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Past Events


November 20, 2014
Best Execution In Today’s Complex Markets
Understanding High Frequency Trading, Changing Patterns of Liquidity and other Key Market Structure Issues

November 17, 2014
Reassessing Proxy Access
A luncheon discussion hosted jointly by the CFA Institute and the Center for Financial Policy 

September 17, 2014
Conference On Market Fragility, Fragmentation And Fees
Hosted Jointly by the Center for Financial Policy at the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland and FINRA

July 10, 2014
Risks In Banking Symposium
Hosted Jointly by the Center for Financial Policy at the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland and The Clearing House

May 16, 2014
First Annual Conference on the Regulation of Financial Markets
Co-hosted by the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Economic and Risk Analysis


November 21, 2013
Board Oversight of Valuation Roundtable
Co-presented by the Center for Financial Policy and the Mutual Fund Directors Forum (MFDF)

November 19, 2013
Distinguished Speaker Series: Martin Feldstein

October 31 – November 1, 2013
The Henry Kaufman Forum on Religious Traditions and Business Behavior

October 3-4, 2013
Investment Company Institute/Center for Financial Policy Academic & Practitioner Conference

May 14, 2013
Talk by U.S. Treasury Office of Financial Research Director Richard Berner

April 26, 2013
Emerging Markets at the Crossroads: Challenges, Prospects and Opportunities
In partnership with the Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER)

April 23, 2013
Congressional Briefing - Andrew Olmem, former Minority Chief Counsel, Senate Banking Committee

April 15, 2013
Shadow Banking: Issues and Regulatory Approaches
Distinguished Speaker Series: Jaime Caruana, General Manager, Bank for International Settlements

March 29, 2013
Congressional Briefing – Aaron Klein, Director, Financial Regulatory Reform Initiative, Bipartisan Policy Center and former Chief Economist, U.S. Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee


November 28, 2012
Board Oversight of Alternative Investment Products Roundtable, co-hosted by the CFP and MFDF

September 18, 2012
Global Philanthropy – Hand Up or Hand Out? An Insider’s Critique of "Aid" Strategies and Alternatives
A talk by Charles Waigi, co-hosted by CFP, CIBER, and CSVC

July 19-20, 2012
Next Generation Financial Cyberinfrastructure Workshop

June 12, 2012
Directors’ Institute
Fiorina Calls for More Teamwork, Transparency; Less Collegiality

April 25, 2012
Policy Chat with Craig Lewis, SEC Chief Economist and Director of the Division of Risk, Strategy, and Finance Innovation

April 17, 2012
Policy Roundtable on the Future of Financial Regulation, Jointly Presented by the IMF and Center for Financial Policy

April 13, 2012
Emerging Markets Forum, hosted by the Center for International Business Education and Research

March 12, 2012:
“An Insider’s View of How to Manage a Multi-Billion Dollar Hedge Fund” Bruce Richards, Co-Managing Partner & CEO of Marathon Asset Management

Feb 29, 2012:
Congressional Briefing with Courtney Geduldig of the Financial Services Forum and former Chief Financial Counsel to Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN)

February 8, 2012:
CFP Advisory Board Member Eric Billings speaks to the Quantitative Smith Finance Fellows and Advanced Smith Finance Fellows in College Park


Conference on Systemic Risk and Data Issues, October 5-6, 2011

Distinguished Speaker Series with Sarah Bloom Raskin, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve 'Monetary Policy and Job Creation', September 26, 2011
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Oversight of Derivatives Roundtable: Joint event with the Mutual Fund Directors Forum, September 9, 2011

Emerging Markets Forum: The Rise of New Economic Powers and America's Future, co-sponsored by the Center for Financial Policy, April 29, 2011

Chief Risk Officer Dinner Series with keynote Mark Olson, Co-Chair of Treliant Risk Advisors, April 21, 2011

Congressional Briefings Series: Talk by Frank Medina, Senior Counsel at the House Financial Services Committee, April 11, 2011

The Directors’ Institute, April 6-8, 2011

Systemic Risk Data Issues Forum (partnering with NYU, UC-Berkeley, and Carnegie Mellon), March 9, 2011

GSE Conference: Joint event with NYU Stern School’s Salomon Center, January 24, 2011


Chief Risk Officer (CRO) Speaker Series, December 15, 2010

Reception with US Senator Jack Reed (D-RI), November 29, 2010

Conference on Financial Economics and Accounting, November 12-13, 2010

Center for Financial Policy’s First Policy Chat with Art Murton from FDIC, November 8, 2010

Dr. Henry Kaufman, Distinguished Speaker Series, October 2010

GSE Reform Roundtable, Mark Zandi (keynote), Chief Economist, Moody’s, May 2010

Director's Institute: Current Developments on Governance, William E. Mayer (keynote), Park Avenue Equity Partners, April 2010

Robert C. Pozen, “Too Big to Save”, Distinguished Speaker Series, January 2010


Center Launch Executive Compensation Roundtable, Ken Feinberg (keynote), Obama Pay Czar, November 2009