Moody’s Investors Service Chief Investment Officer Credit Outlook
Hosted in partnership with CFA Society New York
Tuesday, February 20 | 5:30 – 9:00 PM Followed by a Networking Reception
5:30 PM: REGISTRATION BEGINS
5:55 PM: WELCOME TO MOODY’S INVESTORS SERVICE
6:00 PM: OPENING REMARKS
Kathrin Heitmann, CFA, Vice President-Senior Analyst, Moody’s Investors Service
6:05 – 6:20 PM: KEYNOTE ADDRESS
Bjorn Forfang, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, CFA Institute
CIO CREDIT OUTLOOK PANELS
Jae Yoon, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, New York Life Investment Management
Krishna Memani, Chief Investment Officer, OppenheimerFunds
Dennis A. Johnson, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Investment Management Group, TIAA
6:20 PM: The Big Picture Moderated by: Michael Rowan, CFA, Global Head of Public, Project and Infrastructure Finance, Moody’s Investors Service The panel will be focused on themes that will shape global credit markets in 2018 and beyond: political risk, growth, unusual monetary conditions, trade protection, climate change and technology.
7:10 PM: Credit Market Outlook Moderated by: Marc R. Pinto, CFA, Head of Americas Insurance and Global Managed Investments, Moody’s Investors Service This panel will be focused on the outlook for defaults, credit spreads, and sector underperformance / outperformance.
8:00 PM: CLOSING REMARKS AND RECEPTION
Daniel Dagen, CFA, Chief Executive Officer, CFA Society New York
9:00 PM: ADJOURNMENT
Tom Brigandi, Recipient of CFA Institute’s Inaugural Global Outstanding Young Leader Award
Who Should Attend
Asset owners, portfolio managers and research analysts employed at asset management firms, investment banks, hedge funds, mutual funds, and insurance companies, as well as pension plan sponsors; professionals working at potential participants on the issuance side, including corporations and private equity firms; and service providers such as attorneys, consultants, and rating agency personnel. Asset owners receive complimentary registration*
*In general, asset owners must be employed by a sovereign wealth fund, corporate pension fund, endowment, public employee pension fund, foundation, single family office with +$1 billion AUM, governmental treasury, insurance company investing division, state investment corporation, multilateral development bank or other governmental fund. CFA Society New York has full discretion on who qualifies as an asset owner attendee.
CFA Society New York reserves right to decline admission / refund registration costs. No walk-ins or press permitted.
Dress Code: No jeans allowed; business attire recommended. This event is in-house and is not being broadcasted nor recorded. No media will be present and speaker or attendee attribution, in any form, is a violation of CFA Society New York’s code of conduct. Seats are limited to investment professionals only, so if you would like to attend, please request an invitation. When requesting an invitation, you will be prompted to provide your name, title, company and email address.