NEW YORK, April 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Industry-leading investment management firm Gerstein Fisher is proud to support Financial Literacy Month and believes in the importance of continual investor education. Taking place every April in the United States, Financial Literacy Month emphasizes the importance of financial literacy and intends to help teach Americans how to both create and maintain healthy, positive financial habits on an ongoing basis.
"At Gerstein Fisher, we believe an educated investor is a better investor," said Chief Investment Officer Gregg S. Fisher. "We are proud to support Financial Literacy Month, as it highlights something we take seriously and are committed to all year long."
The firm's commitment to investor education encompasses both written communications and client events including its Real Talks series, which brings leading experts from both within finance and beyond together to take up topics of direct relevance to individual investors. The next such event, "Disordered World or New World Order?" is scheduled for April 13th and will be an exploration of the complex geopolitical, economic and financial landscape within which today's investors are operating. Featured speakers will include Professor Rawi Abdelal of Harvard Business School, a noted expert on the politics and economics of globalization and Academic Advisor to Gerstein Fisher, and Dr. Adam Segal, Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations and author of "The Hacked World: How Nations Fight, Trade, Maneuver, and Manipulate in the Digital Age."
In addition to the Real Talks program, Gerstein Fisher offers smaller seminars for clients including a three-part "Basics of Investing" series as well as individual programs for more targeted areas of interest such as Social Security, financial and investment strategies for business owners, and seminars for younger investors.
About Gerstein Fisher
Gerstein Fisher is an investment management firm headquartered in New York City. Founded in 1993, the firm manages assets using a quantitative, Multi-Factor® approach grounded in economic theory and time-tested academic research. Drawing on a deep understanding of both market dynamics and investor behavior, Gerstein Fisher has more than two decades of experience creating innovative solutions for investors. For more information, please visit www.GersteinFisher.com.
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