The Psaros Center for Financial Markets and Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business regularly convenes key leaders in finance and policy, reaching influential decision-makers through its strong faculty connections, track record of excellence, unparalleled alumni network, and prime location in Washington, D.C.

Operating as a nonpartisan entity, the Psaros Center delivers academically rigorous, high-quality platforms and events, offering informed solutions and enriching experiences to current and future financial market leaders.

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Financial Markets Quality Conference 2021

Financial Markets Quality Conference

Financial Markets Quality Conference crafted and organized by The Psaros Center for Financial Markets & Policy is the premier event for policymakers, regulators, C-suite, institutional, and private equity leaders to shape the coming year. Annually, FMQ starts conversations about the future of the markets that keeps evolving all year long.

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Undergraduate Stock Pitch Competition

The Psaros Center for Financial Markets and Policy is hosting a stock pitch competition open to Undergraduate students. Enter and showcase your research and presentation skills. Winner will receive a $2,500 cash prize.

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Previous Events

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The Honorable Michelle Bowman

Join us on Tuesday, April 18, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. for a speech by The Honorable Michelle Bowman, member of the Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System.

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Careers in Finance Educational and Networking Event

The Psaros Center for Financial Markets and Policy, in conjunction with the Georgetown Consulting and Banking (GCAB), held a Careers in Finance educational and networking event. This event brought together Georgetown University alumni from BlackRock, J.P. Morgan, Goldman Sachs, Blackstone, Invesco, and Morgan Stanley to give career advice to Georgetown students.

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Financial Markets Quality Conference

Women’s History Month

The center celebrates women by conducting interviews done with some of the best and brightest women shaping the world of business and finance. These features aim to demonstrate to students how women succeed in the finance field and provide advice on how to help them achieve similar success.

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Virtual FMQ

In December 2022, the SEC launched four major proposals totalling 1,658 pages that could dramatically reshape the US equity market. These proposals include sending retail orders to exchanges, changing tick and lot sizes, and imposing new requirements on brokers to achieve best execution.  

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