Andrew Finver spoke at 100 Women in Hedge Funds West Coast Senior Practitioner Conference

March 2016

Andrew Finver, Director of Hedge Fund Research, spoke at the 100 Women in Hedge Funds West Coast Senior Practitioner Conference, "Capitalizing on Diversity and Returns: Investing With Women Managers", on April 7 in San Francisco, CA.


Andrew Finver spoke at the Connecticut Hedge Fund Association symposium

February 2016

Andrew Finder, Director of Hedge Fund Research, spoke at the Connecticut Hedge Fund Association symposium "Opportunities for Emerging Managers and other SRI Initiatives" on February 25 in Greenwich, CT. 


Mona Williams spoke at New York State Teachers Retirement System's MWBE Investments and Professional Services Conference

February 2016

Mona Williams, Executive Vice President, spoke at New York State Teacher's Retirement System's MWBE Investments and Professional Services Conference, which was held on February 11 in Albany, NY. 


Thurman White spoke at the Rainbow PUSH Coalition & Citizenship Education Fund 19th Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit

January 2016

Thurman V. White, Jr., President and CEO, spoke at the Rainbow PUSH Coalition & Citizenship Education Fund 19th Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit "Wall Street: The New Paradigm - Access to Opportunity", which was held February 16-18 in New York, NY. 


Thurman White spoke at Endowments and Financial Services Summit

November 2015

Thurman V. White, Jr., President and CEO, spoke on strategies to achieve diversity in investment management at 2015 Endowments and Financial Services Summit on November 5 in New York. 


Progress concluded Plan Sponsor and Emerging Manager Conference, “Game Changers. Changing the Industry. Transforming the World.”

November 2015

On November 22-24, 2015, Progress hosted the Plan Sponsor and Emerging Manager Conference, “Game Changers. Changing the Industry. Transforming the World”, in Scottsdale, AZ. At a turbulent time in the global marketplace, the Progress team of experts together with Progress’ funded managers, plan sponsor clients, pension consultants, MWBE brokerage firms, academicians, and select industry opinion leaders examined current trends and the future of emerging manager investing. 


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.