Paul Callejas, BS ’15, is one of 18 young entrepreneurs recently awarded a 2016 Future Founders Fellowship. Callejas, who founded the startup GPS Campus, will participate in training, mentoring and development opportunities as part of the fellowship, an initiative of the Future Founders Startup.
High frequency trading has been the object of much criticism in the last few years. But are high frequency traders really the bad actors they’re made out to be? UIC Business’ Dermot Murphy and Northwestern’s Robert Korajczyk find reason to question HFT's bad rap.
The Women’s Leadership Center at Kennesaw State University recently presented their 2015 Best Paper Award to Professor Sandy Wayne, Grace Lemmon, PhD ’11 and former iLead co-director Jenny Hoobler. The Leadership Center’s “Best of 2015” list also included a paper co-authored by Hoobler and Liautaud PhD student Courtney Masterson.
With European governments working toward a regional tax on financial transactions, 2015 was a big year for the FTT debate. Dale Rosenthal recently spoke to Gazette Chicago about his research on transaction taxes and the possible implications for such a tax in Chicago, where pension liabilities and gridlock over a state budget have brought tax revenues to the fore.