RISE in the news
WHIO-TV Reports talked to University of Dayton students A.J. Ziegler and Emilee Wood and David Kudla, executive director of RISE, about the RISE 13 student investment conference coming up April 4-6 at the University of Dayton.
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RISE 13 panelists are frequently sought by the national financial media for their insights into the national and international economies and the current investment climate.
In exclusive taped remarks, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke spoke to the RISE 13 participants about the importance of financial literacy. "Among the lessons of the recent financial crisis is the need for virtually everyone — both young and old — to acquire a basic knowledge of finance and economics," he said. Bernanke keynoted the RISE forum in 2005. Read his remarks (PDF).
University of Dayton students did more than manage the RISE 13 forum — they made national news. Watch the video.
Mellody Hobson, president of Ariel Investments and chairman of Dreamworks, when CBS News named Hobson a contributor and analyst on finance and economy. She reported on How to Protect Your Credit Rating on Feb. 13.
The Feb. 4 edition of Barron's magazine will feature the RISE 13 lineup of speakers, including editor and publisher editor Edwin A. Finn, Jr. Barron's is a RISE sponsor. Here's a sneak peek.
Roger Ferguson, president and CEO, of TIAA-CREF, was mentioned in a Jan. 25 Chicago Tribune story as a contender for the top job at the Federal Reserve when Ben Bernanke's term ends next year.
Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial chief economist, discussed the impact of December's monthly jobs report on the Federal Reserve and what to expect in government job cuts going forward Jan. 4 on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop."
Jerry Webman, OppenheimerFunds chief economist, discussed the 2013 investment outlook for stocks and bonds Dec. 26 on Bloomberg Television's "Lunch Money."
Bloomberg News reported Dec. 30 on the influence of Charles L. Evans, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, on the Fed's policies to keep inflation low in order to bring down unemployment. FoxBusiness on Dec. 11 also reported on his strong advocacy for the central bank to go beyond its already aggressive easing of monetary policy to bring down unemployment.
Jerry Webman, OppenheimerFunds chief economist, talked to Fox Business on Nov. 9 about how the fiscal cliff might affect individual investors.
David Kudla, CEO and CIO of Mainstay Capital Management and RISE 13 executive director, gave his take on economic and market outlooks beyond Election Day on CNBC's Closing Bell with Maria Bartiromo, boosting RISE's national visibility with a new, customized backdrop on Nov. 6.
David Kudla, CEO and CIO of Mainstay Capital Management and RISE 13 executive director, and Liz Ann Sonders, senior vice president and chief investment strategist at Charles Schwab & Co., appeared on CNBC on Oct. 26.
Mellody Hobson, president of Ariel Investments, named chairman of DreamWorks Animation on Oct. 25.
Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial chief economist, talked about the state of the U.S. economy on the Wall Street Journal's Lunch Break on Oct. 25.
Robert Kapito, president, founder and director, talked to CNBC about where to put your retirement money in a time of market uncertainty on Oct. 22.
David Kudla, CEO and CIO of Mainstay Capital Management and RISE 13 executive director, on Fox Business Oct. 9.
Stephanie Link, TheStreet, on CNBC's Squawk Box Oct. 9.
Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial chief economist, on the PBS Newshour Oct. 5.
Robert Kapito, president, founder and director of BlackRock, on CNBC Oct. 4.
David Kudla, CEO and CIO of Mainstay Capital Management and RISE 13 executive director, on CNBC Oct. 2.
Mellody Hobson, president of Ariel Investments, on ABC Good Morning America Aug. 24, 2010 — 5 Top Financial Tips for College Students.