Chris Concannon, President and Chief Operating Officer, Virtu Financial LLC
Chris Concannon presented to the Program Fellows on increasingly prominent issues relating to high-frequency trading. Virtu Financial LLC is a leading electronic trading firm and market maker, actively trading equities, fixed-income securities, currencies, and commodities on trading venues ranging from exchanges to electronic communication networks and other off-exchange trading platforms. In connection with this Fellow Workshop, and the Program's long-term goal of maintaining part of this website as a central repository for capital markets-related work drafted by scholars, legal practitioners, market participants, regulators, and news reporters, the Program has put together a Current Topics section focused on high-frequency trading.
October 25, 2012
Jeffrey Gordon, Professor of Law at Columbia Law School and Co-director of the Columbia Law School and Business School Richman Center for Business, Law & Public Policy
Professor Gordon presented to the Fellows on Shadow Banking.
Susan Chaplinsky, Professor of Business Administration, the Darden Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Virginia
Professor Chaplinsky's presentation and the ensuing discussion focused on her empirical findings and observations on the market for private investments in public equity (PIPEs) as well as the increasingly blurry line between private and public offerings in general.