08/23/2013 03:11 PM
BATON ROUGE – The Financial Planning Association of Baton Rouge and the Department
of Finance at the LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business will co-host 2013 Financial
Planning Education Day on Friday, Sept. 13, in The Rotunda of the Business Education
Complex. Financial planning professionals can earn five hours of continuing education
credit at this year’s event, which will be from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The cost to attend
is $49 in advance and $69 the day of the event. Lunch is included.
Tina Thomas, internationally renowned author and speaker specializing in the field
of self-development, is serving as the keynote speaker for the event. Thomas is the
author of two books, creator of numerous audio programs and has been featured as a
personality expert on ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC.
Other speakers scheduled to appear include:
To RSVP, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The mission of the Financial Planning Association of Baton Rouge is to advance the
knowledge, skills, and integrity of its members; while educating investors about the
value of working with a CFP© CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner and using the
financial planning process as a way to achieve their financial goals.
The Department of Finance is a Chartered Financial Analyst, or CFA, Program Partner
and a Certified Financial Planner, CFP, Board-Registered Program that offers high
quality curricula to undergraduate and graduate students interested in careers in
corporate finance, asset management, real estate, insurance, banking, financial planning
and business law. The department boasts internationally renowned research faculty
in several areas, including derivatives, asset management, banking and spatial econometrics.
The department’s Securities Markets Analysis Research & Trading Lab boasts the Bloomberg
Professional service, the platform used by more than 300,000 leading business and
financial professionals worldwide to make informed business decisions, and an extensive
library of financial data bases including the Wharton WRDS System. Additionally, the
department encourages, supports and conducts research in real estate by housing the
nationally renowned Real Estate Research Institute.
For more information, visit www.business.lsu.edu/finance or call 225-578-6291.
Posted on Friday, August 23, 2013