Anat Alon-Beck, 01 February 2021
I don’t know about you, but I’ve been glued to the financial news during the past week.
And, for the first time, both my husband and my son were actually interested in my work. It is mind-boggling.
My husband first told me these stories of people making exorbitant amounts of money trading stock options, and no, not people we know from the investment community. My son, who turned 11 this month, wanted to know what’s all the buzz in the news about his favorite store: GameStop GME +0.9%.
I’m delighted that so many are suddenly interested in this topic. This is what I do. I’m happy to oblige.
I joined a panel organized by Boston University’s Review of Banking and Financial Law on Friday to discuss this topic, and here are some of my takeaways.