Zarb School of Business

Center for International Financial Services & Markets

Founded in 1996, the Center for International Financial Services and Markets regularly conducts conferences, speaker series, and workshops, and conducts research.

Our activities are inclusive and interdisciplinary in nature, encouraging students, faculty, and alumni across departments and disciplines to participate. We cover topics such as blockchain applications in business, compliance, fintech, globalization, sustainable investing, and the U.S. government securities market. We engage professionals, enriching the educational experience of our undergraduate and graduate students.

Our Center Associates, faculty across business disciplines, lead studies in the field of international financial services and markets, and communicate knowledge and information in this field.

About the Center
Financial Database

Our Advisory Board

The Center for International Financial Services and Markets is supported by an Advisory Board of members from financial and academic institutions across the country and around the world. Our Advisory Board is led by Chair Sal Sodano, Vice Chair, Independent Director, and Chair of the Audit Committee for Associated Capital Group, Inc. 

Dr. Anthony Saunders
John M. Schiff Professor of Finance
Stern School of Business, New York University

Dr. Linda Allen
Professor of Finance to Aldinger Chair in Banking and Finance
Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College-CUNY

Richard Gross
ION Group

Meet the Directors


Dr. Anoop Rai

Dr. Anoop Rai

Associate Director

Dr. Dominique Outlaw

Dr. Dominique Outlaw

Associate Director

Dr. Na (Nina) Wang

Dr. Na (Nina) Wang