The other panelists were Russ Allen, CFA, GLOBALT Investments, Frank j. Crown, CFA, Invesco Global Strategies, Andrew W. Jung, CFA. Montag & Caldwell Investment Counsel, Rex P. Macey, CFA, Wilmington Trust, David McElroy, Ridgeworth Investments, Carol Miller, CFA, Retired (Wellington Management Company), Chuck Osborne, CFA, Iron Capital Advisors, Aki Pampush, CFA, SunTrust Bank, Michael P. Rieger, CFA, Wells Fargo Securities, John B. Shepard, CFA, ZWJ Investment Counsel, and Darren R. Short, CFA, Barclays Capital.
The team from the University of Georgia was selected as the winner of the SCIRC. They will head to Omaha, Nebraska to compete for champion of the Americas. If they win there, then will compete the following day in the Global finals. Kendall Anderson, CFA stated, “It was totally surprised at the level of competency these young people displayed. They all were well prepared and honored themselves and their Universities”.
If you are interested in learning more about Anderson Griggs Portfolio Management, or would like additional information on this latest CFA meeting, contact a member of their team at 1-800-254-0874 or visit http://www.andersongriggs.com. Additional information on the CFA’s Institutes Global Investment Research Challenge can be found at http://www.cfainstitute.org.