Dr. Bora Ozkan, Director of the Capital Markets Room (CMR) at the Fox School, was invited to speak at the Bloomberg Education Speaker Series, held in July in San Francisco. Ozkan shared his experience incorporating Bloomberg into the courses he taught over the last four years at Temple University. The university utilizes CMR in various […]
The Department of Finance is pleased to welcome Yue Qiu from University of Minnesota, Tilan Tang from Clemson University, Rudy Yaksick from Wenzhou-Kean University, and Justin Vitanza from University of Rochester. Read more about the new faculty here. For more stories and news, follow the Fox School on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
Senior finance major Anthony Merola is no stranger to success. He has accomplished a variety of impressive feats within the Fox School and beyond. Through his involvement in student professional organizations and landing highly competitive internships, his contributions to Temple University are truly remarkable and have awarded him prestigious scholarships. Merola decided to major in […]
On May 2, during the annual Department of Finance Awards Dinner, Students and faculty were honored for their various achievements throughout the school year. In attendance were invited students, faculty and the Real Estate Advisory Board. The Fox School of Business’ Dean Moshe Porat kicked off the dinner with some advice to students, “Our job […]
On May 2, The William C. Dunkelberg Owl Fund met to present their Annual Report to board members and Owl Fund alumnus. The Owl Fund’s mission is to provide the Temple University students with an active learning environment where they put investment principles into practice to achieve professional and personal goals related to investment management. […]
Pavel Savor, Associate Professor of Finance, and his co-author, Mungo Wilson, recently received the 2016 Amundi-Smith-Breeden Prize for one of the top three papers in The Journal of Finance. The paper is entitled, “Earnings Announcements and Systematic Risk.” This impressive honor underscores the strength of the Finance faculty at the Fox School of Business.
Power in Finance week kicked off Monday, October 31, 2016 with a bang. The Financial Management Association and Temple University Investment Association held a joint meeting to host Temple alumna, Celeste Clancy, the Vice President of Wells Fargo Banking. Mrs. Clancy talked to students about opportunities within the field of commercial banking. She also discussed […]
Assistant Professor of Finance, Cindy Axelrod, and Dr. John Soss took over 100 students to the offices of Brown Brothers Harriman on October 21, 2016 for the Fourth Annual Wall Street Day. The Wall Street Day is in its fourth year and has only grown since the Department of Finance began taking students in 2012. Undergraduate […]
Fox Finance Professor, Kose John recently presented a keynote speech on his paper “Bank Capital Regulation: An Academic Perspective,” at the European Finance and Banking Conference, held September 1-2, 2016 in Bologna, Italy. The conference was organized by Temple University and the Journal of Economics and Business. His speech was a refreshing call to arms […]
FRANCESCA BRUSA Assistant Professor Finance Dr. Francesca Brusa joins the Fox School as an Assistant Professor of Finance. Her research interests are in the areas of asset pricing and international finance. Her current work focuses on the pricing of currencies across the world, and on the determinants of human capital returns in the United States. […]
The Department of Finance’s Financial Management Association (FMA) student professional organization has appointed a new president — junior Ryan Rist. Rist, a Finance major at the Fox School of Business, always loved mathematics and he knew that Fox could help him achieve his goals and prepare him to excel in any environment. While in high […]
The Department of Finance’s Deputy Chair, Professor Jonathan Scott joined The Washington Center’s academic seminar for the Democratic National Convention (DNC) on July 21, 2016 where approximately 150 undergraduate students from around the country participate in a two-week seminar series. Scott spoke to the students about the many economic policy debates of this year’s monumental […]
Jason DeFazio, Vice President of the Valuation Research Corporation (VRC), embarked on his journey at Temple University’s Fox School of Business in 2004, later graduating summa cum laude with a B.B.A. in Finance and Entrepreneurship. While at Temple University he co-founded of The William C. Dunkelberg Owl Fund, which is the Department of Finance’s premier […]
Finance Alumnus Kevin Machiz was one of four of panelists asked to present at a seminar about emerging markets investment during the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank Spring Meetings this year. The panel on emerging markets investment covered a variety of subjects including emerging market performance and trends in asset allocation styles. Each […]
The Fox School of Business at Temple University will introduce two new undergraduate majors for the 2015-16 academic year: Supply Chain Management and Financial Planning. In all, the Fox School offers students a choice of 15 undergraduate majors. “The additions of Supply Chain Management and Financial Planning as majors further bolster the Fox School’s reputation […]