The 17th (2018) China Financial Engineering Annual Meeting, as in International Forum on Financial Innovation and Risk Management was organized in Bengbu, Anhui Province from August 14th to 15th. Over 200 experts and scholars from universities and research institutes from home and abroad have attended the meeting. Newhuadu Business School Dean Lin Lin, assistant dean Wang Xianbin, teacher representative Professor Du Huayu in finance all participated.
At the administrative committee meeting on the evening of August 14th, Newhuadu was elected as a new committee member. In bidding for 2019’s host of the annual meeting, Professor Lin Lin read a letter hand-written by MJU President Wang Zonghua and delivered his greetings to the committee as well as his wishes to the success of the meeting, introduced the history and development of MJU, which gained approval and appreciation from attending experts. After an ardent bidding competition, Newhuadu won the bid for 2019.
The subject of the meeting was “New era, new finance and new development”. Topics included “the Belt and Road” financial supporting system and Chinese financial globalization, financial technology’s influences and effects on Taiwanese financial institutes, some observations on the changing shape of the US Treasury bond yield curve, lottery stock measuring and its income performance, the evolution of the world economy and 2008 crisis, new thoughts on professional integration under AUFE’s new management strategy, etc. Professor Lin Lin hosted corporate finance, a parallel session, and communicated with representatives on discipline construction, course planning, international talents training regarding financial engineering major. Meeting flag was handed over to Newhuadu at the closing ceremony and invitations were sent out to representatives for the 2019 meeting.
In recent years, this major has caught the attention in the academic field and in the industry as well. Since its founding, China Financial Engineering Annual Meeting has provided a favorable platform to discuss the future development of the discipline, communicate the latest research in the area, and conclude teaching reform and practice in the field. Listed in the administrative committee and chosen to host the 2019 annual meeting, Newhuadu will play a significant role in developing discipline construction and globalization process for financial engineering.
(Newhuadu Business School Liu Weisong Correpondent Yang Zhongqiang)