Event Detail

Vault Series: CHANGE Global Investment - Cancelled (Ended)

Emerging and Frontier Markets: How the Historical Perspective ties in with the Current Investment Opportunities

Date, Time, and Location:
Tuesday, May 08, 2018 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
33 N. LaSalle Street, Lower Level (Vault), Chicago, IL  60602   (Driving Directions)


Due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been cancelled. All registrations will be refunded in the original form of payment. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

Program Description: Thea 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? Thea will share her insight, formed by pushing investment boundaries and challenging preconceived notions, for nearly 20 years. We hope you can join!

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

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

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

Hosted by: Distinguished Speaker Series Advisory Group

Thea Jamison, CFA, started her investment career in emerging and frontier markets in 1997. She has researched investment opportunities in over 90 countries and invested directly in 60 local markets around the world. Over her career, Jamison has built out new firms focused on the emerging and frontier markets, as well as started new emerging market strategies within established firms.

Jamison is the founder and Managing Director of CHANGE Global Investment, LLC, a boutique asset management servicing large institutional investors with public equity investments in the emerging and frontier markets. Jamison and her team deploy a fundamentally driven approach focused on uncovering stocks with limited or no analyst coverage across the developing world. As a respected resource on the asset class, she enjoys educating investors about the outlook and opportunities in the emerging and frontier markets.

Jamison is a Board Member of the Stanford Business School Alumni chapter in Oregon and Southwest Washington. Over the years, she has served as an investment committee member at the Whitman College Endowment, the Community Foundation of Southwest Washington and the Clark College Foundation. Jamison earned her Master of Business Administration degree from Stanford University and her Bachelor of Science in International Business, summa cum laude, from Menlo College. She holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. She resides with her husband and three children in Southwest Washington.

*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 2.

Passport Program
Members of any CFA society may attend at the CFA Society Chicago member rate. 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.

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