Event Detail

Distinguished Speakers Series: Kathleen Gaffney, CFA (Ended)

It's Back to the Future for Fixed Income

Date, Time, and Location:
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
12:00-1:00 pm
The Metropolitan Club, 233 S Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL  60606   (Driving Directions)

Program Description:
Kathleen Gaffney, CFA, will be discussing changing markets and the transition that lies ahead for fixed income investors.

Gaffney's fund performance is in the top 1% of all multi-sector bond funds.

More about Gaffney:
Gaffney at $1 Billion Tops Bond World After Leaving Fuss - Bloomberg, June 2014
Volatility and Uncertainty in the Energy Market - Energy Global, Jan. 2015
Gaffney's Bond Fund (A)

Members - $55 $45 or FREE with function ticket
Student-Members - $55 $10
Non-Members - $55
Reserved VIP table - $360 (8 guests, company name on table, contact office directly)
(member pricing underwritten by CFA Chicago)

CFA Institute Qualified Activity: Eligible for 1 credit hour

Attire: Business Casual

Menu: Chef's Choice (vegetarian meal available upon request)

Registration: Register Online

11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. - Registration & Networking
12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. - Luncheon Presentation

Hosted by: Distinguished Speaker Series Advisory Group

K. Gaffney Kathleen Gaffney, CFA - Vice President, Co-Director of Investment-Grade Fixed Income, Eaton Vance Kathleen Gaffney is a vice president of Eaton Vance Management, co-director of Investment-Grade Fixed Income and portfolio manager on Eaton Vance's investment-grade fixed-income team. Gaffney joined Eaton Vance in October 2012. She has 28 years of investment industry experience as a portfolio manager and trader. Prior to joining Eaton Vance, Gaffney was a vice president of Loomis, Sayles & Company and portfolio manager for Loomis Sayles fixed income group, managing a variety of mutual funds and institutional strategies. Gaffney earned a BA from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She is a CFA charterholder.

*Special Notes Regarding Fees:
Regular, Candidate, and Affiliate Members may apply function tickets as payment for Non-member 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, Feb. 18.

Passport Program
Members of any 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.

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

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