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Lisa Thouin Presents on Liquidity Risk Management at FMS NY/NJ & NJBankers Assoc. CFO Conf.

The FMS NY/NJ Chapter presented a Spring Half-Day CFO Conference jointly sponsored with the New Jersey Bankers Association (“NJBA”). The event was held at the Stony Hill Inn in Hackensack, NJ on Wednesday April 18, 2018. The conference featured leading industry speakers who presented a series of timely sessions developed for community bank financial institution…

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Mercadien’s Ken Kamen Featured on CNBC’s Markets Now

Ken Kamen, president of Mercadien Asset Management, says small caps are a bright light for investors because they have less international exposure, and will start to reap the benefits of US tax cuts. Watch the news video clip here: https://www.cnbc.com/video/2018/06/20/kamen-investors-that-respond-to-daily-headlines-could-be-at-a-disadvantage.html or visit www.mercadienassetmanagement.com  

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ROI-NJ News – N.J. High-Schoolers Compete in Money$peak Finance Competition

Exerpt from ROI-NJ News – The fourth annual Money$peak competition — a personal finance competition for high school students to create educational presentations on personal finance topics — took place recently at Rider University’s Bart Luedeke Center. The competition was presented by the Mercadien Foundation and Rider University, and supported by NJM Insurance Group, Fulton Bank and the Investors Foundation. Participating student teams included Bordentown…

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Accounting Today – Mercadien Foundation Hosts Fourth Annual ‘Money$peak’ Event

Exerpt from Accounting Today – Princeton, N.J.-based firm the Mercadien Group and its Mercadien Foundation hosted the fourth annual Money$peak Competition at Rider University last Wednesday at Rider’s Bart Luedeke Center. Participating student teams were asked to present brief (three to five minute) presentations on topics from their required high school personal finance course and present…

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Money$peak Teams Innovate & Share to Win Big

Princeton, NJ – The fourth annual Money$peak Competition, presented by the Mercadien Foundation and Rider University, kicked off to a crowd of cheering fans at 6pm on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at Rider’s Bart Luedeke Center.  The competition expanded notably this year, with participating student teams from Bordentown Regional, Colts Neck, Hopewell Valley, Jackson Liberty,…

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Sherise Ritter Receives Award for Advocacy from Enable, Inc.

Congratulations to Sherise Ritter, CPA, CGFM, CGMA, PSA, who received the Enable Award for Advocacy at the nonprofit’s annual fundraising gala on April 27, 2018.  A managing director and co-chair of the Nonprofit & Human Services Group, Sherry is a tireless advocate for organizations serving people with disabilities. She is dedicated to educating the nonprofit…

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Mercadien’s Ken Kamen Featured Expert Commentator on CNBC

Ken Kamen, president of Mercadien Asset Management, and Jeff Hirsch of Stock Trader’s Almanac were featured expert commentators on CNBC Live TV to give their take on the expected stock market reaction to the news of the U.S. decision to pull out of negotiations with Iran. They also shared their thoughts on what investors should…

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NJ High Schoolers Tout Their Financial IQ at 4th Annual Money$peak Competition

Princeton, NJ – How’s your financial IQ? New Jersey high school students from 13 districts across the state will compete for major prizes for showing off theirs delivering financial lessons on May 23rd at 6:00 p.m. in the Bart Luedeke Auditorium at Rider University. The Mercadien Foundation, with support from The Mercadien Group, New Jersey…

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Mercadien Announces Major Achievements in the Bankruptcy/Insolvency Arena

Princeton, NJ & Philadelphia, PA – The Mercadien Group is pleased to announce recent significant accomplishments by the two managing directors, Donald F. Conway, CPA, and Frank A. Pina, CPA, CFF, CFE, CGMA, who jointly lead the Forensic & Litigation Support Services Group, related to their specialized skills and client service in bankruptcy, forensic accounting…

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Ken Kamen Featured Commentator On Stock Market Declines – NJ 101.5 News

Ken Kamen, Mercadien Asset Management President, is featured commentator about stock market declines in NJ 101.5 news article As Stocks Plunge Again, NJ Investors Get Worried by David Matthau. Article Exerpt:  After calm, steady growth for years, Wall Street is suddenly bouncing up and down like a yo-yo. Many New Jersey investors were alarmed as stocks plunged dramatically…

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