04/01/2019 - Press Release


April 2019: James F. Chapman attends UCLA Behavioral Sciences Executive Education Program. 

Clearwater Capital Partners is pleased to announce that James F. Chapman was chosen to attend the Behavioral Sciences Executive Education Program at UCLA Anderson School of Management.

The UCLA Anderson School of Management has partnered with New York based WisdomTree Investments to offer the Behavioral Decision Making Course. The program is designed to be an executive studies version of the The Anderson Ph.D. program for Behavioral Decision Research. The program’s faculty spans a broad range of academic disciplines, including behavioral economics, cognitive and social psychology, marketing, organizational behavior, behavioral finance, behavioral strategy and public policy. Distinguished academics including Shlomo Benartzi, Iris Firstenberg, Hal Hersfhield, Craig Fox, and Robert McCann led the program. 

“Behavioral Finance is a relatively new area of academic research with important implications for our clients, said John Sleeting, Partner and Chief Operating Officer for Clearwater Capital. In addition to serving in the role of Wealth Advisor, James is Clearwater’s Chief Innovation Officer. He was the natural choice for this program and will lead our efforts to best incorporate this cutting edge research into our client service model.”

About WisdomTree Investments, Inc. 

WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ: WETF) is a New York-based exchange-traded fund ("ETF") and exchange-traded product ("ETP") sponsor and asset manager. WisdomTree launched its first ETFs in June 2006, and is currently the industry’s fifth largest ETF provider in the United States. WisdomTree pioneered the concept of fundamentally weighted ETFs and active ETFs and is currently an industry leader in both categories (as measured by assets under management).  WisdomTree sponsors 92 distinct ETFs that span asset classes and countries around the world. WisdomTree manages approximately $58.6 billion in ETF assets under management across the U.S., Canada, and Europe, as of March 29 2019. 

About Clearwater Capital Partners 

Clearwater Capital Partners is a privately held, Independent Registered Investment Advisor. The firm provides comprehensive wealth management services to successful individuals and families through their Private Client Practice. The firm’s Institutional Advisory Group offers a suite of professional services to businesses, non-profit organizations, foundations, and ERISA governed retirement plans.