Wednesday webinar at one: China - Walking the tightrope

Wednesday 20 October 2021 | 13:00 - 13:40 | Webinar

This session is brought to you by CFA UK's Investment Practices working group

The Chinese equity market has recently been in the spotlight. This session will concentrate on key questions that investors have been grappling with:

  • Will government policy affect the prospects for Chinese equities in the long term?
  • What are the risks of investing in China?
  • How can we capture the opportunities?

Join us for this webinar to share the insights of successful active Chinese equity managers on how they navigate these turbulent waters.

Where recordings are made, these are a member benefit that are accessed through the member-only platform, CFA UK Discover.


Registration: 12:55

Event: 13:00 - 13:40

CPD Points: 0.75


Jason Hsu, Founder and CIO, Rayliant Global Advisors

Jason is founder and CIO of Rayliant Global Advisors (RGA), a global investment management group with asset under management and advisory of more than US$27 billion as of June 2021. Rayliant applies quantitative methods to access behavioral-based alpha prevalent in inefficient markets like China. Jason also co-founded Research Affiliates, a global asset manager with US$171 billion in assets managed using its strategies as of June 30, 2021.

Jason sits on the editorial board of the Financial Analysts Journal, the Journal of Investment Management, the Journal of Investment Consulting and the Journal of Index Investing. He is a professor of finance at UCLA Anderson School of Management, and a visiting professor at Tsinghua University (China), Kyoto University (Japan) and National Chengchi University (Taiwan).

Jason has published more than 40 journal articles and is a contributing author to nine handbooks in finance and economics. He has won two Graham and Dodd Scroll Awards; one Graham and Dodd Reader’s Choice Award; one Graham and Dodd most prestigious award, three Bernstein Fabozzi/Jacob Levy Awards; and three William F. Sharpe Awards. He also co-invented the Fundamental Index, awarded best index by Global Pensions magazine in 2007, 2008 and 2009.

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