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Capital Markets Institute - The Promise & Perils of Passive Investing

8:30-8:59am check-in; 9:00am sharp to 12:00pm discussion

Event Details

Speaker Series | Panel Discussion

Date: Tuesday November 20, 2018 | 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Speaker(s): Susan Christoffersen, Vice-Dean, Undergraduate & Specialized Programs, William A. Downe BMO Chair in Finance, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

Pedro Matos, John G. Macfarlane Family Chair and Professor of Business Administration, Darden School of Business, University of Virginia

Mikhail (Mike) Simutin, Associate Professor of Finance & Associate Director International Centre for Pension Management, Rotman School of Management

Alan Green, Director & Head, iShares Capital Markets, BlackRock Canada

Moderator: Alexander Dyck, Director, Capital Markets Institute, Manulife Financial Chair in Financial Services, Professor of Finance and Business Economics, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
Topic: The Promise & Perils of Passive Investing
Venue: Desautels Hall (Second floor, South Building) | map
Rotman School of Management, U of Toronto,
105 St George Street
Location: Toronto
Cost: $39.99 plus HST per person (includes the session and refreshments)
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SYNOPSIS: Our team of academics will present a broad unbiased view of active investing; including a summary of current research, the role for passive investing, benefits and risks of passive investing, and provide background and discussion on the validity of the common ownership issue.  The team will present the current data on Canadian shareholdings prepared exclusively for this event.  Academic presentations will be followed by a panel discussion bringing together the perspectives of academics and asset managers.

SESSION HOST:  Capital Markets Institute

Kathleen Coulson
Executive Director, Capital Markets Institute

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Cancellations received in writing to 24 hours prior to the event will receive a refund less a $10 administration fee per person. If we do not receive written notice of your cancellation, you will be charged the full amount for this session. Substitutions are always welcome.

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