Experts available to speak on the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank and its impact for Canada

Western University has the following experts available to media to contextualize the failure of Silicon Valley Bank and how it is affecting markets and financial institutions in Canada and around the world.

Daniel Brou
Associate Professor, DAN Department of Management & Organizational Studies, Economics

Areas of expertise: Financial markets and institutions, economic and political integration, political economy, growth and innovation.

Stephen Foerster
Professor, Finance, Ivey School of Business

Areas of expertise: Financial institutions, stock markets, behavioural finance, initial public offerings, portfolio management.

Cristián Bravo
Associate Professor, Statistical and Actuarial Sciences; Canada Research Chair in Banking and Insurance Analytics

Areas of expertise: Banking and financial institutions, financial technology (fintech), credit scoring and credit risk, artificial intelligence and data science, profit-driven business analytics.

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