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Canaries in the Coal Mine: How the Rise in Settlement 'Fails' Creates Systemic Risk for Financial Firms and Investors
Financial plumbing is taken for granted, except when things go wrong. It was only a few years ago, for example, that the Federal Reserve Bank of New York saw the mess in the derivatives market, whereExpand
Choking the Recovery: Why New Growth Companies Aren't Going Public and Unrecognized Risks of Future Market Disruptions
A strong, sustained recovery will require the formation and growth of new scale companies. These companies, in turn, often require access to equity capital as they grow. Traditionally, this has bestExpand
ETFs and the Present Danger to Capital Formation
Prepared Testimony by Harold Bradley and Robert E. Litan before the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investments.
We Have Met the Enemy…and He is Us: Lessons from Twenty Years of the Kauffman Foundation's Investments in Venture Capital Funds and the Triumph of Hope Over Experience
Venture capital (VC) has delivered poor returns for more than a decade. VC returns haven’t significantly outperformed the public market since the late 1990s, and, since 1997, less cash has beenExpand
2013 State of Entrepreneurship Address: 'Financing Entrepreneurial Growth'
Despite recent innovations in entrepreneurial finance, particularly at the early stage of business creation, many new and young companies continue to face hurdles to acquire capital.The KauffmanExpand
Views of an "Informed" Trader
A Walk Through Time
I have a complete collection of vintage Harold Bradley stories I am saving for the cocktail hour later. Harold and I have had so much fun and good times together at any number of conferences bothExpand
Redefining Best Execution
The Securities and Exchange Commission has clearly indicated its intent to hold investment managers accountable for best execution in inspections and examinations. The Commission asks managers andExpand
Implications for Trading
HAROLD BRADLEY: Many matters of significance stem from modern structured finance. Today we will talk about a few of them, including issues that relate to careless regulation and trading strategiesExpand