: Global Economic Outlook: Opportunities and Challenges for MENA
Tue, 10 Feb 05:20 PM - 05:45 PM
Book Signing with Nouriel Roubini

Visitor Ticket Price

Group (5 delegate minimum):
400 USDBy 15 December 2014 (Per Delegates)
500 USD16 December 2014u201315 January 2015 (Per Delegates)
600 USDOn or after 16 January 2015 (Per Delegates)
CFA Institute Members/Candidates
500 USDBy 15 December 2014
600 USD16 December 2014u201315 January 2015
700 USDOn or after 16 January 2015
600 USDBy 15 December 2014
700 USD16 December 2014u201315 January 2015
800 USDOn or after 16 January 2015

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Al Shuhada Street, Box 1216, Kuwait City 15463, Kuwait

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