“Economic Policy Makers Cannot Solve Problems By Using The Same Kind of Thinking They Used When They Created Them” presented by Dr. Marc Faber, publisher of  “The Gloom Boom & Doom Report"


Monday, November 1, 2010
12:00 – 2:00 pm, Lunch

(*Teleconferenced to the Santa Barbara Club)



Dr. Marc Faber – Founder, Marc Faber Limited and publisher of "The Gloom Boom & Doom Report", and author of “TOMORROW'S GOLD – Asia's Age of Discovery”



Chairs: Jim Altenbach, CFA & Erik Einertson, CFA


Dr. Faber publishes a widely read monthly investment newsletter "The Gloom Boom & Doom Report" report which highlights unusual investment opportunities, and is the author of several books including “ TOMORROW'S GOLD – Asia's Age of Discovery” which was first published in 2002 and highlights future investment opportunities around the world. “TOMORROW'S GOLD” was for several weeks on Amazon's best seller list and is being translated into Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Thai and German. Dr. Faber is also a regular contributor to several leading financial publications around the world.


Dr Marc Faber was born in Zurich, Switzerland. He went to school in Geneva and Zurich and finished high school with the Matura. He studied Economics at the University of Zurich and, at the age of 24, obtained a PhD in Economics magna cum laude.


Between 1970 and 1978, Dr Faber worked for White Weld & Company Limited in New York, Zurich and Hong Kong.


Since 1973, he has lived in Hong Kong. From 1978 to February 1990, he was the Managing Director of Drexel Burnham Lambert (HK) Ltd. In June 1990, he set up his own business, MARC FABER LIMITED which acts as an investment advisor and fund manager.


A book on Dr Faber, "RIDING THE MILLENNIAL STORM", by Nury Vittachi, was published in 1998.


A regular speaker at various investment seminars, Dr Faber is well known for his "contrarian" investment approach.


He is also associated with a variety of funds and is a member of the Board of Directors of numerous companies.


Los Angeles Omni Hotel Registration Links (directly below):
CFALA Members: $20.00
Non-members: $40.00


Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Lunch


Location: Omni Los Angeles
                  251 South Olive Street
                  Los Angeles, CA 90071
                  For directions call hotel: (213) 617-3300
                  Event parking at the Omni $12.00 





*Santa Barbara Teleconfrence Registration (below):

Registration is closed at this time for Santa Barbara.  Please call Diana if you would like to be placed on a waiting list, (213) 341-1164 X703





Location: Santa Barbara Club

1105 Chapala Street

Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Tel: (805) 965-6547


Payment Information:

Methods of payment accepted: Visa/Mastercard, American Express and Discover. If you prefer to pay by check please register online and select "purchase order" as your payment option and enter your last name as the purchase order number. Mail check to: CFA Society of Los Angeles, 350 S. Grand Ave, Suite 1680, Los Angeles CA 90071.


*Credit card payments will only be accepted through the secure online registration, and not by phone or email.




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