Saturday, November 16, 2013

Systemically Important Financial Institutions & A. Structural View of U.S. Bank Holding Companies

On Thursday Natalya Thakur presented on "Systemically Important Financial Institutions and Failure Resolution" and Lauryn Isford presented on "A. Structural View of U.S. Bank Holding Companies". For more information on these topics read the following: 

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R42150.pdf

http://www.newyorkfed.org/research/epr/12v18n2/1207avra.pdf

Sunday, November 3, 2013

A Fractal View of Risk in Financial Markets

Helin Gao will present on Tuesday "A Fractal View of Risk in Financial Markets".
For more information on the topic read the following :
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=multifractals-explain-wall-street&page=2

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

The Controlled Failure of Central Clearing Parties

On Thursday, Prof. Duffie will be presenting on "The Controlled Failure of Central Clearing Parties".

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Is the Bitcoin the Next Big Currency ?

Olivia Moore will present today "Is the Bitcoin the Next Big Currency ?",, 

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Private equity Performance : What do we know?

Thursday Oct 10th, Justine Moore will talk about  Private equity Performance : What do we know?

Volatility Prediction, Crowdsourcing and the Event Horizon


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