MWE SHORT: Richard Sandor – The Building Blocks of the Financial Industry

Dr. Richard Sandor, chairman and CEO of Environmental Financial Products LLC, talks about inventing markets and the evolution of exchanges such as the CME, CBOE and ICE at the MWE World of Opportunity event in Chicago in 2013. Sandor gives a detailed look at the various elements that gave each exchange its identity and reflects on how the innovations of the past have made the financial industry what it is today.



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MWE SHORT: Ben Van Vliet – The Nature of Competition

MWE SHORT: Ben Van Vliet – The Nature of Competition

“You can’t tell Derrick Rose or LeBron James he’s not allowed to fake out an opponent.”

Ben Van Vliet, Assistant Professor and Associate Director at the Illinois Institute of Technology, discusses the nature of competition in the financial industry and the impact of deception in the markets.