Women in Investment Management in collaboration with Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec



Through education and networking events, CFA Montreal’s Women in Investment Management series objective is to lead the way when it comes to increasing diversity in the investment profession and promote diversity at the corporate level across all industries. Together we want to continue building the business case for diversity and encourage firms to design teams that will deliver better results for clients. 

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Cracking the Confidence Code: What men and women should know


ABC News

Claire Shipman is a regular contributor to Good Morning America and other national broadcasts for ABC News. Prior to joining the morning broadcast in May of 2001 Shipman served as White House correspondent for NBC News.

Over the years she has conducted in-depth interviews with Presidents, U.S. Secretary of State, Vice Presidents and numerous others.

She is the co-author, with Katty Kay, of two New York Times bestsellers: The Confidence Code: The Art and Science of Self-Assurance - and What Women Need to Know (April, 2014), an informative and practical guide to understanding the importance of confidence—and learning how to achieve it—for women of all ages and at all stages of their career and Womenomics: Work Less, Achieve More, Live Better (2009) which addresses how today's women's management style is.

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Rich Thinking


Portfolio Manager

Cumberland Private Wealth Management

Mrs. Stewart has been advising high net worth entrepreneurs, executives and families for nearly 20 years. Her responsibilities include portfolio management and new business development. 

Mrs. Stewart has conducted significant research in the area of women and finance, she writes and is frequently quoted in the media – see www.barbarastewart.ca.

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 This event is not reserved for women only.

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Read the CFA Institute Women in Investment Management Initiative brochure here.