Archive for October, 2010

Top traders converge on Tulane for Energy Trading Competition

Top traders converge on Tulane for Energy Trading Competition

Student traders from Rutgers, the University of Texas at Austin, Tulane and Northwestern took the top honors at the 2010 Tulane Energy Trading Competition, but according to some participants, the […]

October 28, 2010 ×
Accounting goes extreme in PwC xACT Competition

Accounting goes extreme in PwC xACT Competition

Twelve teams of Freeman School students put their skills to the test on Friday (Oct. 22) as participants in the PricewaterhouseCoopers xACT Competition, one of the nation’s leading case competitions […]

October 27, 2010 ×
Times-Picayune: Business students roll up their sleeves at Energy Trading Competition

Times-Picayune: Business students roll up their sleeves at Energy Trading Competition

From The Times-Picayune, Oct. 26, 2010: Business students from nine universities around North America spent Saturday competing to see who could produce the best results while using simulated portfolios to […]

October 26, 2010 ×
Financial Times ranks EMBA program among world's best

Financial Times ranks EMBA program among world's best

In its latest survey of executive MBA programs at the world’s leading business schools, Financial Times has ranked the Freeman School’s EMBA program 75th in the world and 35th among […]

October 25, 2010 ×
Booyah on the Bayou: Cramer brings "Mad Money" to Freeman

Booyah on the Bayou: Cramer brings "Mad Money" to Freeman

“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer is famous for his unabashedly bullish take on the stock market, so it was only fitting that the investment guru should bring his CNBC television […]

October 21, 2010 ×
Freeman hosts 2010 Tulane Energy Trading Competition

Freeman hosts 2010 Tulane Energy Trading Competition

Some of the world’s largest energy trading firms will be at the Freeman School of Business on Saturday, Oct. 23, to see the country’s best collegiate energy traders put their […]

October 18, 2010 ×
Taking care of business

Taking care of business

Up-and-coming singer-songwriter Sami Khan (BSM ’11) plans to make music his full-time job when he graduates in May, but that doesn’t mean the Freeman School senior is turning his back […]

October 13, 2010 ×
Tulane Business Forum looks at leveraging resources

Tulane Business Forum looks at leveraging resources

The Receivables Exchange was founded to connect small- and mid-size businesses in need of working capital with investors, but according to president and co-founder Nicolas Perkin, the biggest innovation the […]

October 11, 2010 ×