Event Detail

Distinguished Speaker Series: Dr. Neal M. Soss (Ended)

Doing Better versus Doing Well - A new global business cycle?

Date, Time, and Location:
Monday, September 14, 2009 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
12:00 pm
The Standard Club, 320 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL  60604   (Driving Directions)

Dr. Neal M. Soss
Managing Director & Chief Economist
Credit Suisse

Introduction by Jeffrey Moster, CFA

Time, Date, and Location:
Monday, September 14, 2009
The Standard Club
320 S. Plymouth Court
12:00 - 1:00 pm

Neal SossBiography: Dr. Soss is a managing director and chief economist of Credit Suisse, an international corporate and investment banking firm, which he joined in 1984. Prior to joining the Firm, Dr. Soss was with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. As a vice president, his responsibilities included bank supervision and foreign relations. During a two-year leave from the Fed, he was assistant to chairman Paul A. Volcker of the Federal Reserve Board. Dr. Soss's experience in Washington also includes two years as director of the Banking Research and Economic Analysis Division in the U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. Dr. Soss has also held various positions in New York State government, including three years in the New York State Banking Department as both deputy and first deputy superintendent of banks. As chief economist, in the office of Secretary of the Governor during the Carey administration, he acted as liaison between state economic regulation and promotion agencies and the Governor.

Eligible for 1 credit hour

This program qualifies for credit under the guidelines for the CFA Institute Continuing Education Program. Please click here if you would like more information.

11:30 AM - Registration
12:00 PM - Luncheon begins followed by the presentation

Business Casual

Chef's Choice (Fruit Plate available upon request)

Members - $45 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*
Student-Members - $10 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*
Note: This rate is only available to students who have been approved as a Student-Member of CFA Chicago for 2009-2010.
Non-Members - $55 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*

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Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, September 11. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins.

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