European Investment Conference. A Fresh Perspective: Checking Assumptions, Challenging Mindsets. 16-17 October 2014. London, UK

Middle East Investment Conference

10 February 2015
Arraya Ballroom
Kuwait City, Kuwait

Under the patronage of His Excellency Anas K. Al-Saleh, Minister of Finance, State of Kuwait, the 2015 Middle East Investment Conference brings together international thought leaders, policymakers, industry experts, and key market participants from across the MENA region to consider the central theme of “Investing in New Realities.”

Taking place in Kuwait for the first time and co-hosted by CFA Society Kuwait and CFA Institute, this unique event will offer attendees the chance to discuss in detail the new opportunities open to MENA investors who are willing to investigate, evaluate, and seize them.

Topics covered by our world-class speakers will include:

  • Global economic outlook: Opportunities and challenges for MENA investors
  • Geopolitics and the rise of new super powers in the MENA region
  • The untapped growth dividend of demographics
  • Investment strategies for frontier markets
  • The Magic of Behavioral Economics
  • Small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs): Is MENA on the cusp of an SME boom?

CE Credit: Qualifies for 6.5 credit hours
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Featured Speakers

Amlan Roy
Amlan Roy

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Nouriel Roubini
Nouriel Roubini

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Henny Sender

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