Andrew Finver spoke at Albourne’s annual conference

October 2015

Andrew Finver, Director of Hedge Fund Research, spoke about women and minority hedge fund managers at Albourne's annual conference that took place on October 19-21 in Montreal, Canada.


Progress and GE Asset Management co-hosted CEO Roundtable

September 2015

In celebration of its 25th business anniversary, Progress has convened a CEO Roundtable for asset management leaders from Progress-funded emerging and MWBE investment firms. GE Asset Management co-hosted this event, which was held on October 1-2 at GE's renowned Crotonville Global Leadership Institute Campus.


Thurman White spoke at National Council on Teacher Retirement Conference

September 2015

Thurman V. White, Jr., President and CEO, spoke as part of the panel discussion at the National Council on Teacher Retirement Conference, which took place on October 10-15 in La Jolla, CA. 


Safia Mehta spoke at Financial Research Associates Conference "Optimal Client Servicing for Asset Managers"

July 2015

Safia Mehta, CFA, Senior Vice President & Portfolio Manager, spoke on effective ethical culture that creates protections for client interests at the Financial Research Associates Conference "Optimal Client Servicing for Asset Managers" on July 23 in New York. 


Safia Mehta spoke at Institutional Investor 10th Annual Sub-Advisory Roundtable

July 2015

Safia Mehta, CFA, Senior Vice President & Portfolio Manager, spoke at the Institutional Investor 10th Annual Sub-Advisory Roundtable, which was held on July 21 and 22 in Apella, NY. 


Progress sponsored CFA Institute Conference "Women in Investment Management"

June 2015

Progress sponsored the CFA Institute's Conference "Women in Investment Management" held on June 2-3 in San Antonio, TX. 


Mona Williams co-chaired and presided over NASP's Inaugural Africa Financial Summit

June 2015

Mona Williams, Executive Vice President, co-chaired and presided over NASP's Inaugural Africa Financial Summit, which was held on June 15-17 in Chicago, IL. 


Thurman White spoke at NASP 26th Annual Pension and Financial Services Conference

June 2015

Thurman V. White, Jr., President and CEO, spoke during the panel discussion, "Leveling the Playing Field: How Institutional Investors Impact Diversity in Investment Management," at NASP 26th Annual Pension and Financial Services Conference, which took place on June 15-17 in Chicago, IL. 


Thurman White spoke at SACRS Spring Conference

May 2015

Thurman V. White, Jr., President and CEO, spoke at the State Association of County Retirement Systems (SACRS) Spring Conference, which took place on May 12-15 in Anaheim, CA. 


Progress one of AAAIM 2015 National Conference sponsors

May 2015

Progress was one of the sponsors of the Association for Asian American Investment Manager’s (AAAIM) 2015 National Conference on May 27-28 in New York City. Founded in 2006, AAAIM’s mission is to provide greater access and leadership mobility for Asian Americans in the world of investment management. Challenged with a lack of diverse leadership in the field, AAAIM advocates for the hiring of more diverse individuals in decision-making positions as well as greater allocations to diverse managers.