Wednesday, May 27, 2020 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM PDT
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Raquel Altavilla - CFASS Administrator 
CFA Society Sacramento 

Crashes, Melt-Ups, and the Tools to
Manage Historic Volatility

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Michael A. Gayed, CFA, Portfolio Manager of the ATAC Rotation Fund, 2x Dow Award winner, and 2x Founders Award winner discusses the current marketplace and the recent coronavirus collapse and melt-up. Michael will share how the strategies developed from findings in both Dow Award winning papers (2014 & 2016) performed in real-time during both market moves, and how to know when it’s all over. Join for special insights on his signals, his intermarket analysis, and thoughts on where we go from here.


Michael A. Gayed, CFA
Portfolio Manager

As Portfolio Manager, Mr. Gayed helps to structure portfolios to best take advantage of various strategies designed to maximize the amount of time and capital spent in potentially outperforming investments.

Prior to his current role, he served as Portfolio Manager for a large international investment group, trading long/short investment ideas. From 2004 – 2008, he was a Portfolio Strategist at AmeriCap Advisers, LLC. As a member of the investment committee, he performed detailed analysis and helped to structure client portfolios. In 2007, Mr. Gayed launched his own long/short hedge fund, using various trading strategies focused on taking advantage of stock market anomalies.

Mr. Gayed is an active contributor to popular financial websites and has been interviewed on national media, including CNBC and Bloomberg TV/Radio. An award winning author, Mr. Gayed is a sought after speaker discussing his research and unique approach to interpreting market movements. He has co-authored four award-winning research papers on market anomalies and investing.

Mr. Gayed earned his B.S. from New York University, and is a CFA Charterholder.

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