Alpha Wounds: How the Industry is Failing End Clients


Date: 13 October 2017, Friday

Time: 12.00pm to 2.00pm (Registration and lunch begins at 12pm; Talk starts at 12.30pm) 

Venue: School of Economics & Social Sciences, Singapore Management University, Seminar Room 2.10, 90 Stamford Road, Singapore 178903


The global investment industry's evolution has created an ecosystem that limits the ability of investment managers to deliver alpha to their end clients. In this presentation Jason A. Voss, CFA provides an overview of the investment ecosystem, and then identifies how each player in the system wounds alpha. A brief outline of the presentation:

- An unequal contract
- Ecosystem overview
- Alpha Wounds: Asset Managers
- Alpha Wounds: Intermediaries
- Alpha Wounds: Asset Owners
- Alpha Wounds: End Client

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Jason A. Voss - Content Director CFA Institute

Jason A. Voss, CFA, is a content director at CFA Institute and author of The Intuitive Investor. Previously, he was co-portfolio manager of the Davis Appreciation & Income Fund. Mr. Voss has been published in the Journal of Private Equity and the Journal of Behavioral Finance and has given numerous press interviews to such organizations as the Wall Street Journal and the BBC. He received a BA in economics and an MBA from the University of Colorado.

Friday, October 13, 2017-
Friday, October 13, 2017

12:00 p.m.-02:00 p.m.

Seminar Room 2.10, SESS, SMU
Seminar Room 2.10, (Level 2) School of Economics and Social Sciences (SESS), Singapore Management University, 90 Stamford Road Singapore 178903

Jason A. Voss

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