When

Monday, January 21, 2019 from 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM CST
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Where

RBC Convention Centre 
375 York Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3C3J3
 

 
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Contact

Eva Swan, Administrator, 
CFA Society Winnipeg 
204-471-3640 
info@cfawinnipeg.ca 

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54th Annual Forecast Dinner 

Join us at 5:00pm for Winnipeg’s premier investment community event in the RBC Convention Centre’s York Ballroom where we invite our guests to start the evening at the cocktail reception sponsored by GLC Asset Management complete with complimentary appetizers and a cash bar.

Mingle with your guests and industry colleagues as Master of Ceremonies, Bruce Sellery, guides us through the evening’s events. CFA Institute representative will be in attendance to bring greetings and present the charters to Winnipeg’s newest CFA charterholders. Following a three course meal and the presentation of the forecaster of the year awards, Bruce will facilitate a panel-style market forecast discussion with our distinguished industry experts before we wrap up the formal events and adjourn to the reception that will remain open until 10:00pm.

While we are currently firming up speakers joining Bruce to the stage, one of our speakers for this year is Sachin Gupta. Mr. Gupta is a managing director of PIMCO in the Newport Beach office, global portfolio manager and head of the global desk. He is a member of the Asia-Pacific Portfolio Committee, and has also served as a member of the European Portfolio Committee and a rotating member of the Investment Committee.

Master of Ceremonies

Bruce Sellery

Bruce Sellery is a personal finance expert, author, and TV host. He has written two Globe & Mail bestselling books including, “Moolala: Why smart people do dumb things with money (and what you can do about it)”.  He writes columns for Moneysense Magazine, Chatelaine and Today’s Parent and is a featured guest on media outlets across North America including Cityline, Breakfast Television, CBC Radio, MSNBC and CNN. He was a host of “The Exchange” on CBC Television, reality TV show “Million Dollar Neighbourhood” on the Oprah Winfrey Network and an anchor for the “Business News Network” in Toronto and New York City. Prior to his move into media, Bruce worked in marketing strategy at Procter & Gamble. He is an alumnus of the Governor General’s Leadership Conference, a director of the Canadian Club of Toronto, and a member of the Advisory Board for the Smith School of Business at Queen’s University, his alma mater.

Forecast Dinner Speakers

Sachin Gupta


Mr. Gupta is a managing director in the Newport Beach office, global portfolio manager and head of the global desk. He is a member of the Asia-Pacific Portfolio Committee and has also served as a member of the European Portfolio Committee and a rotating member of the Investment Committee. Previously, he was in PIMCO's London office managing European liability driven investment (LDI) portfolios. Before that, he was part of PIMCO’s global portfolio management team in the Singapore office. In these roles, he focused on investments in government bonds, foreign exchange and interest rate derivatives across global markets. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2003, he was in the fixed income and currency derivatives group at ABN AMRO Bank. He has 21 years of investment experience and holds an MBA from XLRI, India. He received an undergraduate degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.

CFA Institute Representative

Wendy Pirie, PhD, CFA, CA, CPA/PFS, CAIA, CGMA, Director, CIPM Program Exam Development , CFA Institute 

Details will be updated as the become available