Is the Coronavirus Rocking the Foundations of Capital Markets?

September 17 at 5:00 PM (Moscow time), 3:00 pm BST
Key Discussion Points:
Earlier this year, CFA Institute conducted a survey of its global membership to analyze the effects of the current economic crisis caused by the coronavirus epidemic on financial markets and the investment management industry.

The presentation will focus on how the economic crisis induced by the coronavirus is impacting capital markets, investment management, and the authorities' response.

Some themes to be discussed:
  • The shape of a potential economic recovery
  • The market impact on volatility, liquidity and price formation
  • The interventionism of public authorities
  • The regulatory response
  • Ethics in times of crisis
  • The role of finance and its business model
  • The active versus passive debate
  • The impact on employment in the financial space
Gary Baker, CFA
CFA Managing Director, CFA Institute EMEA region
Gary Baker joined CFA Institute as managing director for Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) in September 2016. Based in London, Baker aims to strengthen the voice of CFA Institute to institutions, member societies, universities, regulators, and institutional partners in the region. He is responsible for supporting CFA Institute policy development in EMEA, advancing the impact of advocacy efforts, and supporting EMEA member societies in delivering value to members and candidates. He also has a key focus on increasing charterholder commitment to continuing education.
5 PM - 6 PM Moscow time
(3 PM - 4 PM BST)
Access is free upon registration. You can find the promocode in the website from which you were directed.

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