NEW YORK, NY- October 21, 2014 – The Weissman Center for International Businessat Baruch College and The Capco Institute is hosting a conference, “Banking Reloaded,” on October 29 to discuss the future of finance. Experts from established banks, new market entrants and technology start-ups will examine how different areas of the financial supply chain are being disrupted and reshaped.
Ronan Ryan, Chief Strategy Officer at IEX Group, one of the central characters from Michael Lewis’s popular book, Flash Boys, will speak about the future of trading and technology. Another keynote speaker, John Abel, Vice President, Depository Trust & Clearing Company (DTCC) will talk about initiatives to reduce systemic transaction risk. Other topics include how the cost of trading will shape future bank strategies, how wealth is changing to meet the needs of millennials, and whether crypto-currencies can change financial services.
WHAT: Third Annual Zicklin-Capco Conference in Finance
WHEN: 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 29, 2014
WHERE: Baruch College Vertical Campus Building,
55 Lexington Avenue (between 24th & 25th St), Room 14-220
About Baruch College:
Baruch College is a senior college in the City University of New York (CUNY) with a total enrollment of more than 17,000 students, who represent 160 countries and speak more than 100 languages. Ranked among the top 15% of U.S. colleges and the No. 4 public regional university, Baruch College is regularly recognized as among the most ethnically diverse colleges in the country. As a public institution with a tradition of academic excellence, Baruch College offers accessibility and opportunity for students from every corner of New York City and from around the world. For more about Baruch College, go to http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/.
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