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Control Fraud and The Imperial CEO: A Conversation with Professor Bill Black

Professor Bill Black, an expert on white-collar crime, former federal bank regulator, advisor to governments worldwide, and frequent commentator on fraud in America's financial markets, is the featured speaker in the inaugural installment of BLB&G’s Real-Time Speaker Series.

Dr. Black has spent decades exposing the destructive forces of corporate misconduct and regulatory languor. The discussion will focus on his work and current topics in corporate governance, including “control fraud” (frauds led by those that control a seemingly legitimate entity and use it as a "weapon" to defraud), the rise of the “Imperial CEO" in America, and what investors can do to reign in managerial excesses.

(NOTE: If you wish to ask a question, please click on the “Ask a Question” button at the top of the webcast screen and submit. Click on the adjacent "Attachments” button to view articles, video and other related materials pertaining to Dr. Black’s work. Please also feel free to rate the webcast by clicking on the “rate this” button.)

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  • Control Fraud and The Imperial CEO: A Conversation with Professor Bill Black Recorded: Feb 11 2016 40 mins
    Professor William K. Black; Blair Nicholas; Brandon Marsh
    Professor Bill Black, an expert on white-collar crime, former federal bank regulator, advisor to governments worldwide, and frequent commentator on fraud in America's financial markets, is the featured speaker in the inaugural installment of BLB&G’s Real-Time Speaker Series.

    Dr. Black has spent decades exposing the destructive forces of corporate misconduct and regulatory languor. The discussion will focus on his work and current topics in corporate governance, including “control fraud” (frauds led by those that control a seemingly legitimate entity and use it as a "weapon" to defraud), the rise of the “Imperial CEO" in America, and what investors can do to reign in managerial excesses.

    (NOTE: If you wish to ask a question, please click on the “Ask a Question” button at the top of the webcast screen and submit. Click on the adjacent "Attachments” button to view articles, video and other related materials pertaining to Dr. Black’s work. Please also feel free to rate the webcast by clicking on the “rate this” button.)

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    BLB&G’s Real-Time Speaker Series hosts candid conversations with academics, policy makers, and other experts about the financial markets and issues of importance to the institutional investor community.
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