NEW YORK, Oct. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Shawn Baldwin, global investments advisor and Chairman of AIA Group, joined 200 of the nation's top investment professionals Tuesday at the annual Bloomberg Markets Most Influential Summit. The media company convened bankers, policymakers and money managers on three continents to gain their perspectives on the coming year. Participants enjoyed a day of unparalleled networking and thought leadership around macroeconomic trends and the global forces shaping investment strategy.
Participants networked at the invitation-only, sold-out event with leaders and innovators who are shaping economies and making game-changing deals around the world. Featured speakers included: Bill Ackman, CEO and portfolio manager of Pershing Square Capital Management; Abby Joseph Cohen, President, Global Markets Institute at Goldman Sachs; Roger Ferguson, CEO and president, TIAA-CREF; Bob Greifeld, CEO, Nasdaq; and Clifford Asness, co-founder, managing principal and CIO, AQR Capital.
The summit is produced in conjunction Bloomberg Markets magazine's annual 50 Most Influential, and coincided with events held in Hong Kong and London. Baldwin has written articles on global investment trends for Forbes and Fast Company.
"Bloomberg brings together thought leaders from a broad range of industries, which is appealing to investors looking to diversify, take advantage of emerging markets, or identify socially conscious investment opportunities," Baldwin said. "Hearing direct insight from the most influential decision makers in the global markets is vitally important but also inspiring, in these volatile times."
The AIA Group is an advisory and investment firm that specializes in the foreign exchange, derivatives and commodities markets. Baldwin has provided trading, advisory, research, and investment banking services to pension funds, foundations, endowments and corporations. Learn more about AIA at www.aiafunds.com.
Media contact: Shawn Taylor | 312-371-6260 | [email protected].
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