Join us at noon in person or via Zoom. Our guest speaker will be Karim Basta, Chief Economist for Capital Management.
Karim Basta is Chief Economist for III Capital Management. He is responsible for economic and policy analysis for the firm and its clients. He joined the firm in September 2003. Previously, Mr. Basta was a Director in the Global Rates Group at Merrill Lynch & Co. in New York and London. He served as a Senior Economist for ML Europe from 1989-93, for ML NY from 1993-97. He subsequently became Director of Global Rates Strategy as well as a dedicated strategist for the US$ swap desk. From 2002-2003, Mr. Basta worked in the Institutional Client Group at ML, advising global macro hedge funds. Prior to joining ML, he worked as an Economist at Chase Econometrics in Bala Cynwyd, PA. Mr. Basta earned an MBA in Finance from New York University; an MA/BA in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania; and a BS in Economics from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He is a member of the Economics Club of New York and the National Association of Business Economists. He is also currently an Adjunct Professor in Finance at the Carroll School of Business at Boston College
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