The 34th Forbes Cruise for Investors
As low as $4,649 per person
From / To:
Dubai to Mumbai
November 8 to 21, 2020
As low as $4,649 per person
From / To:
Dubai to Mumbai
November 8 to 21, 2020
Dear Fellow Investor:
I would like to extend my personal invitation for you for you to join Steve Forbes and his world-class team of investment and political experts on The 34th Forbes Cruise for Investors, November 8-21, 2020.
As we expand our cultural horizons exploring modern-day Middle East, we’ll also delve deep into your post-election investment strategy identifying when to take advantage of the opportunities that lie ahead and uncovering profitable picks that will add healthy returns to your bottom line.
A fabulous blend of exploration and education, this intriguing 13-day adventure along the Persian Gulf offers a compelling mix of tradition and global charm with money-making strategies from top-tier analysts.
As we sail aboard the luxurious Crystal Symphony, you’ll have the opportunity to get to know our stellar faculty and other like-minded investors during hosted dinners, special receptions, and one-on-one chats throughout the voyage.
As our repeat cruisers can tell you, on a Forbes Cruise for Investors you’ll laugh a little, learn a lot, and disembark much better prepared to face what lies ahead for you and your portfolio in 2021— and beyond.
I hope you will join us.
Rich Karlgaard | Editor-at-Large, Forbes
Chairman and Editor-in-Chief
Steve Forbes is chairman and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media. His newest project is the podcast "What's Ahead," where he engages the world's top newsmakers, politicians, and pioneers in business and economics in honest conversations meant to challenge traditional conventions as well as featuring his signature views on the intersection of society, economic, and policy. Mr. Forbes helped create the recently released and highly acclaimed public television documentary, In Money We Trust?, which was produced under the auspices of Maryland Public television. The film was inspired by the book he co-authored, Money: How the Destruction of the Dollar Threatens the Global Economy - and What We Can Do About It. His latest book is Reviving America: How Repealing Obamacare, Replacing the Tax Code and Reforming The Fed will Restore Hope and Prosperity co-authored by Elizabeth Ames (McGraw-Hill Professional). Mr. Forbes writes editorials for each issue of Forbes under the heading of "Fact and Comment." A widely respected economic prognosticator, he is the only writer to have won the highly prestigious Crystal Owl Award four times. The prize was formerly given by US Steel Corporation to the financial journalist whose economic forecasts for the coming year proved most accurate. In both 1996 and 2000, Steve campaigned vigorously for the Republican nomination for the Presidency. Key to his platform were a flat tax, medical savings accounts, a new Social Security system for working Americans, parental choice of schools for their children, term limits and a strong national defense.
Mobius Capital Partners
Dr. Mark Mobius is seen by many as the founder of the emerging markets asset class. He has a reputation as one of the most successful and influential managers over last 40 years. In May 2018, with two ex-colleagues, he launched Mobius Capital Partners. The firm utilizes a highly specialized active investment approach with an emphasis on improving governance standards in emerging and frontier market companies. Prior to this, Dr. Mobius was employed at Franklin Templeton Investments for more than 30 years, most recently as executive chairman of the Templeton Emerging Markets Group.
Chairman and CIO
David Kotok co-founded Cumberland Advisors in 1973 and has been its chief investment officer since inception. He is a frequent contributor to Bloomberg TV and Bloomberg Radio, Fox Business, and other media. Mr. Kotok's articles and financial market commentaries have appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Barron's, and other publications. He has served as program chairman and currently serves as a director of the Global Interdependent Center (GIC), www.interdependence.org, whose mission is to encourage the expansion of global dialogue and free trade in order to improve cooperation and understanding among nation states, with the goal of reducing international conflicts and improving worldwide living standards. Mr. Kotok chaired its Central Banking Series and organized a five-continent dialogue held in Cape Town, Chile, Hong Kong, Hanoi, Milan, Paris, Philadelphia, Prague, Rome, Santiago, Shanghai, Singapore, Tallinn, and Zambia (Livingstone). He has received the Global Citizen Award from GIC for his efforts. Mr. Kotok is a member of the National Business Economics Issues Council (NBEIC), the National Association for Business Economics (NABE), and served on the Research Advisory Board of BCA Research. Mr. Kotok has served as a Commissioner of the Delaware River Port Authority (DRPA) and on the Treasury Transition Teams for New Jersey Governors Kean and Whitman. He has also served as a board member of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority and as Chairman of the New Jersey Casino Reinvestment Development Authority. He has authored or co-authored four books, including the best selling second edition of From Bear to Bull with ETFs and the most recent Adventures in Muniland. He holds a BS in economics from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, an MS in organizational dynamics from The School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania, and an MA in philosophy from the University of Pennsylvania.
As chief investment officer, Jack Ablin is the leader of Cresset's investment strategy and provides investment policy and philosophy guidelines to the firm's advisor teams and clients. He joined the organization in 2018 and has three decades of experience in money management. Mr. Ablin was formerly the chief investment officer of BMO Harris Bank. He is the author of Reading Minds and Markets: Minimizing Risk and Maximizing Returns in a Volatile Global Marketplace, published in July 2009 by F.T. Press, which was on The Wall Street Journal best-seller list. Mr. Ablin is a frequent contributor to CNBC, Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal, and Barron's. He served as a professor of finance at Boston University, Graduate School of Management. Mr. Ablin spent five years as a money and markets correspondent for the NBC affiliate in Jacksonville, Florida. He was named one of the Top 100 Wealth Advisors in North America by CityWealth Magazine in 2006, 2010-2017.
From the ever-changing urban masterpiece of Doha, Bahrain’s proud pearl industry, Abu Dhabi’s newly opened Louvre museum, and Mumbai’s Bollywood bazaars. Explore modern-day Middle East on this intriguing 13-day adventure along the Persian Gulf.View Itinerary
Fine-tune your portfolio in six-star splendor while cruising exciting destinations with world-class investment experts. This journey will offer you the best of everything, including:
Your journey is a unique blend of educational experiences, enrichment, and countless shipboard activities. You’ll participate in enlightening and insightful seminars and roundtables with your distinguished faculty where you’ll learn about effective strategies for investing in the current market environment and receive actionable insights to grow and protect your portfolio.
Join your distinguished roster of speakers and other like-minded Forbes cruisers for cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and stimulating conversations. Explore the important geopolitical and economic issues of the day, and meet and mingle with top-notch Forbes columnists and other financial experts.
Spend your evenings with fine wines, exquisite dinners at specialty restaurants Prego and celebrity chef Nobu Matsuhisa’s Japanese and Peruvian fusion inspired Umi Uma, and engage in delightful conversation with your conference faculty. Speakers will be hosting dinners to provide yet another opportunity to get to know you better and exchange ideas.
The six-star Crystal Symphony is equipped with ultra-luxurious amenities, countless onboard activities such as the casino and spa, world-class culinary experiences, unlimited Wi-Fi, all-inclusive fine wines and spirits, pre-paid gratuities, and the legendary service that makes Crystal the world's most awarded luxury cruise line.
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