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Pakistan’s stock market has modernized its operational architecture to become what may be Asia’s best kept secret. With moves to increase retail participation, the market outlook is bright. Read the analysis from CFA Institute Research Foundation:

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"When an animal pandemic hits, the results for investors are not pretty. Such pandemics easily reduce an affected company’s earnings by 10% to 20% and create share price declines of similar magnitude." — @JoachimKlement , CFA, @Enterprising 

ASIFMA argues that #Asiancompanies  should disclose #sustainablebusiness  practices. What are investors’ #ESG  expectations? #ARXCFAInstitute 

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How does the stock market collectively respond to quality losses versus quality gains? Ahmet Kurt, PhD, of @bentleyu  shares insights from an analysis of changes in firms’ product warranty payments. via @Enterprising 

Watch this pre-recorded CFA Institute webinar to learn about the challenges and opportunities of #investing  in India. #ARXCFAInstitute 

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Join our webinar Responsible Investing: The ESG-Efficient Frontier, when Professor Pedersen, Principal of AQR Capital Management and Finance Professor at Copenhagen Business School and NYU Stern, will share his insights into the costs and benefits.

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Why should investors own #bonds ? Daniela Mardarovici, CFA, Co-Head@Macquarie , answers this popular question and discusses the importance of standing against the tide when it comes to investing. #Take15Podcast 

How will biases, regulations, and economics and wealth distribution shape the future of fintech? @AndrewWLo  and @professor_ajay  explored that question in an #AlphaSummit  conversation with @mdc . @LarryCaoHK , CFA, shares the highlights. via @Enterprising 

Improved investment outcomes, scalable data, easier conversations with management, and improved regulator and investor trust are all benefits AIA saw in their GIPS Standards Journey. Learn more:

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Your dedication has gotten you here, but due to the uncertainty of #COVID19 , the June 2020 #CFAexam  has been postponed. Registrations will transfer to the next two exam dates, with December to include all levels. Details will follow, but visit the link for information.

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“Most analysts do not understand accounting.” If you want to differentiate yourself, focus on your accounting skills, says @TheIntuitInvest , CFA. And watch out for these common errors. via the @Enterprising  archives

“I have 53 stocks in my portfolio, and I have one trigger that will lead me to sell the stocks right away . . . You do a big acquisition, I’m out of your stock. I don’t care what justification you give me." — @AswathDamodaran , the @Enterprising  archives

Some of the biggest investment firms prefer hiring CFA® charterholders. Make sure you are one of them.

“Every great investment begins in discomfort,” Howard Marks, CFA, tells @johnauthers . “If everyone else didn’t hate the investments, they wouldn’t be cheap.” @HowardMarksBook  @CFAevents @business @Oaktree  #ConnectedInvesting  #ConferenceLive 

Why is the internal rate of return (IRR) obsolete? Because it doesn't tell when the average return starts to be earned or for how long, Massimiliano Saccone, CFA. says. So what's the alternative? @mxsk1  @XTALStrategies  @Enterprising  #privateequity 

“And here’s the most final & most damning evidence that mergers don’t work: Do you know half of all mergers are reversed within 10 years of the merger? The company that did the acquisition phase finally shows up & says, ‘Didn’t work.’” — @AswathDamodaran 

HAPPENING NOW: Join us for the start of our 73rd CFA Institute Annual Virtual Conference. Enjoy free online sessions focused on strategies for navigating the current markets. Join now: #ConnectedInvesting  #ConferenceLive 

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