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Conference Overview

etfExchange traded funds are not a new investment concept but are undergoing a revolution in growth and product development to meet heightened demand and popularity across all sectors of the investment community. Viewed as a low cost, risk adverse, liquid and tax efficient way to diversify a portfolio, ETFs are considered an ideal investment vehicle for investors continuing to seek high yields despite persistent global market volatility and low returns.

By attending this independent and comprehensive two day event comprising insightful sessions, panel discussions and an interactive half day workshop led by leading international and local experts, you will be updated on the very latest trends, products, investment strategies and technologies driving the growth of this popular pooled investment vehicle.

Key topics include:

  • Trends and forecasts globally and locally in use of ETFs
  • Evolution of exchange traded funds from ETFs 1.0 to ETFs 2.0 and beyond
  • Benefits v risks of different types of ETFs ie asset allocation, fixed income, liquid alts, equities, REITs, currency, commodities
  • Operating within the constraints of regulatory controls
  • Smart beta ETFs under the microscope
  • Active ETF modelling strategies for optimal portfolio construction and implementation
  • The fact and fiction about tax efficiencies in ETFs
  • Robo advice in ETFs – a help or hindrance for advisors
Book today to reserve your place at this landmark event for 2017 offering an unrivaled learning experience and prime networking opportunities to help steer the expansion and success of ETFs in Australia and its stakeholder community.

Who should attend:

Institutional investors, banks, insurance companies, super funds, private wealth investors, SMSFs, service providers, issuers, exchanges, dealers and traders, EFT Fund strategists, financial advisors, consultants, academics, analysts and researchers, software vendors and others stakeholders.


VP, Client Coverage, MSCI

Head of ETF Capital Markets at Vanguard Australia

MD and Global Head of Index Investment Strategy, S&P Indices

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To register for the conference please download the brochure and fax the form to us or you can Register Online.

Registrations Manager:
IBR Conferences Pty Ltd
Tel: +61 (0) 2 9896 0776
Fax: +61 (0) 2 9896 0796
Email: register@ibrc.com.au


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Phone: (+61 2) 9896 0776
Email: register@ibrc.com.au
Address: PO BOX 411, Wentworthville,
NSW 2145