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Financial Market History: Reflections on the Past for Investors Today by David Chambers and Elroy Dimson [Complete] Event Code: 170329S
Date 29-Mar-2017
Time 6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Venue CityU SCOPE Admiralty Learning Centre
Room UT, 8/F, United Centre, 95 Queensway,
Admiralty, Hong Kong
Speaker(s) Professor Elroy Dimson
Newton Centre for Endowment Asset Management
University of Cambridge Judge Business School
Fee HKSFA Member(s) at HK$0.0/person
This seminar is qualified for 1 CPT hour(s), 1 CE hour(s), 1 RBV CPD hour(s)
Remarks - Complimentary for HKSFA members only. 
- Snacks and drinks will be provided.

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Event Details                        
CFA Insitute Research Foundation and HKSFA are pleased to welcome Professor Elroy Dimson, Newton Centre for Endowment Asset Management, Cambridge University to present at this evening seminar on the topic “Financial Market History: Reflections on the Past for Investors Today”.

This new book is published by the CFA Institute Research Foundation. It comprises 15 chapters by 22 financial historians, and is divided into four main sections: historical risks and returns on various assets, the development of stock markets, bubbles and crises, and the role of innovation in financial markets.  The book will be presented by Professor Dimson, who will also update and extend the study of long-term asset returns in Chapter 1 of Financial Market History, addressing questions about investors’ Irrational Optimism.

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