Events and Announcements
April 12, 2017
Career management seminar "Leadership in Practice: Accelerating Your Career in Investment Banking" taught by Melina Robbana, PFS Program Director and Jeff Derman, Managing Director, Peter J. Solomon. Details to be announced.
March 9, 2017
"Big Data? Big Deal! A Quantitative Practitioner Perspective" conference in New York City, hosted by SQA. Register here.
March 8, 2017
2nd Annual News and Finance Conference hosted by the Program for Financial Studies. 8am-5pm, Columbia University. Registration opening in February.
January 23, 2017
We are pleased to announce Morgan Stanley as a sponsor of the Program for Financial Studies' News and Finance Initiative.
January 1, 2017
We are pleased to announce J.P. Morgan as a lead sponsor of the Program for Financial Studies' News and Finance Initiative.
January 1, 2017
We are pleased to announce the PFS has formally sponsored the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance subscription gift to 4,800 selected CBS alumni.
October 28, 2016
Workshop on Systemic Risk in Insurance hosted by the Program for Financial Studies, Center for the Management of Systemic Risk, and Global Risk Institute. 8am-5pm, Warren Hall, Columbia University.
October 10, 2016
Program for Financial Studies' first annual dinner reception: "The Future of New York City as a Financial Center" featuring Robert K. Steel, CEO and Partner, Perella Weinberg Partners (former Deputy Mayor of NYC for Economic Development 2010-2014).
May 26, 2016
Symposium on Managing Systemic Risk in Energy, Environment, and Infrastructure. Kellogg Center, Columbia University.
March 24, 2016
Career management seminar "Leadership in Practice: Accelerating Your Career in Investment Banking" taught by Melina Robbana, PFS Program Director and Jeff Derman, Managing Director, Peter J. Solomon.
March 23, 2016
CBS Women's Week #Ladyboss Career Panel: "How Inspiring Women Lead" moderated by PFS Program Director Melina Robbana, hosted by Columbia Women in Business. 7:30pm in Uris 326.
March 11, 2016
"News and Finance: How the Media Affects Markets" conference organized by Columbia Business School faculty Paul Glasserman, Harry Mamaysky, and Paul Tetlock, hosted by the Program for Financial Studies.
March 10, 2016
Register for the Society of Quantitative Analysts' 50th Anniversary Gala taking place in NYC.
February 1, 2016
The PFS welcomes visiting research scholar Co-Pierre George from Deutsche Bundesbank and the University of Cape Town to the Risk Management Initiative this spring.
December 4-6, 2015
The Private Equity Program will be hosting its fifth annual Deal Camp in Montauk, NY.
November 6, 2015
Conference on "Corporate Debt Market Structure, Liquidity and Volatility" jointly presented by FINRA and the Programs in Law and Economics of Capital Markets and in Financial Studies at Columbia University. Email email@example.com to register.
October 8, 2015
The Silfen Leadership Series and Program for Financial Studies present Bob Steel, CEO, Perella Weinberg, interviewed by PFS Faculty Director, Charles Calomiris.
July 1, 2015
Charles Calomiris, Henry Kaufman Professor of Financial Institutions, is appointed as the new faculty director of the Program for Financial Studies →
April 20, 2015
Melina Robbana, Program Director, will co-teach "Accelerating Your Career in Investment Banking" at Columbia Business School on April 23. Students can register through COIN →
April 13, 2015
The No Free Lunch April 2 recordings are now available →
April 9, 2015
Melina Robbana, Program Director, will present at the LBO Valuation and Modeling workshop at Columbia Business School on April 15 →
February 3, 2015
The Program for Financial Studies welcomes Harry Mamaysky as a visiting research scholar →
January 28, 2015
The Program for Financial Studies' No Free Lunch Seminar Series was a great success in 2014! Watch the two most viewed videos: Neng Wang's Valuing Private Equity and Emi Nakamura's Is China Slowing? →
December 17, 2014
"Capital Structure in Major Corporations" video and photographs, featuring Martin Schroeter, CFO of IBM, and Professor Laurie Simon Hodrick, are now available →
December 16, 2014
The Fourth Annual Program for Financial Studies Conference was a great success. Videos and photographs of the event are now available →
July 8, 2014
If the recent New York Times article sparked your interest in James Gorman, watch this video of his keynote at our conference →
January 16, 2013
The No Free Lunch Seminar Series has been heralded as a best practice by BizEd magazine →