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2016 Video Highlights

Wednesday, May 18

Welcome and Opening Remarks 

GMM Planning Committee Chairman Thomas Faust, chairman and CEO of Eaton Vance Corp., welcomes attendees to the 58th GMM and outlines the themes of the program.


Chairman’s Address 

ICI Chairman F. William McNabb, chairman and CEO of The Vanguard Group, discusses the changing nature of the fund industry and emphasizes the need for an effective advocate at the global level.


GMM Policy Forum 

In this opening session, ICI President and CEO Paul Schott Stevens and Michael R. Bloomberg hold a lively discussion on a range of topics including education reform, job creation, climate change, and societal shifts.

Michael R. Bloomberg
Founder, Bloomberg LP
UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Cities and Climate Change
Three-Term Mayor of New York City

Paul Schott Stevens
President and CEO
Investment Company Institute


Thursday, May 19

Facing the Future: Fresh Perspectives 

Fund leaders share their views on the opportunities presented by a rapidly changing business environment.

Brian Langstraat, Moderator

Andrea L. Lisher
Managing Director
JPMorgan Asset Management

Shundrawn A. Thomas
Executive Vice President and Head of Funds and Managed Accounts Group
Northern Trust Asset Management

Leslie Walstrom
Head of U.S. Marketing
Columbia Threadneedle Investments


Investment Insights and Strategies 

Leading investment strategists engage in an insightful discussion of key investment opportunities and product trends.

Tyler Mathisen, Moderator
Coanchor of CNBC’s Power Lunch and Nightly Business Report

Krishna Memani
Chief Investment Officer

Liz Ann Sonders
Senior Vice President and Chief Investment Strategist
Charles Schwab & Co.


How Will Emerging Technologies Affect the Asset Management Industry? 

Industry strategists and entrepreneurs engage in a provocative discussion about the role of emerging technologies and their potential effect on the asset management landscape.

Lisa Jones, Moderator
President and CEO
Pioneer Investment Management USA Inc.

George Castineiras
Managing Director
Gibraltar Ventures

Sanjiv Mirchandani
Fidelity Clearing and Custody

Akbar Sheriff
Head of Regional Client Management EMEA
State Street Bank & Trust Company


Friday, May 20

A Regulatory Session Featuring Mary Jo White 

SEC Chair Mary Jo White addresses GMM for the fourth year in a row, following an introduction by ICI President and CEO Paul Schott Stevens. She speaks on the most pressing regulatory issues facing the fund industry today.

Mary Jo White
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission


Focus on Funds Videos: 2016 GMM Highlights 

2016 Industry Insights from the ICI General Membership Meeting

  • Shundrawn Thomas, Northern Trust Asset Management
  • Akbar Sheriff, State Street Bank and Trust Company
  • Tyler Mathisen, CNBC


SEC Has Ambitious Agenda for Funds 

  • David Blass, ICI General Counsel


Industry Growth and Globalization Key Themes in 2016 Fact Book 

  • Brian Reid, ICI Chief Economist



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