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Sydney Chapter CFS Retire Smarter Breakfast Event

Tuesday 6 March 2018, 07:30AM to 09:30AM

*This event is now sold out!*

The FPA Sydney Chapter Committee invites you to join us for a Breakfast Seminar with Professor David Babbel, from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.  

Professor David Babbel will talk about the five major challenges he has identified that people have when accumulating sufficient wealth for a comfortable living in retirement;

    – Dealing with lifetime uncertainty
    – The challenge of uncertain inflation 
    – Securing your lasting inheritance
    – The need for liquidity and 
    – The role of diversification. 

At the event we will also hear from George Lytas, Head of Annuities and Investment Bonds at CommInsure, who will present practical case studies, utilising a multi-layered retirement strategy that incorporate the age pension entitlements. 

Dr David F. Babbel, Professor and Fellow at Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania 

Dr David F Babbel, PhD, is a Professor Emeritus of Business Economics and Public Policy, Professor of Insurance and Finance, and Fellow in the Financial Institutions Centre at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He has been a consultant to some of the largest financial institutions in the world and has published over 130 books ad scholarly articles on investment and insurance topics.

In 2017, Professor Babbel was asked by CommInsure to research the Australian retirement market and provide strategies to address key challenges facing Australian retirees.

George Lytas, Head of Annuities and Investment Bonds at CommInsure

George has over 20 years’ experience in the wealth management sectors. He leads a team of product specialists at CommInsure who are focused on the development of retirement income and investment solutions for the Australian market. 

George holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from UNSW and an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management.

Event Details 
Date: Tuesday 6 March, 2018
Registration: From 7:15AM
Time: 7:30AM to 9:30AM 
Venue: The Westin Sydney, 1 Martin Place, Sydney, NSW 2000 
(A hot plated breakfast will be served)

RSVP: By, Thursday 22 February
Cost: Complimentary for FPA Members and $59 for Non-Members
CPD Hours: CPD will be awarded for attending this event

FPA Sydney Chapter Committee

Chapter: NSW -Sydney
Venue: The Westin
Address: Sydney NSW 2000

Member = $0.00, Non-Member = $59.00

Contact: [email protected]