Program

‘Bitcoins, hedge funds and tennis balls’

Financial Institutions, Regulation & Corporate Governance (FIRCG) Conference

22 – 23 January 2016

Day 1 - 22 January 2016

 
8:00am   Registration and coffee
8:30-9:15am   Welcome address and Professor Stephen J. Brown
9:30-11:00 am   Session 1: Mutual funds and hedge funds
11:15-12:45 pm   Session 2: Banking and regulation
12:45-2:45 pm   Professor David L. Yermack – Keynote Address over lunch
2:45-3:45 pm   Session 3: Round table
4:00-5:30 pm   Session 4: Corporate governance
5:45-7:00 pm   Cocktail reception

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Day 2 - 23 January 2016

 
8:30-10:15 am   Session 5: PhD papers, moderated by Professor Iftekhar Hasan
10:30am-12 pm   Session 6: Corporate finance
12:15-1:15 pm   Session 7: Corporate finance
1:15-2:00 pm   Buffet lunch
2:00 pm   Australian Open*

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* Please advise the organising committee at events@mbs.edu if you are interested in joining speakers and other delegates at the Australian Open.