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Book Club- September 2022

  Our next selection is America’s Bank: The Epic Struggle to Create the Federal Reserve by Roger Lowenstein.  According to the publisher, “Readers of this gripping historical narrative will wonder whether they’re reading about one hundred years ago or the still-seething conflicts that mark our discussions of banking and politics today.”  And with America’s current…

Book Club- June 2022

  The next selection of the CFA Washington Book Club is Mine! How the Hidden Rules of Ownership Control Our Lives by Michael Heller and James Salzman. The book “draws on mind-bending, often infuriating, and always fascinating accounts from business, history, courtrooms, and everyday life to reveal how the rules of ownership control our lives…

Building a Career in Finance

Come connect and reconnect with fellow WIN members at this month’s virtual happy hour where our featured speaker, Jennifer Mermel, will discuss how to build a career in finance. She will share her views on how to differentiate yourself from your peers, accelerate your level of responsibility, create a positive work community, and find or…

Book Club- May 2022

The next selection of the CFA Washington Book Club is Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man’s Fight for Justice by Bill Browder. The publisher describes it as “a shocking true-life thriller about corruption, dirty politics and murder in Russia by one of Putin's Most Wanted.”  Join your fellow CFAW…

CFAW Running Event – Four Courts Four Miler

Ireland’s Four Courts 2051 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA

Calling all CFA Society Washington, DC runners!  Join us for the Four Courts Four Miler, a fun, challenging, and St. Patrick’s Day-themed jaunt that starts and ends at Ireland’s Four Courts in Arlington. As you might expect, it features a lively post-race celebration.  It’s the perfect setting to meet your CFAW colleagues.  A few of…

Start-Up Sizzle #3: Small Business Interview Series

Virtual Virtual

This third installation of a member-organized event series will feature two start-up entrepreneurs from the local company BarTrack. We will be speaking with Hunter Markle and Brett Danielson from BarTrack. Join CFAW members on March 2, 2021 to learn more about business efficiency. Speakers: Brett Danielson, Co-Founder & CEO, BarTrack Hunter Markle, Co-Founder, BarTrack…

Book Club – February 2022

Virtual Virtual

February’s selection is Reimagining Capitalism in a World on Fire by Rebecca Henderson. From the publisher: “A renowned Harvard professor debunks prevailing orthodoxy with a new intellectual foundation and a practical pathway forward for a system that has lost its moral and ethical foundation. Free market capitalism is one of humanity’s greatest inventions and the…

Fireside Chat with Barbara Novick

The Women's Investment Network (WIN) invites you to our monthly virtual event on January 25, 2021, from 5 to 6 pm ET. Our featured speaker is Ms. Barbara G. Novick. Ms. Novick was a co-founder of BlackRock; Ms. Novick transitioned from Vice Chairman to Senior Advisor as of February 2021. From the inception of BlackRock…

Investing Happy Hour – Bethesda

World of Beer - Bethesda 7200 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD

This is a casual, member-organized happy hour for people to get together to discuss topics related to investing. Please RSVP via email to Brendan Hughes ( and Zach Weiss ( and plan to meet at World of Beer in Bethesda.

Women in Hedge Funds & Investing Themes for the Future

Virtual Virtual

The Women's Investment Network (WIN) invites you to our monthly virtual event on December 13, 2021, from 5 to 6 pm ET. Our featured speaker is Ms. Barbara Ann Bernard, Founder and CIO at Wincrest Capital. She will discuss her views regarding decarbonization and inflation, and her strategies positioning for these investing themes. She will…

Book Club – December 2021

Virtual Virtual

December’s selection is The Fear Index by Robert Harris. From the publisher: “High-tech finance and sophisticated computer programming combine in this terrifying and fiendishly smart thriller.”  This novel tells the story of a secretive researcher who uses artificial intelligence to predict movements in the financial markets with uncanny accuracy. Join your CFAW peers to discuss…

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