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A Painful Realignment: Peter Zeihan on Brexit Fallout

Geopolitical strategist Peter Zeihan expects a continued unraveling of the global order, and the United States may become its biggest source of disruption.

Seven Trends in Investment Management: Ronald N. Kahn

Investment management is evolving into three distinct branches, says Ronald N. Kahn: indexing, smart beta/factor investing, and pure alpha.

Daniel J. Levitin: Multi-Tasking Doesn’t Work

“One thing that the brain is very, very good at is self-deception,” says Daniel J. Levitin.

The Era of Big Data Capitalism

We have officially entered the era of big data capitalism, according to Viktor Mayer-Schönberger.

Paul Smith, CFA: Looking Back and Looking Ahead

Paul Smith, CFA, returned to his hometown of London to deliver his fifth and final annual address as president and CEO of CFA Institute.

The Secret to Bringing Your Best Brain

Pete Ronayne, of the Center for Creative Leadership, has a simple recommendation for improving your brain’s performance.

ESG Integration in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa

CFA Institute and the Principles of Responsible Investment (PRI) have released a series of reports addressing the current state of global environmental, social, and governance.

ESG and Sustainable Finance: Taking Climate Change Literally, But Not Seriously

Since my last blog on the issue, the topic of finance and climate change has risen to headline news, thanks to the Extinction Rebellion protests, including near the CFA Institute London offices at Bank Junction.

Paul Smith, CFA: Looking Back and Looking Ahead

Paul Smith, CFA, reminds investment professionals that "We can face disruption without losing sight of the values we hold dear."

Daniel J. Levitin Offers an Alternative to Multi-Tasking

Neuroscientist Daniel J. Levitin shared his recommendations for people trying to deal with information overload and accomplish more at work.