2021 CPBI Manitoba/Saskatchewan Economic Forecast

January 13, 2021 1:00 PM to 2:15 PMOnline - Central Time Zone
Area of Interest: Pensions, Benefits, Investments, Networking Format: Web

Eric Theoret will offer an assessment of the macro landscape, touching upon the outlook for economic activity, central bank policy, and markets as we enter 2021. The presentation will offer a framework for understanding the economy within the context of the pandemic and will highlight the tailwinds (and headwinds) for key sectors and geographies as markets incorporate the economic policies of the next U.S. administration.

Eric Theoret, CFA, CMT, is a director, macroeconomic strategist for the Macroeconomic and Strategy Team within the Multi-Asset Solutions Team (MAST) at Manulife Investment Management. The Multi-Asset Solutions Team is tasked with the design, delivery and management of bespoke cross-asset class investment solutions that include pension and retirement solutions, risk management- and outcome-oriented solutions, and multi-manager portfolios including both public and private assets. 

Eric provides global macroeconomic and financial markets research for MAST. Prior to joining Manulife Investment Management in 2020, Eric worked at Scotiabank Global Banking & Markets as a Director, FX Strategy where he covered G10 currencies with a primary focus on CAD (Canadian dollar). Prior to this, Eric was at BMO Capital Markets working as an analyst in corporate lending. Eric began his career at British Petroleum. Eric also has experience in foreign exchange reserve management at the Bank of Canada and prime brokerage at Scotiabank. Eric is a CFA charterholder and holds a CMT (Certified Market Technician designation).

A recent appearance on BNN can be viewed here:

https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/video/optimistic-months-ahead-as-canadian-dollar-trades-fundamentals-strategist~2011931

Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Time: 1:00pm-2:15pm Central Standard Time

Registration Fee:

CPBI Members: $25 +GST

Future Members: $65 +GST

Credit: This session qualifies for 1 Continuing Education, offered in partnership with the Insurance Councils of Manitoba or Saskatchewan  (one credit per hour). You will be required to complete a short quiz at the end of the online session to qualify for continuing education credits.

Eric Theoret will offer an assessment of the macro landscape, touching upon the outlook for economic activity, central bank policy, and markets as we enter 2021. The presentation will offer a framework for understanding the economy within the context of the pandemic and will highlight the tailwinds (and headwinds) for key sectors and geographies as markets incorporate the economic policies of the next U.S. administration.

  

Eric Theoret, CFA, CMT, is a director and macroeconomic strategist for the Macroeconomic and Strategy Team within the Multi-Asset Solutions Team (MAST) at Manulife Investment Management. The Multi-Asset Solutions Team is tasked with the design, delivery and management of bespoke cross-asset class investment solutions that include pension and retirement solutions, risk management- and outcome-oriented solutions, and multi-manager portfolios including both public and private assets. Solutions may be absolute return, peer- or benchmark-relative and are delivered in many formats including mutual fund (including fund-of-fund), pooled, segregated and customized.

Eric provides global macroeconomic and financial markets research for MAST. Prior to joining Manulife Investment Management in 2020, Eric worked at Scotiabank Global Banking & Markets as a Director, FX Strategy where he covered G10 currencies with a primary focus on CAD (Canadian dollar). Prior to this, Eric was at BMO Capital Markets working as an analyst in corporate lending. Eric began his career at British Petroleum. Eric also has experience in foreign exchange reserve management at the Bank of Canada and prime brokerage at Scotiabank. Eric is a CFA charterholder and holds a CMT (Certified Market Technician) designation.

  

 

 

Date:  Wednesday, January 13, 2021 

Time:  1:00pm-2:15pm Central Standard Time

  

Registration Fee:       

CPBI Members: $25 +GST                          

Future Members: $65 +GST

  

VIRTUAL Corporate Table Offers:

Virtual Table of 4: Purchase a corporate table and invite colleagues and/or clients to attend this informative session as your guest. Our CPBI Saskatchewan host will thank all corporate table companies during the webinar. Names and email addresses of table attendees must be submitted 72 hours prior to the event in order to receive the webinar access information.

     Member Pricing: $100 +GST for 4 registrations

     Future Member Pricing: $260 +GST for 4 registrations

Virtual Table of 6: Purchase a corporate table and invite colleagues and clients to attend this informative session as your guest. This special rate allows you to purchase 6 registrations for the price of 5. Our CPBI Saskatchewan host will thank all corporate table companies during the webinar. Names and email addresses of table attendees must be submitted 72 hours prior to the event in order to receive the webinar access information.

     Member Pricing: $125 +GST for 6 registrations

     Future Member Pricing: $325 +GST for 6 registrations

      

Access Information:  Access information will be sent to all registrants one day in advance of the online session. For virtual tables, the names and email addresses of table attendees must be submitted 72 hours prior to the event in order to receive the access information. Please plan to log in 10 minutes prior to the start of the session. This session will be recorded and available to registrants.

  

CE Credit:  This session qualifies for 1 Continuing Education credit for the Insurance Council of Saskatchewan (one credit per hour). You will be required to complete a short quiz at the end of the online session to qualify for continuing education credits.  

  

To Register, please CLICK HERE.

   

We hope to see you there!

  

 

Fees and Registration
Membership Types Regular Price Plan Sponsor Price
Regular membership $25.00 CDN $25.00 CDN
Plan Sponsor Individual Membership $25.00 CDN $25.00 CDN
Associate $25.00 CDN $25.00 CDN
Student $25.00 CDN -
Non Member $65.00 CDN $65.00 CDN
Cancellation Policy
1 CE Credit will be offered in partnership with IAFE.