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On May 5 the Chapter will host a baseball
outing to Turner Field to see the Atlanta
Braves take on the Philadelphia Phillies.
Registration will open in April for this fun
annual event! Save the date for the Chapter’s Annual Tennis Event on September 9
at Bridgemill Athletic Club. Registration for
this event opens in August.
For more information visit http://commu-nity.cfa.com/atlantachapter/home
The Chapter held a YoPro March Madness
event on March 18 at Tom’s Urban in Los
Angeles. On April 1, a Split SPONSOR Panel
was held at The Omni Downtown in Los
Angeles. Save the dates for May 13 for a
paid speaker event at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel and the Chapter’s Annual BBQ
on August 13 at Jonathan Beach Club. For
more information visit http://community.
CFA’s Charlotte Chapter hosted a networking event with open bar and appetizers at
Sitti Restaurant in Raleigh, NC on March
11. On March 17 the Chapter held a young
professionals sponsored event, “Economic
Growth Prospects for 2015”, with Michael
Wolf of Wells Fargo Securities presenting at
CIT’s Training Room in Charlotte. Wolf is an
economist, covering both U.S. and regional
economies. Based in Charlotte, he writes
indicator reports, special commentary,
and contributes to the company’s Weekly
Economic & Financial Commentary. Wolf
discussed the path of monetary policy,
labor market developments and recent
commodity price disruptions as well as
the state of the ongoing housing market
recovery. For more information visit http://
CFA’s Europe Chapter hosted a Summit on
German ABL and Factoring on March 26
at Mayer Brown LLP’s Frankfurt Am Main,
Germany office. Germany is the largest
economy in Europe, and the region’s
leading exporter of machinery, vehicles,
chemicals and household equipment.
Interestingly, 70% of its GDP is derived from
the services industry.
This thriving economy presents myriad
opportunities for local and international
IFF & R CFA’s 2015 Independent Finance & Factoring Roundtable
VISIT WWW.CFA.COM FOR MORE INFORMATION
CFA’S INDEPENDENT FINANCE & FACTORING ROUNDTABLE
brings together owners and senior executives from indepen-
dent ;nance and factoring companies to discuss the current
issues and to learn from their peers on the best methods to
address those issues.
This will be an extremely useful and educational conference
and it is designed solely for the owners and senior executives of
CFA Member companies.
The agenda is being developed now but we have heard you and
will be planning numerous roundtable discussions to cover
topics of interest to all of you.
FOR MORE INFOMATION CONTACT
Manager, Conferences and Marketing
Commercial Finance Association
May 13-15, 2015 • Hotel Chicago Downtown, Autograph Collection