Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

March 2019

IDC Webinar: Board Oversight of Fund Performance Relative to Benchmarks and Peer Groups

March 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm CDT

This webinar will feature a robust discussion with industry experts and will help both newer and more experienced directors to: appreciate the rationale for a benchmark selection and why a fund’s portfolio structure may differ from that of the benchmark; understand the reasons why and under what circumstances a fund’s returns will differ from that…

Find out more »

FinTank: Blockchain and Real Estate Records with John Mirkovic

March 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
IIT, 565 W. Adams St.
Chicago, IL United States
+ Google Map

Join us at FinTank’s Blockchain Meetup for a conversation with John Mirkovic, Deputy Clerk for Policy at the Cook County Clerk’s office, previously Deputy Recorder of Deeds for Cook County, Illinois. Based on the Final Report published by the Recorder of Deeds, we will explore the role of the Recorder’s office and the findings of…

Find out more »

FREE: Demystifying Damages: Five Flagrant Fouls of Financial Experts

March 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am CDT

Join Grant Thornton for a webcast during March Madness to explore common mistakes made by forensic experts when formulating damages claims in litigation. The webcast will focus on lost profit claims as well as concepts applicable to other types of damages. Key accounting and finance insights will be presented to equip litigators, forensic practitioners, and…

Find out more »

April 2019

VENUE CHANGE: FREE: Chicago SRI/ESG – Impact Considerations in Private Equity

April 1 @ 7:45 am - 9:30 am CDT
Morningstar, 22 W. Washington, St., 7th Floor
Chicago, IL United States
+ Google Map

Our discussion will explore how and why private equity investors are (or are not) integrating impact and ESG considerations into their investment process. There are unique characteristics of this asset class, particularly the influence and long-duration of investments, that make considering a broader set of issues that may play out over a longer timeframe relevant.…

Find out more »

3rd International Blockchain Congress

April 2 @ 8:30 am - 8:00 pm CDT
Aon Center, The Auditorium, 200 East Randolph Street
Chicago, IL United States
+ Google Map

Just a few of the topics will be: Policy - diffusion of innovations, KYC & AML, regulations, compliance, fraud mitigation, smart cities and identity management. AI & Data - machine learning, advance analytics, data mining, automation, ambient intelligence and interoperability. Tokenomics - tokenization, utility and asset backed tokens, ICOs, CTOs, P2P economy, game theory and…

Find out more »

CAIA Chicago Educational Event: Black Swans, Tail Risks and Efficient Portfolios

April 4 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
W Hotel-City Center, 172 W. Adams St.
Chicago, IL United States
+ Google Map

CME Group, in partnership with Efficient Capital Management and CAIA Association, invites you to our upcoming industry event. Our keynote speaker, Larry Swedroe, Director of Research, and member of the firm’s Investment Policy Committee at Buckingham Strategic Wealth, will discuss the science of investing to reduce the risk of black swans and create efficient portfolios.…

Find out more »

FREE: Federal Reserve: 12th Annual Risk Conference: Looking to the Future: The Risks and Rewards of New Opportunities

April 10 - April 11
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, 230 S. LaSalle St., 3rd Flr. Conference Ctr.
Chicago, IL United States
+ Google Map

In recent years, the post-crisis economic recovery has shown signs of increasing growth and innovation. However, financial institutions must carefully manage the risks and rewards of these new opportunities. The Conference will explore diverse perspectives on the financial services sector as experts gauge the current state of the industry and attempt to discern a sustainable…

Find out more »

Chicago Kent School of Law: A Tribute to Dean Krent

April 12 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
The Dalcy, 203 N. Green St., 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL United States
+ Google Map

At the end of this academic year, Hal Krent’s term as Dean of Chicago-Kent College of Law will end. As a way to express our gratitude for Hal’s 17 years of extraordinary service, we invite you to join the Host Committee for a celebration of his service on Friday, April 12. Proceeds from the event…

Find out more »

Chicago Bar Association’s Futures & Derivatives Law Committee Meeting

April 17 @ 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm CDT
Chicago Bar Association, 321 S. Plymouth Court
Chicago, IL United States
+ Google Map

Want to know what’s hot and on the horizon for introducing brokers? The Chicago Bar Association’s Futures & Derivatives Law Committee will host a panel discussion with Melinda Schramm, National Introducing Brokers Association founder and chairman, and Blake Brockway, National Futures Association Assistant General Counsel.  Topics will include virtual currency requirements, cybersecurity, swap AP proficiency,…

Find out more »

FREE: Investment Network: Roundtable Chat with Andrew Busch: Lessons Learned from Working at the CFTC

April 18 @ 4:15 pm CDT
Stradley Ronon, 191 N. Wacker Dr., Suite 1601
Chicago, IL 60606 United States

The guest speaker will be Andrew Busch the former Chief Market Intelligence Officer (CMIO) of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). Hosted by Nicole Kalajian, Stradley Ronon. Prior to taking the CMIO role at the CFTC, Andrew Busch had analyzed, written and criticized the U.S. government, but until he worked in it, he didn’t fully…

Find out more »
+ Export Events
Scroll to top