AIAM Singapore | Q2 2020
AIAM Q2 Webinar Series
Due to the current situation with COVID-19 we have arranged a Webinar Series instead of a Workshop. Dimensional Fund Advisors, CultWines, SwissLife, SIX-Group, Pictet Asset Management, Columbia Thread Needle, will be sharing these highly relevant topics.
So come along, select and join our online sessions.
Details to be announce soon, so please stay tuned!
Columbia Threadneedle cordially invites you to join the webinar session tailored to the current market movement during these uncertain times.
As many businesses feel the ongoing stress from the COVID-19 pandemic, this session will explore how global credit markets are reacting. Our expert speakers will discuss what information is already priced into valuations, identify weak points in global credit markets, and share where the best opportunities might be found.
Key topics include:
• How monetary policy is impacting credit markets
• How does this episode compared with previous market crises
• How cheap are credit spreads
• Where are the opportunities in credit, and how best to capture them
We will be joined by:
Executive Director, Fixed Income
Lorenzo Garcia, CFA, FRM
Head of Investment Solutions, EMEA & APAC & Global Head of Solutions Design and Research
Dennis Quah, CAIA
Head of Wholesale Distribution and Product, Asia
"E"volution in exceptional times
COVID-19 has undoubtedly accelerated the global adoption of digital services. Circuit breaker is driving web-based software platforms growth, e-commerce in all shapes & forms is thriving as people stay homes, whilst Generation Z and Millennials are socialising & entertaining themselves in their own online world.
With a proven track record since 2008, please join Pictet Asset Management, a pioneer in thematic investing to find out more about the opportunities ahead.
Variable Universal Life - A new mode of premium payment
SwissLife will be hosting a webinar session showcasing how most of the time Asset Managers lose precious AUMs to traditional insurance plans. The session will help asset managers differentiate themselves from a one purpose investment solution to a multi-purpose investment solution.
Fine Wine Investment - The Pitfalls, the Pleasure and the Profit
Cult Wines will be hosting a webinar showcasing everything you need to know about investing in wine. Discussing the investment, how it works and how the industry has performed to date.
We will answer important questions about portfolios, storage and provenance and will open the floor for questions from attendees.
Webinar has been classified as CPD hours – below clear learning objectives:
- Benefits of fine wine for investors
- Fine wine versus equities and alternatives
- Markets during current turmoil
- Risks and rewards
- Investment process
- Wine market performance
- Cult Wines investment models and returns
- Managing your wine portfolio
Navigating Market Volatility During Uncertain Times
We are in a challenging time, facing rapidly evolving information about the coronavirus and the effects on how we work and live. Markets continue to function and are reflecting this constant change, which means greater volatility. These circumstances don’t make it easy for investors to stay in their seats. When markets are rising, a lot of energy naturally goes toward putting more money in. When markets are falling, the energy often focuses on taking money out.
This session will demonstrate how a robust investment philosophy can guide investment professionals and clients through periods of heightened uncertainty and market volatility.
Broaching the Topic of Investment Migration with Your Clients – Top 3 Conversation Starters
The topic of Investment Migration is a niche but extremely relevant topic for clients of AIAM members. The problem is not many Asset Managers know how to broach it with their clients. This session will provide the top 3 conversation starters that will not only help them do that but also genuinely help these Asset Managers provide value-add to their clients based on their varying individual needs and stages in life, especially given these challenging times, which might see the needs of clients changing.
Macroeconomic and Markets views / Our Global Positioning
In the current macro-economic environment defined by high market volatility as well as by political and economic uncertainties, Carmignac cordially invites you, in collaboration with the Association of Independent Asset Managers, for a Webinar on 17th of April 2020, 15:00-15:30.
In today’s unprecedented context, active and flexible management is more important than ever in order to manage your client’s assets.
For this session, Mr. Didier Saint-Georges, Managing Director and Member of the Strategic Investment Committee, will present Carmignac’s investment outlook and global asset allocation.
Importance of Cloud Based Technology in uncertain time
From the speed of modern business to the rapid response to COVID-19 enabling millions of people to work remotely, it’s hard to imagine a world without cloud technology. In other industries, such as media, marketing, retail, or technology adoption of cloud has caused significant disruption, while for wealth management the circumstances seem invariable.
Tighter regulations, changing customer needs, and shifts in the market significantly impact the Wealth Industry. Discover how cloud technology will help to meet growing customer demands and satisfy high customer expectations for success over the long-run.
Join this Webinar to understand the often invisible cloud transformation in Wealth Management. We will also walk through specific examples of how cloud technology secures execution pipes, automates risk management and enhances the Private client experience.