Cohen & Steers, Guggenheim Partners and Vanguard sign on to advise on content strategy and direction for FTF's PMA conference in March
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / December 10, 2019 / Financial Technologies Forum (FTF) announced today that leading performance measurement experts will work with FTF to advise on content strategy and direction for its Performance Measurement Americas (PMA) conference in New York this March.
Alex Shafran, CFA, Head of Performance Measurement and Client Reporting at Cohen & Steers, Jen Burka, CFA, CIPM, Head of Investment Performance & Attribution at Guggenheim Partners and Michael Pfaff, CIPM, Performance Analytics Lead, Vanguard Institutional Advisory Services will work with FTF to develop the conference agenda, which includes keynotes, presentations and panel discussions.
"We are excited to have these leading industry figures join our PMA event team on an advisory basis," said Maureen Lowe, Founder & President of FTF. "Performance measurement is a rapidly changing industry. Bringing in subject matter experts that are in tune with the latest industry pain points helps us build and deliver a better event for the community. We appreciate the tremendous support we are getting from Cohen & Steers, Guggenheim Partners and Vanguard. It makes a big difference."
PMA 2020 will explore a variety of topics focused on the most pertinent issues facing the industry. Changing regulation, compliance, impact of new technologies, data quality, cybersecurity, fee compression, client reporting, and maintaining the competitive edge while managing costs are among some of the topics that will be discussed.
Commenting on PMA 2019, here is what attendees had to say, "Excellent subject matter expertise available, with very good discussions both within the forum and during breaks," Global Operations Executive, buy-side firm.
"I found the forum educational and got many new ideas to implement within my firm," Senior VP, buy-side firm.
"I enjoyed the experience, and meeting with some of our colleagues from other firms. It's always good to know that other firms experience the same challenges, but also an opportunity learn from success stories," Managing Director, Investment Analytics, insurance company.
PMA 2020 takes place on March 19th & 20th at the Dream Downtown in New York. This one and half-day event starts at 8:30am on the 19th with presentations and panel discussions with some of the top subject matter experts in the performance measurement space. The event concludes at mid-day on March 20th.
The first early bird registration ends on December 31, 2019. Click here to visit the event website for more information and to register for the event.
Interested to speak at PMA 2020? Send an email to [email protected]
About Financial Technologies Forum
Founded in 2006, Financial Technologies Forum (FTF) is a women-owned media company focused on delivering news, other useful content, premier conferences, interactive webinars, and a variety of special events for the professionals that make capital markets work. FTF focuses on middle- and back-office operations, IT innovation and advances in compliance, regulation, market structure and key aspects of global securities processing. Our global client base consists of C-suite executives and senior level securities professionals from leading financial services institutions, upstart firms, service providers and financial technology companies. Our online news service, FTF News and magazine FTF Focus offer original editorial content, news updates, in-depth analysis and industry research on all things related to securities operations, fintech, compliance, regulatory matters and trends affecting middle and back-office operations. FTF also assists leading financial technology and service providers with various marketing and lead generation services. Click here to visit our website or follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.
For more information, please contact Maureen Lowe - [email protected]
SOURCE: Financial Technologies Forum