Annual Conference on Financial Market Regulation (CFMR)

VIRTUAL 7th ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON FINANCIAL MARKET REGULATION  (CFMR 2020*)

The SEC, CFS at Lehigh University, CFP at the Robert H. Smith School of Business, and CFA Institute are pleased to jointly host the 7th Annual CFMR. The goal of the conference is to bring together participants from academia, industry, government, and the SEC for an exchange of views on topics of relevance to the Commission.

*The Conference on Financial Market Regulation (CFMR 2020) has been rescheduled to September 17 - 18, 2020. 

PAPERS TO BE PRESENTED:
"Violations of Price-Time Priority and Implications for Market Quality"
Seoyoung Kim (Santa Clara University) and Daniel Trepanier (Santa Clara University)

"Should We Use Closing Prices? Institutional Price Pressure at the Close"
Vincent Bogousslavsky (Boston College) and Dmitriy Muravyev (Michigan State University)

"Spinning the CEO Pay Ratio Disclosure"
Audra Boone (Texas Christian University), Austin Starkweather (Vanderbilt University), and Joshua Tyler White (Vanderbilt University)

"Phantom of the Opera: ETF Shorting and Shareholder Voting"
Richard Evans (University of Virginia), Oğuzhan Karakaş (University of Cambridge), Rabih Moussawi (Villanova University), and Michael Young (University of Missouri)

"Funding Liquidity and Market Liquidity: the Broker-Dealer Perspective"
Marco Macchiavelli (Federal Reserve Board) and Xing (Alex) Zhou (Federal Reserve Board)

"Periodic Disclosures of Asset-Backed Securities"
Brent Schmidt (Penn State University) and Helen Zhang (University of Minnesota)

"Sitting Bucks: Zero Returns in Fixed Income Funds"
Jaewon Choi (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign), Mathias Kronlund (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign), and Jimmy Oh (Hanyang University)

"Discretionary NAVs"
Scott Cederburg (University of Arizona) and Neal Stoughton (University of Waterloo)

VIEW PROGRAM: conftool.org/cfmr2020/sessions.php

ONLINE REGISTRATION: conftool.org/cfmr2020/

CONFERENCE ORGANIZERS: Kathleen Weiss Hanley (Lehigh University), Amy Edwards (SEC), Vlad Ivanov (SEC), Russ Wermers (University of Maryland), and Jim Allen (CFA Institute).