Professor Avinash Persaud

Avinash Persaud is the founder and Chairman of Intelligence Capital. Prior to founding Intelligence Capital and the GAM Persaud Investment Funds, he was Head of Global Research at State Street Corporation. Previously, he was Global Head of Currency and Commodity Research at JP Morgan. He held the Mercers' Memorial Chair in Commerce at Gresham College between 2002 and 2005, is a Governor of the London School of Economics and a Trustee, a member of the Board of the Global Association of Risk Professionals and the Chair of the CBC Working Group on investment flows. He is the winner of the Institute of International Finance's Jacques de Larosiere Award in Global Finance and an Amex Bank Award as well as a prolific author.

All of Professor Persaud's previous lectures may be accessed here.

Recent Past Lectures
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How well-meaning legal and accounting principles caused the last financial crisis and how to avoid them causing the next

Professor Avinash Persaud
Monday, 24 November 2008 - 12:00AM
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Redesigning financial regulation of pensions and other retail products

Professor Avinash Persaud
Wednesday, 21 March 2007 - 12:00AM
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A simple solution to global imbalance that is easy to implement and is unlikely to make matters worse

Professor Avinash Persaud
Wednesday, 6 December 2006 - 12:00AM
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Will the US easily relinquish economic and political power to China and India in the 21st century?

Professor Avinash Persaud
Thursday, 5 October 2006 - 12:00AM
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Regulatory capture

Professor Avinash Persaud
Tuesday, 28 June 2005 - 12:00AM
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Micro-credit

Professor Avinash Persaud
Thursday, 12 May 2005 - 12:00AM