Event Detail

Distinguished Speakers Series: David G. Herro, CFA (Ended)

Avoiding Errors in Equity Investing

Date, Time, and Location:
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
12:00 pm
The Standard Club, 320 S Plymouth Ct, Chicago, IL  60604   (Driving Directions)

Date, Time, and Location:
Tuesday, October 19, 2010
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The Standard Club
320 S. Plymouth Court
Chicago, IL 60604

Members - $45
Non-Members - $55
Student-Members - $10
(payable by cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*

CFA Institute Qualified Activity:
Eligible for 1 credit hour

Business Casual

Chef's Choice (Vegetarian meal available upon request)

For Reservations:
Register online below, or by phone: 312-251-1301

David G. Herro, CFA
Portfolio Manager, Chief Investment Officer: International Equities - Harris Associates L.P.

Introduction by David Frank, CFA

Despite all of the volatility in the global economy and the financial markets, it is still possible to make money investing in equities. The key is mistake avoidance!

Presenter Background Information:
Mr. Herro is the Chief Investment Officer-International Equities at Harris Associates L.P. and serves as the Portfolio Manager of The Oakmark International Fund, The Oakmark International Small Cap Fund, and The Oakmark Global Select Fund. He was named Morningstar's International-Stock Fund Manager of the Year for 2006, and International-Stock Fund Manager of the Decade for 2000-2009.

Mr. Herro has been managing international portfolios since 1986, previously managing international portfolios for The State of Wisconsin Investment Board and The Principal Financial Group. Mr. Herro, who joined Harris Associates in 1992, holds a B.S. in Business and Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, and an M.A. in Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Mr. Herro is a CFA Charterholder.

11:30 am - 12:00 pm: Registration & Networking
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Lunch & Speaker Presentation

*Special Notes Regarding Fees:
Student rate only available to students approved as a Student-Member of CFA Chicago for 2010-2011. Regular and Affiliate Members may apply function tickets as payment for Non-member or Student-Member. Credit card is required to guarantee ALL reservations except for ONLINE reservations using FUNCTION TICKETS. No day-of-event pre-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, October 15.

A Passport Event This is a "Passport Program." Members of any local CFA society may attend at the CFA Chicago member rate. If you are only a member of CFA Institute, you do not qualify for the society member rate.

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