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2013 Center for Financial Policy/Investment Company Institute Academic & Practitioner Conference on Mutual Funds and ETFs

October 3-4, 2013
Robert H. Smith School of Business
Van Munching Hall
University of Maryland
College Park, MD

Edward Bernard, Vice Chairman of the T. Rowe Price Group, and Gregory McGreevey, Chief Executive Officer of Invesco Global Fixed Income, will deliver the keynote addresses at the conference.

Panel discussions among academics and practitioners will include:

  • Risk Management and Oversight
  • ETFs and the Changing Role of the Financial Adviser, and Alternative Investment Strategies
  • Money Market Funds
  • Securities Lending and Repo Transactions

Paper presentations will include:

  • “Mandatory Portfolio Disclosure, Stock Liquidity, and Mutual Fund Performance”
  • “Flight-to-Liquidity, Market Uncertainty, and the Actions of Mutual Fund Investors”
  • “Affiliated Agents, Boards of Directors, and Mutual Fund Securities Lending Returns”
  • “ETFs, Arbitrage, and Shock Propagation”

Click here to view the full agenda.