Finance Day

As you know we are not having the India Finance Conference (IFC) this year – in lieu we are having a half day event (Finance Day) on 18th December, 2020 organised by the Indian Finance Association (IFA).

The details of the same are as follows:

14:30 – 14:45: Opening remarks
14:45 – 15:45: Professor Raghavendra (Raghu) Rau, Professor of Finance, University of Cambridge

                         “Inferences from big data”
15:45 – 16:00: Break
16:00 – 17:30: Panel Discussion:

Theme: ‘Economic recovery post Covid- search for a right alphabet’


  • Tamal Bandopadhyay, Senior Journalist
  • Satyaki Ghosh; CEO – Domestic Textiles Division; Aditya Birla Group
  • Vishal Anand Kanvaty, Chief Market Innovation, NPCI
  • Moderator:  Mr. Deep Narayan Mukherjee; Associate Director, Risk Mgmt & Advanced Analytics, Boston Consultancy Group

17:30 – 17:45: Break
17:45 – 18:45: Professor Robert Webb, Professor of Finance, University of Virginia

                           “Risk Capital and Risk Appetite”

18:45 – 19:10: Valedictory session:
Title: “Securities Market under the impact of the global pandemic”
Speaker: Mr. Ravi Varanasi, Chief Business Development Officer, National Stock Exchange

We cordially invite all of you to join us – the registration (free) is open. If you want to attend, please send your name and affiliation to

The registration link will be shared with the registered participants soon.


Professsor Ashok Banerjee (President, IFA) and Sankarshan Basu (Secretary, IFA)