Each year, the Finance Symposium draws approximately 200 attendees, including Fuqua students and representatives from Fortune 500 companies and financial services firms. The Symposium is the Finance Club’s marquee event and serves the two-fold purpose of introducing students to the breadth of careers within the field of finance and serving as their first major finance recruiting event.
Students who attend the Symposium have the opportunity to sit in on various industry specific panels as well as network with alumni from prospective employers. Industries represented include Bulge Bracket and Boutique Investment Banking, Sales and Trading, Private Wealth Management, Private Equity, Asset Management and Corporate Finance.
Symposium Theme: Navigating the New Financial Landscape
Location: Duke University, The Fuqua School of Business
Date: September 22, 2010
The symposium will cover a wide range of topics including:
- Raising and Deploying Capital in the Current Environment
- Redefining the Scope of Risk Management
- Assessing the Impact of Financial Regulation