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Centennial Speaker Series: SPACs: Special, Speculative, or Spam?

Wednesday, April 7 | 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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Overview

A co-sponsored event, presented by CFA Society New York, the Gabelli Center for Global Security Analysis, and the Museum of American Finance

So what exactly is a SPAC, or special purpose acquisition company? What would make some companies pick a SPAC over an IPO? And why are investors lining up to jump on the trend? Join us for an evening panel conversation explaining one of Wall Street’s hottest trends.

Agenda

6:00 PM | WELCOME REMARKS

Donna Rapaccioli, Dean, Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University


6:05 PM | PANEL

Moderator

James Kelly, Director, Gabelli Center for Global Security Analysis, Fordham University

Panelists

Professor Sris Chatterjee, Gabelli Chair in Global Security Analysis, Gabelli School of Business

Professor N.K. Chidambaran, Associate Professor of Finance, Gabelli School of Business

Shohana Jannat, Director, Financial Institutions Group, Oppenheimer

Peter Nesvold, Founder, Nesvold Capital Partners


6:45 PM | AUDIENCE Q&A


7:00 PM | CLOSING REMARKS

Donna Rapaccioli, Dean, Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University

Co- Sponsored By

Museum of American Finance