CFA for Your Profession | Trading and Execution

  • Thursday 18 January 2024
  • 18:30 - 19:30
  • Virtual Event
  • Eligible for 1 credit

This event is dedicated to whoever has an interest in learning more about a specific profession within the financial services sector. CFA for Your Profession offers the opportunity to meet senior professionals with first-hand experience in a specific field.

CFA for Your Profession is an exclusive benefit of CFA Society Italy Members.

In an era of dynamic financial markets, our upcoming CFA for Your Profession event aims to illuminate the intriguing world of Trading and Execution. This event serves as a unique opportunity for professionals, aspiring traders, and enthusiasts alike to explore the captivating facets of a career that combines analytical prowess, strategic thinking, and real-time decision-making.

We will dive into the day-to-day of the trading desk of a large asset manager, exploring what it is like to create and implement execution strategies across different portfolios and asset classes.

18:30 Welcome Remarks Andrea Semino, CFA - Head of Index & ETFs Sales Italy - Credit Suisse

Andrea Semino

CFA - Head of Index & ETFs Sales Italy - Credit Suisse

Andrea is responsible for ETF and Index Fund sales at Credit Suisse, part of UBS Group. With over a decade of experience in investment management and sales, Andrea has worked in both Italy and Switzerland. He covered various roles client coverage and portfolio management with BlackRock, Credit Suisse and, most recently, UBS. Andrea is a CFA Charterholder since 2015 and holds a Master of Science in Finance from Bocconi University.

18:35 CFA for Your Profession | Trading and Execution Michelangelo Gigante, CFA, FRM - Head of Execution Desk - Eurizon

Michelangelo Gigante

CFA, FRM - Head of Execution Desk - Eurizon

Michelangelo has been managing the Eurizon Execution Desk since 2019, before this experience he was at Unicredit Bank AG as a Trader on Financial and Structured Bonds and before that as a Proprietary Trader always at Unicredit. Previously he was Total Return Portfolio Manager at Fideuram Asset Management in Dublin and Milan.

18:50 Q&A Session

Important information

  • Registrations are closed.
  • A kind reminder with instructions to connect to the Zoom platform has been sent to all registered participants on 17 January. Please check your spambox.
  • The event is typically held in Italian. If you prefer the use of English please make a request at the beginning of the meeting.