The unique regulatory framework, accounting and business model of insurance companies create challenges in the areas of financial statement analysis, forecasting and valuation. This intensive 2-day course is designed to equip professionals engaged in the analysis of insurance firms with the practical financial skill set they need on the job. We will analyze the financial statements of both P&C and life insurers and then build a forecast and valuation model for a real-life P&C insurance company
Led by experienced SaaS-focused investment professionals, this boot camp is an introduction on the real world tools used by investment professionals to analyze and forecast revenue and margins for SaaS and other recurring revenue based businesses
Overview The financial services industry has a long way to go to play its part in ESG and DEI change. With time running out, hear from global asset owners, local and federal government officials and other SDG experts about what we can do and how. Agenda 8:30 AM | REGISTRATION [...]
The mission of the Alternative Investments Group is to provide a forum for the discussion and analysis of nontraditional investment approaches, including all forms of hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity, structured products, institutional real estate, and other investments not typically available in the retail marketplace.
This course is an intensive instructor-led training program where trainees learn how to value a clinical-stage, pre-revenue biotech by building a long-range sum-of-the-parts valuation. Ideal for investment banking, private equity and VC professionals focusing on the biotechnology industry, this seminar bridges the gap between academics and the real world and equips trainees with the practical modeling skill set needed to build a biotech SOTP valuation.
This boot camp is an intensive training program where trainees learn project finance modeling in Excel using an intuitive, step-by-step approach. Participants will use real case studies to build models from scratch the way it is done at financial institutions. The program is a synthesis of Excel modeling, navigating through various financial reports, and the application of accounting, corporate finance, and valuation courses.
Latin America’s political and social changes are ongoing. However, ESG is likely to weather them all. Hear from the region’s best and brightest asset owners, portfolio managers and senior executives on what the changes mean and where value is growing.
This hands-on introductory course teaches students foundational Python concepts and how to use Python’s popular libraries to complete various technical tasks. Students are presented with Python coding challenges throughout the day to test their understanding of the material. The course culminates with a challenging in-class coding project where students apply concepts taught in the course to create a game.
Overview Join The Gabelli Center for Global Security Analysis, in conjunction with the Museum of American Finance, and CFA Society New York, for a virtual program with award-winning financial journalist Diana Henriques on her latest book, Taming the Street: The Old Guard, the New Deal and FDR’s Fight to Regulate American Capitalism. Taming the Street [...]
Cyber risk is rising on AI, virtual reality, tokenization and more. This means greater immediate risk to your company and the assets you manage. This event will share best practices that you can employ to ensure a secure environment and provide you with the tools to identify the corporate risks to your employer and the risks to your portfolios.
The Business Management Group will focus on the non-portfolio management issues that typically confront the COO and other leaders within a money management firm, such as how to successfully launch and operate a business. A key goal of BMIG’s will be to understand the business and other risks associated with running a money management, while serving as a bridge between the “buy” and “sell” sides.
The amount of data available to organizations and individuals is unprecedented. Financial services sectors, including securities & investment services and banking, have the most digital data stored per firm on average.
Become the Speaker You Want to Be -- Don’t present timid forecasts to CIOs or shy away from telling clients the hard truth: Let CFANY Toastmasters inject confidence and structure into your verbal and written business communication. Participate in our fun and supportive group and gain the skills to make your investment recommendations the ones that get everyone talking!
Overview This presentation by Joe Calandro will profile the United States credit cycle and the challenges it poses, along with a perspective on where we seem to be in the cycle today. He will show the prior credit cycle wave of progressively lower inflation and interest rates began in 1982, following a historic [...]
The Value Investing Group provides a forum for the application and modification of Benjamin Graham's principles as well as for other value investment approaches. The group’s focus is on organizing both one-off as well as regular events such as the bi-monthly value investment round-table, the annual Ben Graham conference and the value investing workshop.