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. 


Safia Mehta and Tony Lee spoke at AAAIM 2015 National Conference

May 2015

Safia Mehta, CFA, Senior Vice President & Portfolio Manager, and Tony Lee, Senior Vice President & Portfolio Manager, spoke at the Association for Asian American Investment Manager’s (AAAIM) 2015 National Conference on May 27-28 in New York City. 


Tony J. Lee spoke at Emerging Managers Summit

May 2015

Tony J. Lee, Senior Vice President & Portfolio Manager, spoke at the Emerging Managers Summit, which was held on June 8-9 in Chicago. 


Andrew Finver spoke at Emerging Managers' Best Ideas Forum

April 2015

Andrew Finver, Director of Hedge Fund Research, spoke as part of the panel at UBS Emerging Managers' Best Ideas Forum on March 25 in New York City.


Thurman White received a Trailblazer Award at ABFE 2015 Annual Conference

April 2015

Thurman V. White, Jr., President and CEO, received a Trailblazer Award at the ABFE 2015 Annual Conference, which was held on April 23-25 in Napa Valley, CA. 


Progress co-sponsored 2015 Diverse Investment Forum - West "In Search of Alpha and Best Execution"

March 2015

Progress co-sponsored the 2015 Diverse Investment Forum - West, "In Search of Alpha and Best Execution", an exclusive by-invitation only event for endowment, foundation and corporate investment professionals. The Forum was held on March 31 at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and featured prominent speakers such as Emmett Carson, CEO, Silicon Valley Community Foundation; Joel Wittenberg, CIO, W.K. Kellogg Foundation; and George Zinn, Treasurer, Microsoft. 


Andrew Finver spoke at Hedge Fund Startup Forum

March 2015

Andrew Finver, Director of Hedge Fund Research, spoke as part of the panel “Gaining Institutional Investment: What Do Fund Investors Look For When Selecting Emerging Managers?” at the Hedge Fund Startup Forum, which will be held on March 26 in New York City. 


Andrew Finver spoke at MWBE Symposium "Minority and Women-Owned Hedge Funds"

March 2015

Andrew Finver, Director of Hedge Fund Research, moderated a panel discussion at Cantor Prime Services MWBE Symposium, "Minority and Women-Owned Hedge Funds", on April 10 in San Francisco.