Chinese Trading And Investment Association

GME, the stock for GameStop, is undoubtedly the recent hotspot of the financial industry and has attracted wide attention from not just industry insiders and day traders but also regulators, politicians and political and social activists, for good reasons. It is not only a new phenomenon of investor behavior (or movement as someone may call it)  but also prompts questions about its social and legal implications. In this event, we will be discussing all these questions surrounding not just this one stock but the underlying driving force of the recent price action of quite a few stocks, even commodity futures -- Wallstreetbet. The discussion can cover many different aspects including stock pricing, investor psychology and behavior, social, ethical and legal considerations as well as of course trading opportunities.

Tony Zhang, president of CTIA Chicago Chapter, will moderate this event. If anyone is interested to speak at this event, please contact Steve Xu

Time:Feb. 9th (Tue), 5:30-6:30pm, US CT (6:30-7:30pm US ET; Beijing Time Feb. 10th(Wed), 7:30-8:30 am)

Moderator: Tony Zhang

About the moderator:

Dr. Tony Zhang

Dr. Tony Zhang is currently an Adjunct Professor at the University of Illinois at Champaign, R.C. Evan Fellow, Gies Business School, focusing on finance, quantitative investment and entrepreneurship. President of the Chicago chapter of the Chinese American Association for Trading and Investment, who has long worked in fintech, including artificial intelligence and big data. SSRN Global Top 100 Scholar in Social Science Business, Member of the Education Committee of the Chicago Chapter of the Charted Financial Analyst Association, Academic Mentor of the CFA Association Research Challenge, Academic Mentor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Global Annual Trading Competition, has published more than 50 SCI papers internationally, won the best papers in the field three times, and is the only scholar to have won two of the best papers at the IEEE Wireless Sensing Network Conference. The latest study, Alternative Data in Fintech and Business Intelligence, is included in the latest Fintech books by the world-renowned Palgrave publisher. In addition, Dr. Zhang is a Senior Member of the American Electrical and Electronic Engineering Association (IEEE Senior Member), a CFA Certified Financial Analyst in the United States.

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