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Hamilton Joins Financier Worldwide Roundtable Panel for Discussion on Financial Services Outlook
December 16, 2008

Jones Walker attorney Palmer C. Hamilton was recently featured as a panelist in the "Roundtable: Financial Services Outlook" discussion, printed in the December 2008 issue of Financier Worldwide magazine. Mr. Hamilton discussed various hot-button financial services topics with six other panelists. Topics covered included:

  • Recent events on Wall Street and in other global financial markets
  • Causes of the "meltdown" in the banking sector
  • The U.S. government's reaction and regulatory response to the financial crisis
  • Financial services mergers and acquisitions and their advantages
  • Private equity's role in providing meaningful capital to distressed financial institutions
  • The need for financial institutions to revise their internal controls and risk management processes
  • Steps financial institutions can take to adapt to the new playing field and remain competitive

To read the roundtable discussion, please click here. For more information, please contact Palmer C. Hamilton.