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Financial History, Issue 135Monday, November 16, 2020

Check out the latest issue of Financial History, now available for FREE as a full-color digital edition! Highlights include:

Free (Business) People of Color: Antebellum Black Business Owners in New Orleans and Charleston

The Money Hackers: How Venmo Became a Verb

The Socialist Orphanage

JPMorgan’s Transformation: The Past, Present and Future of America’s Largest Financial Institution

Federal Land Grants in the 19th Century

White Shoe: New High Priests for a New Century

Wild West Finance: The Johnson County Range War (Part 3)

Where Are They Now? Howard, Weil, Labouisse, Friedrichs & Co.

MoAF/Fordham Webinar Series

Bruce Greenwald on "Value Investing: From Graham to Buffett and Beyond"
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Value Investing, the classic, seminal work in the field, has been updated in a new, second edition to include the latest trends and a close look at some of the emerging investors who continue in the value investing tradition of Ben Graham and Warren Buffett. Join us for a virtual evening event with Columbia University professor and value investing guru Bruce Greenwald.

This program is FREE, but advance registration is required. Registered guests will receive the Zoom link prior to the program. Register today.

Webinar with CFA Society New York

Panel Discussion: "Still Lower for Even Longer: What Will Its Impact Be?"
Friday, November 20, 2020 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Interest rates have been low since the Global Financial Crisis. With COVID-19, they are now even lower and seem unlikely to rise for years from current multi-century lows. Join us for a panel discussion, in partnership with CFA Society New York, about how this will impact investors and fixed income markets. Participants include former MoAF Chairman Richard Sylla and MoAF President David Cowen.

$25 general admission; $15 for MoAF members and friends using discount code "MOAF" (all caps). Register today.

MoAF Event Video Available

Shennette Garrett-Scott on "Dreaming of Colored People: Black Women and the St. Luke Finance Corporation in the 1920s"
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Award-winning author and professor Shennette Garrett-Scott discusses her book, Banking on Freedom: Black Women in US Finance Before the New Deal, in this program co-presented by the Museum and the Fordham University Gabelli School of Business.

Watch event video on C-SPAN.

MoAF Event Video Available

Nicholas Sargen, In Conversation with Consuelo Mack, on "JPMorgan's Fall and Revival"
Tuesday, October 6, 2020 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

International economist, global money manager and author Nicholas Sargen discusses his latest book, in conversation with award-winning financial journalist Consuelo Mack.

Watch event video on C-SPAN.

MoAF Event Video Available

Ed Freeman on "The Power of And: Responsible Business Without Trade-Offs"
Thursday, September 24, 2020 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Author and professor Ed Freeman discusses his latest book, The Power of And: Responsible Business Without Trade-Offs, which offers a new narrative about the nature of business, revealing the focus on responsibility and ethics that unites today’s most influential companies.

Watch event video on C-SPAN.

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