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Distinguished Speaker Series: Jean-Marie Eveillard


Value investing makes sense; it works over time, so how come there are so few of us?

Date, Time, and Location:
Wednesday, August 09, 2017 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Chicago Club, 81 E. Van Buren, Chicago, IL  60605   (Driving Directions)

Fee:
Members - $45 or FREE with function ticket
Student Members - $20
Non-Members - $65
Reserved VIP table - $360 (8 guests, company name on table, contact office directly)
(member pricing underwritten by CFA Society Chicago)

CFA Institute Qualified Activity: Eligible for 1 credit hour

Attire: Business Casual

Menu: Chef's Choice (vegetarian meal and iced tea available upon request)

Registration: Register Online

Agenda:
11:30 am - 12:00 pm: Registration & Networking
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Program

Hosted by: Distinguished Speaker Series Advisory Group

J.M. Eveillard Jean-Marie Eveillard became a senior advisor to the First Eagle Investment Management Global Value team in March 2009 and now serves as board trustee to First Eagle Funds. From 1979-2004, Eveillard was the lead portfolio manager for all of First Eagle Investment Management Global Value investment strategies. He left these duties at the end of 2004 but continued to serve as a senior advisor to the Global Value team, and returned as lead portfolio manager in March 2007 until Matt McLennan became lead portfolio manager and head of the team in March 2009.

Eveillard started his career in 1962 with Société Générale before relocating to the United States in 1968. Two years later, Jean-Marie began as an analyst with the SoGen International Fund. In 1979, he was appointed portfolio manager of the SoGen International Fund, later named the First Eagle Global Fund. Eveillard was named Morningstar's International Manager of the Year in 2001, and in 2003 received a Lifetime Achievement Award from Morningstar for building one of the most successful long-term records in the investment business.

Eveillard is a graduate of Écoles des Hautes Études Commerciales, a French graduate school for economic studies.

*Special Notes Regarding Fees:
Regular, Candidate, and Affiliate Members may apply function tickets as payment for Non-member or Student Member. Credit card required to guarantee ALL reservations except for reservations using Function Tickets. Day-of-event registrations accepted on-site only if applicable and space available. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club are accepted. Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, August 3rd.

Passport Program
Members of any CFA society may attend at the CFA Society Chicago member rate. If you are only a member of CFA Institute, you do not qualify for the society member rate.

CFA Institute CE Qualified Activity
This program qualifies for credit under the guidelines for the CFA Institute Professional Development Program.

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