Sponsored by New Boston Fund
The Collapse of Lehman Brothers: How Did it Happen? What’s Being Done to Prevent Another Financial Crisis? A Look Inside the Dodd Frank Financial Reform Process.
Feb 7, 2011
Noon – 12:30 Registration and Light Lunch
12:30-2pm Keynote Speech by Larry McDonald
To Rsvp: Please email Donna Hamlin firstname.lastname@example.org
Free Event for students, faculty and alumni.
A boxed lunch and drinks are available at the event for $15.
Venue: The Inn at Harvard Atrium Dining Room
1201 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
Larry McDonald, former trader at Lehman Brothers and now the New York Times Best Selling Author of “A Colossal Failure of Common Sense: The Inside Story of the Collapse of Lehman Brothers” will bring you an inside view of the biggest subprime iceberg ever seen. He will offer a clear story about how Lehman Brothers collapsed in the first place and his perspective about whether it can happen again. Learn what plans are underway to address financial reform and his views about what is likely to help and what may not. Come hear what we can expect in financial reform and it’s likely results in the future.
Mr. McDonald has been guest and/or contributor on CNBC, MSNBC, the New York Times, Fortune, CNN, CCTV China, France 24, BBC World, BBC America, Barron’s, Channel 4 News London, Bloomberg TV, Fox TV, Fox Radio, CBS, PBS Frontline and NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, Business Week, The Economist, Die Zeit Germany, Tokyo TV, the Financial Times, Time Magazine, and the New York Post.
His lecture tours include speaking at Universities, Banks, Investment Firms, Law Firms and Insurance companies. These speaking engagements have been all over the United States, Europe and Asia. Keynote Speaker at over 40 venues since the book was published, and have met thousands of institutional investors in the process.
He has participated in major financial crisis documentaries: Sony Pictures’ Academy Award Nominated Inside Job, BBC’s The Love of Money, CBC’s House of Cards.
He is a highly regarded expert on financial reform legislation, Dodd Frank, and an advisor to the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission.
His experience includes work at the following companies:
Lehman Brothers, Inc., New York, NY. Vice President, Convertible Securities / Distressed Debt Trading
Morgan Stanley, New York, NY. Convertible Securities Research and Sales
Convertbond.com, Greenwich, CT. COO/Co-Founder
You are invited to see Mr. McDonald’s recent videos:
Fox Business News Video from Jan 20, 2011: http://bit.ly/e0SOSy
CNBC Kudlow Report Video: http://www.cnbc.com/id/15840232/?video=1706884794&play=1