Practitioners’ Insights: Investing in Gold
- May 8, 2020
- 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM IST
- Why should investors evaluate gold as an investment?
- From an asset allocation perspective, what are potential ranges for different investor types? Given where we are in a cycle, how should we think of it?
- How do precious metals figure in different asset allocation theories? Cases for and case against allocation?
- Relative performance of gold versus equity & debt. What are key learnings and implications?
- What are the range of investment options for gold?
- How is physical gold priced? Connections with international prices/MCX
CFA Society India is pleased to announce the upcoming webinar “Practitioners’ Insights: Investing in Gold”.
Gold is dear to most Indians. Yet, from an asset allocation perspective, there is a risk that gold may not be getting the attention it deserves. In this webinar, among others, Krishna Hegde, CFA will address the following important questions on Gold.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
Kazi Arif Uz Zaman, CFA is a partner at GestAlt Network, a Bangalore-based investment partnership. Kazi has ~24 years of experience in private equity and investment banking having led PE investments aggregating to over USD 200 m in diverse sectors such as business services, consumer services, renewable energy, telecoms, industrials/ manufacturing and retail with full deal life cycle experience. Kazi has also been an active angel investor in the fintech space. Prior to co-founding GestAlt Network in early 2017, Kazi served as Managing Director, Private Equity at Everstone Capital, a leading India-focused mid-market private equity fund where he worked for over nine years and prior to that as Associate Director at ICICI Venture (2005-2007), the private equity arm of ICICI Bank and at the time the largest domestic private equity fund manager in India by AUM. He had earlier spent 9 years on sell side advisory with ANZ Investment Bank / ANZ Grindlays Bank advising on consummated deals valued at over USD 10 billion in India, South East Asia, UK, and sub-Saharan Africa. Kazi holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (1996) and was awarded a Bachelor of Technology degree with Honours in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology at Kharagpur (1994). He has served as a Founder Director of the CFA Society India (legally incorporated as the Indian Association of Investment Professionals) in 2004-05.
CFA Society India members: Free | CFA Level 3 Cleared: INR 100 |
CFA program candidates: INR 100 | Others: INR 150
This event is qualified for 1.0 CE credit hours for CFA Society India members
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