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~ Volunteer Leaders Series ~
A Successful Hedge Fund Manager: Survival by Continuous Learning
[Registration for Level I & II Candidates and Non-members] [Complete] [Full]
Event Code: 170712H-NM
Date 12-Jul-2017
Time 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Venue CityU SCOPE Admiralty Learning Centre
Room UT, 8/F, United Centre, 95 Queensway,
Admiralty, Hong Kong
Speaker(s) Mr. George W. Long, CFA
Founder, Chairman and Chief Investment Officer
LIM Advisors Limited
Fee CFA Candidate(s) at HK$100.0/person
Guest(s) and Non-member(s) at HK$100.0/person
This seminar is qualified for
  • This is the registration page for CFA Level I & II Candidates and Non-members only.
  • CFA Candidate(s) for Year 2017/18 only.
  • Snacks and soft drinks will be provided.
  • Only Visa and Master Card are accepted for online payment.
This themed happy hour is NOT qualified for any CPT hour.

Event Details
As a successful hedge fund manager and the Founding President of HKSFA, George Long will share his strategy for survival in an ever-changing environment with keen competitions, and how such strategy helped him to achieve various milestone on his personal success.
  • What are the key elements that make a hedge fund manager successful?
  • What were the key challenges in his career, and how did he overcome them?
  • What did he gain or learn from volunteer experience which helped the success in his career?
  • What will be the upcoming challenge(s) to asset management industry and the practitioners? What is his advice to tackle those challenges? 
About the Speaker

Founder, Chairman and Chief Investment Officer
LIM Advisors Limited
  • A former governor of AIMR (now the CFA Institute). He also established the Hong Kong Society of Financial Analysts, as well as the Hong Kong / China chapter of the Alternative Investment Management Association.
  • The Founder, Chairman and Chief Investment Officer of LIM Advisors Limited.
  • He has extensive experience in banking and managing global investment funds in Asia since 1980. He managed or advised Hong Kong authorised funds and other public funds, and was himself a licensed investment advisor and a commodity trading advisor.
  • Before establishing LIM, Long set up and ran Barclays Global Investors’ asset management business in Asia. While at Barclays, Long served on the executive committee for Barclays Group Asia and the global investment committee in London.
  • Prior to that, he was the Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of Gartmore Asia. He also worked in New York for Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company, and served as a Director in various Investment Trusts/Trust Companies.