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PANEL DISCUSSION: Market Timing vs. Buy and Hold! PLUS, Emerging Market Growth!
PANEL DISCUSSION and additional topic this time at the incredible Skirball Cultural Center $15.00 dollars at the door / $5.00 dollars for first time visitor only special rate.* Free Parking at the Skirball! 8:30am - Coffee, registration and book exchange 9:00am to noon - Programs TALK 1: "The Great Investor's Debate: Market Timing vs. Buy & Hold" Discussed by Davide Accomazzo, Chief Investment Officer, Thalassa Capital & Adjunct Professor at Graziadio School of Business, Pepperdine University PANEL DISCUSSION: A high-level roundtable will have four professors from Pepperdine’s Graziadio School of Business engage in the issue of market timing versus buy and hold. Davide Accomazzo will moderate the panel and will be joined by Clemens Kownatzki, Terrence Ing and Chris Manfre to discuss the potential market inefficiencies and related empirical evidence. They will address risk premia versus behavior expectations, micro-efficiency versus macro-inefficiency, time nature of expected returns and empirical evidence of efficiency/inefficiency from different approaches. Attend and learn: Evidence and nature of market inefficiency. Academic and empirical research on different strategic approaches. About tactical versus strategic portfolios. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- TALK 2: "Capturing the Growth of Emerging Markets" Discussed by: Kevin Carter, Founder and CEO of EMQQ, Founder of Big Tree Capital After a decade of poor performance, emerging markets are coming back in favor. With the internet becoming increasingly affordable, the majority of the world’s population is leapfrogging traditional consumption patterns and beginning to consume online for the first time. The Emerging Markets Internet & Ecommerce ETF (EMQQ) explores the greater influence of this new consumer wave, the preference for online shopping via the smartphone and ways investors can gain targeted exposure to the rapidly expanding e-commerce segment. Attend and learn: How the smartphone is capturing the growth of the emerging markets consumer sector. Flaws in the largest emerging market ETFs. Insights and key growth stories for some of the largest companies in the world that you may never have heard of. * First time visitors must mention first time status to the registration desk to get the special $5.00 rate or you will be charged $15.00.

Skirball Cultural Center

2701 N Sepulveda Blvd · Los Angeles, CA

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    AAII is the largest network of Individual investors in the United States. Our monthly events feature prominent speakers who cover various topics in stock market investing. Meetings are held at the beautiful Skirball Centre in Los Angeles, on the third Saturday of every month, from 9:00 am to noon. There are several Special Interest Groups on Retirement, Investing strategies etc. that meet monthly at the Culver City Veterans Memorial Complex.

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