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Indexes and Benchmarking The Lasting Impact of Passive Strategies in the Future of Investing 22 September, 2010 - Wassenaar, The Netherlands
An event organised by the CFA Society of the The Netherlands.


Moderator of the day: Jason C. Hsu, Research Affiliates, LLC

12.00 – 13.00
Welcome with lunch

13.00 – 14.00
Defending the case for active versus passive strategies in portfolio management (pro-con debate):
The superiority of active management, Kempen Capital Management, Theo Nijssen, Director Multi Management
The superiority of passive management, Lyxor Asset Management, Sjef Pieters, Head Business Development

14.00 – 14.45
The main findings in academic research on the benefits and shortcomings of various equity benchmarks:
Towards the Design of Improved Equity Benchmarks, EDHEC Risk Institute, Lionel Martellini, PhD

14.45 – 15.15
Coffee Break

15.15 – 16.00
Passive investing based on market-capitalization indices and ETF’s
State Street Global Advisors, Richard Hannam, Managing Director

16.00 – 16.45
Passive investing based on Fundamental Indexation
Informed Portfolio Management (IPM), Anders Lindell, Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Strategist

16.45 – 17.30
Passive investing based on Active Indexing
The (R)evolution in indexing methods
Dr. Magne Orgland, CIO and Managing Partner, Wegelin Asset Management

17.30 – 19.00
Wrap-up and drinks
Event Details
  When   Between 22/09/2010 01:00 PM and 22/09/2010 05:00 PM
Where   Kasteel de Wittenburg, Landgoed de Wittenburg, 2244 BV Wassenaar, The Netherlands
Contact Details
  Name   Marieke Docters van Leeuwen
E-mail   marieke@cfanetherlands.nl