Experts at Detroit conference share investment advice

A dozen Wall Street heavy-hitters and one Federal Reserve Bank president will dispense investment analysis and market updates at a two-day conference aimed at students and professionals. Hosted by Wayne State University and Mainstay Capital Management of Grand Blanc, the ENGAGE International Investment Education Symposium expects to attract 1,500 to 2,500 people to Cobo Center March 26-27, says Mainstay Capital CEO David Kudla.

The conference will feature an address from Dennis Lockhart, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, who will be interviewed by Steve Liesman, senior economics reporter for CNBC. Panels will discuss the global economy, the state of the financial industry, and domestic and international markets. The conference will also include a student investment portfolio competition and a student stock pitch competition.

The Detroit News