Over the past decades, credit cycle has exhibited notable shifts globally, impacting investment patterns and economic stability. Statistical analyses reveal a significant correlation between credit cycle phases and business performance metrics, underlining the need for proactive strategies in navigating this complex landscape, especially in the era of unprecedented economic and financial uncertainty. Join us for a deep dive into these pivotal topics with Professor Edward Altman, a world leading scholar and expert on corporate bankruptcy, high yield bonds, distressed debt and credit risk analysis.
Dr Edward Altman is the Max L. Heine Professor of Finance Emeritus at New York University, Stern School of Business. He is the creator of the famous Altman Z-Score models for default prediction of firms globally. Professor Alman has been an advisor to many financial institutions including Merrill Lynch, Salomon Brothers, Citigroup, and Paulson & Co. He also serves on the Board of Franklin Mutual Series and Alternative Investments Funds. In 2020, he served as a member of the COVID-19 and Bankruptcy Working Group, providing policy response recommendations to the US Senate and Congress. Professor Altman was inducted into the Fixed Income Analysts Society Hall of Fame in 2001 and named one of the "100 Most Influential People in Finance" by Treasury & Risk Management magazine.
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