On May 6, 2014, ACIIA Deputy Chairman, Jesus Lopez Zaballos, participated to the CIIA graduation ceremony held in Buenos Aires.Together with the numerous speakers present at this event - among whom Mr. Douglas Elespe, President of the CIIA Committee in Argentina - our Deputy Chairman, after gratulating the graduates, took the opportunity to point out among others the importance of incorporating them into international activities as well as never stop training themselves.
The Financial Studies Foundation (FEF) which is the think tank of the IEAF, in order to encourage and recognize the work of research and study in the field of Financial Markets, Economics, Finance and Institutions and Entities providing Financial Services, announces the "Research Awards" annually. This year 2014 the amount for the winner will be of 15,000€.
The Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute (“HKSI Institute”) awarded 20 scholarships to outstanding university students in Hong Kong. The scholars received complimentary access to events and training courses at the HKSI Institute and competed for premier summer placement with leading firms and the HKSI Institute, as well as for the opportunity to join the HKSI Institute delegation to Shanghai in May.
The Securities Analysts Association of Japan - SAAJ will host the 14th SAAJ Summer Seminar entitled “Macro-Economic Environment and Fixed Income Investment Strategy by the Japanese Pension Funds” on Wednesday 2 July in Tokyo. The first SAAJ Summer Seminar was held in 2001 and since then fixed income investment strategies have been the main theme. SAAJ welcomes CIIA holders from abroad for free of charge.