Annual Mutual Fund Directors Forum Conference

The Road Ahead – Disruption and Innovation in the Fund Industry

May 8, 2018
The Smith Suite at the Ronald Reagan Building
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004


The Mutual Fund Directors Forum and the Center for Financial Policy at the University of Maryland’s Smith School of Business co-sponsored this program on May 8, 2018, in Washington, DC.

Financial technology has the potential to dramatically change the fund industry. The program will explore some of the opportunities and challenges likely to result from technological innovation.

Conference panels explored:

  • An overview of blockchain and other technology and how it may be used in the fund industry.
  • Roboadvisers.
  • Cybersecurity issues.


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