International Investing in a Volatile World
by Matt Scherer, CFA, Co-Portfolio Manager, CIBC International Growth Strategy
Matt Scherer is the co-portfolio manager for CIBC’s International Growth investment strategy. This investment strategy has outperformed the MSCI ACWI index by over 250 basis points since inception (6/1/2007) on a net basis. Scherer will provide a macro view of global economy and investment environment and address key investment themes we see in the global market. He’ll provide insight into how CIBC assesses investment opportunities in both the developed international and emerging markets and in so doing, make the case for active management in international investing.
Matt Scherer is a portfolio manager and equities analyst for CIBC Private Wealth Management with more than 20 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Team Geneva Advisors, which became part of CIBC in 2017, he was a research analyst at Aragon Global LLC, where he worked as a consumer and business services analyst. Previously, he worked in London for Carlson Capital UK Ltd. as a research analyst covering European equities. He began his career with RBC Capital Markets as an associate analyst covering restaurants. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He also studied at the London Business School. Scherer is a holder of the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.
From this presentation, you will learn:
- A better understanding of the international investment opportunity in an environment impacted by technology, trade disputes, nationalism and potential global pandemics
- Why you should own international equities in your diversified portfolio
- How certain active managers are able to leverage a disciplined process to deliver alpha over full market cycles
StreetSmart Edge for Option Traders
by Brian Bell, Regional Investment Strategist, Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.
Discover how Schwab’s StreetSmart Edge provides powerful options tools that may help you analyze a potential options strategy, customize different time frames and gauge current probabilities of the underlying trading at certain levels. You will also learn how to place both single-leg and multi-leg options trades and their strategic uses.
Brian Bell has 33 years of professional experience. He has held his position as regional investment strategist at Charles Schwab since 2019. Bell started his career at Schwab in 1989 as a senior manager. After an interlude of working at TD Ameritrade in 2005 as a senior manager, he returned to Schwab in 2012 as a managing director and in 2015 became managed solutions regional manager.
You’ll come away from the webinar with a better understanding of:
- Option strategies, and how they can be used to compliment a portfolio
- How to use analytical tools in the StreetSmart Edge trading platform
- Option Greeks and their use
Date and Time:
Saturday, May 16, 2020
8:30 am Webinar Sign-in
8:45 am International Investing in a Volatile World
10:00 am Break
10:15 am StreetSmart Edge for Options Traders
11:30 End of Webinar
This is a free webinar hosted by Charles Schwab
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