Systematic Credit Investing

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CFA Society Ireland

Start time: 12.30 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

TD Securities, 5th floor, One Molesworth, Molesworth Street, Dublin 2

Announcement from the CFA Society Ireland organiser:

CFA Society Ireland is delighted to host an event with Acadian Asset Management’s Director of Systematic Credit, Scott Richardson, who will talk about the features that make credit a compelling asset class for investors.

Scott will touch on themes from his ground-breaking academic work, such as the credit risk premium and factor investing in the credit space

Click here to make a reservation. This is a free event and is open to CFA Society Ireland members only.

This event qualifies for 1 CFA PL (Professional Learning), 1 hour CPD for LIA  and IoB CPD has been requested.


12:30: A networking light lunch

13.00: Seminar begins (Seminar and Q&A will run for approx. 60 mins)

Scott Richardson, Ph.D.
Biographical details

Scott Richardson, Ph.D., SVP, Director, Systematic Credit, Acadian Asset Management
Scott Richardson leads the systematic credit effort at Acadian. Scott previously worked as a researcher and portfolio manager at AQR, with a focus on credit and fixed income markets, and has held senior positions at BlackRock (Barclays Global Investors), including head of Europe equity research and head of global credit research. He is also affiliated with London Business School, serves as an editor of the Review of Accounting Studies, and has published extensively in leading academic and practitioner journals. In 2009, he won the Notable Contribution to Accounting award for his work on earnings quality and accruals. Scott earned a B.Ec. with first-class honours from the University of Sydney and a Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of Michigan.