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The Recovery Theorem and Thoughts about the Field of Finance. Guest: Dr. Stephen Ross

Posted by on Jun 2, 2013 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on The Recovery Theorem and Thoughts about the Field of Finance. Guest: Dr. Stephen Ross

The Recovery Theorem and Thoughts about the Field of Finance.  Guest:   Dr. Stephen Ross

April 23, 2013. Dr. Stephen Ross, Franco Modigliani Professor of Economics at MIT. Creator of the arbitrage pricing theory, agency theory, and co-creator of the binomial option pricing model. Dr. Ross discusses his new theory of recovery which he believes can obtain the market’s implied prediction of future stock prices. He also answers questions about the future of finance and what he thinks of the last 50 years of finance. Q&A Begins at:...

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Using Data to Make the World a Better Place. Guest: Mr. Jeremy Howard

Posted by on Apr 16, 2013 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on Using Data to Make the World a Better Place. Guest: Mr. Jeremy Howard

Using Data to Make the World a Better Place.  Guest:   Mr. Jeremy Howard

April 16, 2013.  Jeremy Howard, President and Chief Scientist of Kaggle. Jeremy Howard introduces the field of data science – a science that focuses on building the tools and techniques for data-driven decision making. His latest startup, Kaggle, is a community of 80,000 data scientists that have successfully solved some of the world’s toughest problems. Jeremy talks both about the creation and development of Kaggle, as well as his journey over the last 20 years to get to this point, which included creating the first global management...

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The 2012 Nobel Prizes Explained. Guests: Suparna Chakraborty, James Sikes, Seth Foreman, James Hanvey, John Cobley, and Stephen Roddy. Host: Ludwig Chincarini.

Posted by on Nov 23, 2012 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on The 2012 Nobel Prizes Explained. Guests: Suparna Chakraborty, James Sikes, Seth Foreman, James Hanvey, John Cobley, and Stephen Roddy. Host: Ludwig Chincarini.

The 2012 Nobel Prizes Explained.  Guests:   Suparna Chakraborty, James Sikes, Seth Foreman, James Hanvey, John Cobley, and Stephen Roddy.  Host:  Ludwig Chincarini.

October 24, 2012. University of San Francisco professors explain the scientific contributions of the 2012 Nobel prize recipients. Suparna Chakraborty, James Sikes, Seth Foreman, James Hanvey, John Cobley, and Stephen Roddy. Host: Ludwig Chincarini.

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Will Quants Inherent the Earth? (and other interesting stories about asset management). Guest: Dr. Ken Kroner.

Posted by on May 4, 2010 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on Will Quants Inherent the Earth? (and other interesting stories about asset management). Guest: Dr. Ken Kroner.

Will Quants Inherent the Earth? (and other interesting stories about asset management).   Guest:  Dr.  Ken Kroner.

May 4, 2010.Dr. Ken Kroner, Managing Director and Head of Global Market Strategies, Blackrock discusses quantitative asset management. Q&A Begins at: 1:10:45  

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War Stories from the Internet Trenches. Guest: Mr. William Schrader.

Posted by on Apr 29, 2010 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on War Stories from the Internet Trenches. Guest: Mr. William Schrader.

War Stories from the Internet Trenches.   Guest:  Mr. William Schrader.

April 29, 2010. Mr. William Schrader, CEO of Carina Technology and Former Founder and CEO of PSI Net discusses early stages of the internet, concepts of running a business, and how he made and lost one billion dollars in a decade. Q&A Begins at: 0:49:51  

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3rd Annual Claremont Finance Conference: Banking and Regulation Panel and Wealth Management Panel. Guests: Mr. Height, Ms. Sweet, Mr. Barrymore, Mr. Bright, Mr. Ward, and Mr. Shin.

Posted by on Oct 2, 2009 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on 3rd Annual Claremont Finance Conference: Banking and Regulation Panel and Wealth Management Panel. Guests: Mr. Height, Ms. Sweet, Mr. Barrymore, Mr. Bright, Mr. Ward, and Mr. Shin.

3rd Annual Claremont Finance Conference: Banking and Regulation Panel and Wealth Management Panel.   Guests:  Mr. Height, Ms. Sweet, Mr. Barrymore, Mr. Bright, Mr. Ward, and Mr. Shin.

October 2, 2009. Experts Mr. Ryan Height, Ms. Julie Sweet, Mr. John Barrymore, Mr. Eric Bright, Mr. Patrick Shin, Mr. David Ward, Professor Ludwig Chincarini, and Professor Gary Evans discuss problems of past regulations and ideas for the future reform of banking. Wealth Management session begins at: 1:11:19.  

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The World Banking Crisis. The Failure of Past Regulation and Suggestions for Future Reform. Guest: Sir Andrew Crockett

Posted by on Apr 14, 2009 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on The World Banking Crisis. The Failure of Past Regulation and Suggestions for Future Reform. Guest: Sir Andrew Crockett

The World Banking Crisis. The Failure of Past Regulation and Suggestions for Future Reform.  Guest:  Sir Andrew Crockett

April 14, 2009. Sir Andrew Crockett, President of JP Morgan International and former CEO of the Bank for International Settlements discusses the current financial crisis. Q&A Begins at: 1:02:30...

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Finding Value in the Rubble: Distressed Investing During the Financial Crisis. Guest: Mr. Mark Patterson.

Posted by on Dec 4, 2008 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on Finding Value in the Rubble: Distressed Investing During the Financial Crisis. Guest: Mr. Mark Patterson.

Finding Value in the Rubble: Distressed Investing During the Financial Crisis.  Guest:  Mr. Mark Patterson.

December 4, 2008. Mark Patterson, Co-Founder and Chairman of Matlin Patterson Global Advisers, LLC. discusses the world of distressed debt investing in general, the financial crisis, and interesting anecdotes about a career in Wall Street. Q&A Begins at:...

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2nd Annual Claremont Finance Conference. Guests: Mr. Wei, Mr. Heitzman, Mr. Sasaki, Mr. Parris, Mr. Polazzi, and Mr Sekits..

Posted by on Oct 3, 2008 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on 2nd Annual Claremont Finance Conference. Guests: Mr. Wei, Mr. Heitzman, Mr. Sasaki, Mr. Parris, Mr. Polazzi, and Mr Sekits..

2nd Annual Claremont Finance Conference.  Guests:  Mr. Wei, Mr. Heitzman, Mr. Sasaki, Mr. Parris, Mr.  Polazzi, and Mr Sekits..

October 3, 2008. Highlights from Alternative Investment and Private Equity Panel. Experts discuss the present and future of investing given the market turmoil. Mr. Wei Li, Mr. Jeff Heitzman, Mr. Peter Sasaki, Mr. Trevor Parris, Mr. Anthony Polazzi, Mr. Mike Sekits, Dr. Ludwig Chincarini, and Dr. Henrik Cronqvist....

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The Founding of KKR, the Private Equity Industry, and the Financial Crisis of 2008. Guest: Mr. Henry Kravis.

Posted by on Oct 3, 2008 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on The Founding of KKR, the Private Equity Industry, and the Financial Crisis of 2008. Guest: Mr. Henry Kravis.

The Founding of KKR, the Private Equity Industry, and the Financial Crisis of 2008.  Guest:  Mr. Henry Kravis.

October 3, 2008. Henry Kravis, Co-Founder of KKR, discusses the building of his company, the private equity business, and the financial crisis....

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The Role of Liquidity and Risk Transfer. Guest: Dr. Myron Scholes

Posted by on Apr 30, 2008 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on The Role of Liquidity and Risk Transfer. Guest: Dr. Myron Scholes

The Role of Liquidity and Risk Transfer.  Guest:  Dr.  Myron Scholes

April 30, 2008 . Dr. Myron Scholes, 1997 Nobel Prize Winner in Economics, Chairman of Platinum Grove Asset Management, and co-inventor of the Black-Scholes options pricing model, discusses liquidity and the transfer of risk. He discusses the subtleties of innovation in finance and issues related to being rewarded for bearing risk. During Q&A, he also discusses the early days of discovering the option pricing model with Fischer Black. Q&A begins at: ...

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Quantitative Investing and Asset Allocation. Guest: Dr. Robert Litterman

Posted by on Apr 24, 2008 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on Quantitative Investing and Asset Allocation. Guest: Dr. Robert Litterman

Quantitative Investing and Asset Allocation.  Guest:  Dr.  Robert Litterman

April 24, 2008. Dr. Robert Litterman, Director of Quantitative Resources at Goldman Sachs speaks about asset allocation and quantitative investing at Goldman Sachs. Q&A Begins at: 21:14...

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1st Annual Claremont Finance Conference: Hedge Funds. Guests: Scott Barker, Dana Hobson, and Peter Sasaki

Posted by on Oct 13, 2007 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on 1st Annual Claremont Finance Conference: Hedge Funds. Guests: Scott Barker, Dana Hobson, and Peter Sasaki

1st Annual Claremont Finance Conference:  Hedge Funds.  Guests:  Scott Barker, Dana Hobson, and Peter Sasaki

October 13, 2007. Discussion about hedge funds and the markets. Mr. Scott Barker, Analytic Investors. Mr. Dana Hobson. Bailard. Mr. Peter Sasaki. Logos Capital Management. Dr. Ludwig Chincarini....

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Lessons Learned in Quantitative Trading. Guest: Eric Rosenfeld

Posted by on Apr 18, 2007 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on Lessons Learned in Quantitative Trading. Guest: Eric Rosenfeld

Lessons Learned in Quantitative Trading.   Guest:  Eric Rosenfeld

April 17, 2007. Dr. Eric Rosenfeld, Co-Founder of LTCM and JWMP, speaks about the lessons he learned in his first years of trading bond...

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Long Term Capital Management and the Role of the Federal Reserve. Guest: Eric Rosenfeld

Posted by on Apr 17, 2007 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on Long Term Capital Management and the Role of the Federal Reserve. Guest: Eric Rosenfeld

Long Term Capital Management and the Role of the Federal Reserve.   Guest:  Eric Rosenfeld

April 17, 2007. Dr. Eric Rosenfeld, Co-Founder of LTCM and JWMP speaks about the Long-Term Capital Management crisis and the role of the Fed....

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