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The FundBank Spotlight

On 15 May 2024, FundBank was pleased to host the first in its series of the FundBank Spotlight in New York. This event, exclusive to our clients and friends, featured distinguished speakers from the asset management industry, including our knowledge specialists from the FundBank team.

Key Speakers and Discussion Topics

We were pleased to welcome our keynote speaker, S.P. Kothari, former Chief Economist of the SEC, Division Director of The Division of Economic and Risk Analysis (DERA) of the SEC and current Gordon Y. Billard Professor of Accounting and Finance at MIT’s Sloan School of Management.  During a fireside chat with Gabe Benincasa, General Counsel and Chief Compliance and Risk Officer at FundBank, he discussed the impact of artificial intelligence on asset management, current U.S. economic conditions and the history of bank failures.
Guests gathered at the FundBank Spotlight event in New York.

The Spotlight Brainstorming Session

Sincere thanks to our guest panelists, who explored several hot topics with the audience in order to rank which ones would impact the asset management industry most significantly going forward.

Brainstorming Session Participants


Fred Jacobs, FundBank


Colm O’Driscoll, FundBank

John D’Agostino, Coinbase and Dagger LLC

Genna Garver, Troutman Pepper

Event highlights


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