The Robeco Factor Investing Forum 2018 will explore the merits of Factor Investing from both an academic and practical perspective.
Professor Stephen Schaefer, Professor of Finance, London Business School, will deliver the keynote session that will look at the long-term evidence of factor-based investing. Outside academic life, professor Schaefer has consulted widely for a variety of financial institutions and is a co-author of two major reports for the Norwegian Ministry of Finance on the management of the Norwegian Government Pension Fund (the ‘Oil Fund’). He will share the latest insights in the field of factor investing together with the experts of Robeco.
Matthew Syed, columnist for The Times and the author of two acclaimed books Bounce and Black Box Thinking will close the forum.
Factor investing continues to be one of the most frequently discussed investment topics of recent years and we look forward to sharing our latest research and insights with you at this event.
||Registration & refreshments
Peter Walsh, Managing Director, Head of Robeco UK
||Factor-based investing: the long term evidence
Stephen Schaefer, Professor of Finance London Business School
||From Investment Theory to Practice
David Blitz, Head of Quantitative Research, Robeco
||Evidence based factor investing
Joop Huij, Head of Factor Investing Research, Robeco
||Beyond the pitfalls of passive investing: enhanced index investing
Wilma de Groot, Portfolio Manager Quantitative Equities at Robeco
||What is the secret of High Performance
Matthew Syed, Journalist, Author, Broadcaster
Please take notice that the program is subject to change, and may be updated up to the conference
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