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BlackRock x StashAway: A fireside chat on Investing with ETFs

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The Octagon, Level 14

105 Cecil Street

Singapore, 069534

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Join Michele from StashAway and Anthony from iShare (BlackRock)on a fireside chat on investing with ETFs

About this Event

Join Michele Ferrario, CEO and Co-Founder of StashAway, as he sits down with Anthony Arthur, Head of Asia ex-Japan Wealth, APAC for iShares, the family of Exchange Traded Funds managed by BlackRock the world’s largest asset manager, managing USD 6.3 trillion.

They will take you through the basics of investing with ETFs and how you can use this investment vehicle to get exposure to the different asset classes, such as Equities, Fixed Income, Real Estate or commodities.

This will also be the first event at StashAway’s new office along Cecil Street and you will be one of the first to see it!

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About the Speakers:

Anthony Arthur, Head of Asia ex-Japan Wealth, APAC iShares

Anthony is the Director and Head of Asia ex-Japan Wealth, APAC iShares, covering iShares ETF distribution to global private banks.

Before taking on this role, Anthony was a member of the APAC corporate communications team, leading media relations for the ETF and indexed business across the region, TLS and SPM.

Prior to joining BlackRock in August 2013, Mr Arthur was a Senior Director at FTI Consulting, Hong Kong in strategic communications, where he worked since July 2012 advising financial services companies on their communications strategies. Previously, Mr Arthur worked for MHP Consulting (and its founding agency, The Hogarth Partnership) in London for seven years, advising on media relations for financial services companies such as Lazard, Rabobank, Robeco and Record Currency Management, as well as capital markets communications for listed corporates, including M&A and fundraising.

Michele Ferrario, Co-founder and CEO of StashAway

Michele spent half of his career in and around financial services, as a consultant to large financial institutions at McKinsey & Co., and then as a Private Equity investor. He then spent the second part of his career building consumer internet companies, most recently as Group CEO of ZALORA, where he was responsible for it growing 15x and becoming the undisputed leader in the market.

Michele holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and in 2016 was invited by Singapore’s Minister of Finance to be a member of the Singapore's Committee for the Future of the Economy.

About StashAway

StashAway is a digital wealth manager that seamlessly builds personalised portfolios for you based on your personal characteristics and preferences so that you can reach your goals sooner than with other savings and investing methods.

We built StashAway assuming that you would want decades of experience behind your money, a device-agnostic and intuitive digital user interface, annual fees between just 0.2% and 0.8%, unlimited withdrawals, deeply advanced investment strategies, and real-person customer support.

www.stashaway.sg

StashAway Academy

We understand that managing your personal finances can be a daunting task. With so many topics to cover such as retirement, budgeting and investing your wealth, it can be very confusing for those who have no proper guidance. At StashAway, we have set up our very own academy in order to share our knowledge with people like you: those who want to take control of their finances.

We provide education and training programmes for beginners, intermediate learners, and even professionals. These courses cover a wide range of topics that can help you to take control of your financial future and apply what you have learnt to real problems you may face in your day-to-day life.

Beginners will be exposed to core financial concepts through a variety of courses, such as "Basics of Financial Planning".

For those with a stronger understanding of their finances, we will cover topics on investments such as Introduction to Risk, Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) and Basic Rules when Selecting Investment Products.

As for the more experienced ones, we will share with you about StashAway’s Advanced Investment Framework: on it’s risk and returns, asset allocation and ETFs as well as the economic cycles that exists as one of the core pillars of our investment strategy. Not only that, the academy will educate you on the importance of having a financial Plan B under these expert-level courses.

We are here to provide you with answers for your burning questions on finance. We will assist you in managing your resources as well as in implementing your financial plan to reach your financial goals. With StashAway Academy, you can get started on taking control of your finances, today.

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