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February L.A. NABE Luncheon

Los Angeles Chapter of NABE

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

February L.A. NABE Luncheon

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Event Details

The Chief Investment Strategist for East End Wealth Management, Gene Balas, CFA, will discuss the consumers' plight in a tough economy.




 As the Chief Investment Strategist for East End Wealth Management he forecasts economic conditions to develop investment strategy to manage fixed income and multi-asset portfolios.  He also currently writes for TheStreet’s RealMoney site, where he has authored over one thousand articles over the past three years offering his insights, analysis and opinions on global economics. He will also soon be writing about global economics for another financial website as well as authoring a weekly subscription newsletter on global economics.

Previously he was Director of Investments at Genworth Financial Asset Management. In that role, he performed forecasts on macroeconomic conditions and determined the influences of thematic drivers to determine investment strategy and manage $6 billion in assets. Prior to GFAM, Gene was Director, Investment Management & Guidance at Merrill Lynch & Co. There he led the asset allocation strategy and investment policy team for Merrill’s Institutional Consulting Group, which supervises about $350 billion in assets.

In previous roles he headed the investment manager due diligence and asset allocation strategy functions at several firms, creating investment management units at a pension consultancy and a regional brokerage. He began his career in 1989 at Oppenheimer & Co.  He is a Chartered Financial Analyst.

He has a MBA in Finance from Columbia Business School and a BBA in Finance from the University of Houston.



REFUND / CANCELLATION POLICY:  All cancellations received at least 7 days before the event are subject to a $10 cancellation fee. No refunds less than 7 days before the event.

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When & Where

Los Angeles Branch of the San Francisco Federal Reserve
950 S. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90015

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Los Angeles Chapter of NABE

The Los Angeles Chapter of the National Association for Business Economics (L.A. NABE) was founded on October 18, 1968 by prominent local economists to provide Southern California a forum for business and economic issues and a network for local economists and those interested in business economics.

L.A. NABE holds monthly events and has been addressed by members of the Federal Reserve Board, chief economists of Fortune 500 companies, Nobel Laureates, senior government policy makers, as well as directors of national economic forecasting services.

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