Mediobanca SGR Annual Conference & New CFA Charterholders Award Event

  • Wednesday 28 November 2018
  • 14:30 - 20:30
  • Mediobanca
  • Via Filodrammatici, 3
  • 20121 - Milan
  • Eligible for 3.5 credits

This year the traditional CFA Charter Award Ceremony will be hosted by Mediobanca and close the annual conference on asset allocation

14:00 Registration & Welcome coffee
14:20 Welcome Speech

Francesco Saverio Vinci, General Manager of Mediobanca S.p.A. and  Chairman of Mediobanca SGR

14:30 AGENDA

Round Table

Is this REALLY different? Echoes from the end of business cycle

Moderator: Maria Pia Quaglia, Thompson Reuters

  • Emilio Franco, CFA, CEO - CIO Mediobanca SGR
  • Andrew Sheets, Senior Strategist Cross Asset Allocation, Morgan Stanley
  • Charles De Boissezon, Deputy Head of Global Asset Allocation & Equity strategy, Societè Generale

Round Table

The TINA effect on your portfolios: from yield enhancement to systematic hedging strategies and risk-parity portfolios

Moderator: Antonio Ligori, Mediobanca SGR

  • Giuseppe Tomasini, Head of Quantitative Investment, Mediobanca SGR
  • Sean Flanagan, Globa co-Head of Quantitative Investment Strategies, Morgan Stanley
  • Guillaume Arnaud, Head of Quantitative Investment Strategies, Societè Generale


“I've seen things you people wouldn't believe”:  Big Data and AI in financial markets

  • Douglas McKinley, Market Development Manager Enterprise Services, Refinitiv
17:45 Presentation of New CFA Charterholders Giancarlo Sandrin, CFA, President, CFA Society Italy

Giancarlo Sandrin, CFA

President, CFA Society Italy

Giancarlo Sandrin is President of CFA Society Italy since 2016 and Head of Asset Management Clients iShares Italy, BlackRock group. Giancarlo graduated at Università Bocconi and started his career as analyst at Goldman Sachs. Later he joined Gruppo Unicredito and, in 2006, TradingLab, HSBC Asset Management, where he managed relationships with institutional investors. From 2008 he is developing the fund buyers section for iShares.

18:15 Cocktail