Southampton Management School

Seminars Archive

February 2011

Preventing Meltdown - An Operational Banker's View on the Financial Crisis

14:30 - 16:30, 24 February 2011

This seminar by the School of Management’s Centre for Banking, Finance and Sustainable Development will see Joseph De Feo, one of the foremost Operations Bankers in the Financial Services Industry, talk about the financial crisis: what happened, could have happened, and didn’t happen? He will also provide an insight from the operational and group CEO perspective of the firm with the world’s largest turnover: CLS Bank International.

Speakers:Mr Joseph De Feo

Prediction Markets: Theory and Application

13:00 - 14:00, 4 February 2011

The Centre for Risk Research Seminar is delighted to be hosting this seminar titled Prediction Markets: Theory and Applications.

Prediction markets can effectively aggregate disparate pieces of information that are spread among different individuals and making predictions.

Speakers:Professor Leighton Vaughan Williams