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2012 Fixed Income Conference


April 20-21, 2012

Charleston Place Hotel
Charleston, SC


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Conference Program

Day 1

Charleston Place Hotel, 2nd floor Conference Room, 205 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29401
Expert insight and analysis of emerging trends in fixed income instruments. Speakers and panel discussions will center on three themes:

  • Credit: Is it time to get back into spread products?
  • Treasuries: Can 2014 come soon enough?
  • Real Estate: In search of a new capital delivery system

Featured speakers:

  • Howard Benz, Morgan Keegan
  • Stephen Blank, Urban Land Institute
  • Adam Cohen, founder of Covenant Review
  • Erkan Erturk, Standard and Poor's
  • Martin Fridson, BNP Paribas Investment Partners
  • Rich Gordon, Wells Fargo
  • Robin Grieves, University of South Carolina
  • William Harrison, University of South Carolina
  • Jean Helwege, University of South Carolina
  • Andrew Kalotay, Andrew Kalotay Associates 
  • Gary Li, South Carolina Retirement System 
    Investment Commission
  • Mike Mutti, Raymond James
  • Nic Perkin, The Receivables Exchange
  • Tad Philipp, Moody’s Investors Service
  • Jason Serrano, Oak Hill Advisors
  • Robert Van Order, George Washington University, former Chief Economist of Freddie Mac 
  • Diane Vazza, Standard & Poor's

Day 2

Darla Moore School of Business - Charleston Campus, 151 Market Street, Charleston, SC 29401 
One-half day symposium with research presentations from fixed-income experts at the world’s leading business schools:

  • Jennie Bai, New York Federal Reserve
  • Jack Bao, The Ohio State University
  • Sergei Davydenko, University of Toronto
  • Jens Dick-Nielsen, Copenhagen Business School
  • Michael Fleming, New York Federal Reserve
  • Olesya Grishchenko, Federal Reserve Board
  • Jean Helwege, University of South Carolina
  • Jens Hilscher, Brandeis University
  • Burton Hollifield, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Edith Hotchkiss, Boston College
  • Jay Huang, Pennsylvania State University
  • Robert Jarrow, Cornell University
  • Chotibhak (Pab) Jotikasthira, University of North Carolina
  • Madhu Kalimipalli, Wilfred Laurier University 
  • Nikunj Kapadia, University of Massachusetts
  • David Lando, Copenhagen Business School
  • Steven Mann, University of South Carolina
  • Eric Powers, University of South Carolina 
  • Matthew Pritsker, Boston Federal Reserve
  • Marco Rossi, University of Notre Dame
  • Zhan Shi, Pennsylvania State University 
  • Mads Stenbo Nielsen, Copenhagen Business School
  • Ronald Sverdlove, New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Haoxiang Zhu, Stanford University