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Formerly Guiding Assets, Enterprising Investor is the flagship podcast of CFA Institute and the definitive program for the investment management industry. As stewards of the investment industry, Guiding Assets will feature intimate conversations with some of the most influential people from the world of finance about the topics that matter most to investment professionals. The show will also share crucial insights and best practices to help guide investors to make smart, ethical decisions. Enterprising Investor will continue to help build a better world for investors.

Host: Mike Wallberg, CFA

Producer: Mitchell Forst 

Jun 14, 2023

In this episode of Guiding Assets, Paul Andrews, head of Research, Advocacy, and Standards at CFA Institute, interviews BentallGreenOak co-CEO Sonny Kalsi. They discuss the outlook for office real estate and regional banks, as well as the best places to invest in this environment. They also touch on topics such as diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues. BentallGreenOak is one of the largest real estate investment firms in North America and Sonny shares his insights on the industry. Overall, this episode provides valuable insights for investors looking to navigate the current economic landscape.


[00:02:29] Regional banks' real estate lending.

[00:03:18] Private market lenders.

[00:07:31] Systemic Risk in Banking.

[00:12:44] Real estate and carbon emissions. 

 [00:16:09] Systemic risk and transition.