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‘This is how the SEC regulates’: Crypto investors wary as Coinbase fight heats up, regulators circle

"Regulators 'are coming aggressively after cryptocurrency businesses using enforcement cases and sending a signal that they are watching the sector very carefully,' Reena,…

September 17, 2021

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Mystery Hedge Fund Bolsters 500% Return on Curious Nasdaq Stock

"The arrangement is unusual, to say the least. Reena Aggarwal, director of Georgetown University’s Center for Financial Markets & Policy, says she’s never seen anything like…

August 13, 2021

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What makes Robinhood’s IPO stand out

"Typically, up to 85% of IPO shares will go to institutional investors like hedge funds and money managers, according to Reena Aggarwal, a professor of finance at Georgetown…

July 29, 2021

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Robinhood reveals new regulatory probe ahead of massive public offering

"In 2020, IPOs listed on the Nasdaq typically jumped about 40 percent on the first day of trading, according to Reena Aggarwal, professor of finance at Georgetown University and…

July 28, 2021


Chris Matturri Awarded the First Fintech MBA Fellowship

Christopher Matturri (MBA’22) has been named the first Fintech MBA Fellow at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. In this role, Matturri will engage with the…

December 11, 2020


Should Financial Markets Be Closed

The continued spread of COVID-19 throughout the world has posed serious uncertainty and volatility in global financial markets in recent weeks, prompting debate about whether…

March 23, 2020


Georgetown University Alumni Partner With Center for Financial Markets and Policy to Teach MBA Hedge Fund Investing Course

Two Georgetown University alumni, Anne Dias (F’92) and Doug Dillard (B’93) have partnered with the Center for Financial Markets and Policy to teach the MBA course, …

June 10, 2019


Leaders in Global Finance Speakers Series

Save the date for these opportunities to hear Leaders in Global Finance Speakers Series, hosted by the Center for Financial Markets and Policy. This speaker series…

August 30, 2017


Student Led Research on FinTech Regulations and SME Financing Published by World Economic Forum, Real Clear Markets

A student-led research white paper  on the complex regulatory landscape for FinTech lending and the implications for small and medium-sized enterprises was recently…

November 8, 2016


The 2016 U.S. Presidential Election: Competition for the Nomination for the Out of Power Party

The 2016 United States presidential election was certain to be highly unusual as the Republicans reduced their list of 17 candidates to Donald Trump. Trump won an impressive…

November 7, 2016