Newsroom Listing - Denise Gravatt
Eight FAU students receive scholarships to attend the Forensic Accounting and Asset Forfeiture/ Asset Protection Conference jointly sponsored by the U.S. Department of Treasury’s Office of Inspector General, and the Palm Beach ACFE.
FAU’s AMA chapter of 65 AMA-zing students also has some notable accomplishments in its marketing case study research.
In honor of this month, we take a look at the women who make up FAU Business: our students, staff, faculty, directors, and deans.
Like many students pursing an Executive MBA at Florida Atlantic University, Jonathan Beskin was looking to leverage his degree for corporate ladder credibility in the financial sector where he worked. Little did he imagine a course topic on recurring revenue businesses would ignite his entrepreneurial spirit and lead him to launching a monthly subscription box service before graduating and landing on Inc. 500’s list of top 200 fast-growing companies (2020), right alongside Uber.
Four Finance Ph.D. candidates from FAU’s College of Business were invited to share their research with students from MGIMO University (Moscow State Institute of International Relations) at the Financial Economics and Quantitative Finance Workshop on November 18, 2021.
As of today, the U.S. equity crowdfunding market has grown in total amount raised from $23 million in 2016 to $244 million in 2020 – since becoming fully legal in the U.S. when Title III of the 2012 JOBS Act took effect on May 16, 2016. The Equity Crowdfunding Tracker presents data that spans from 2016 to today.