SLCG Announces Appointment of Dr. Ilan Guedj, as a Principal in its Northern Virginia Office

Jun 02, 2010, 09:27 ET from Securities Litigation and Consulting Group, Inc.

WASHINGTON, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Securities Litigation and Consulting Group, Inc. ("SLCG") announced today that Dr. Ilan Guedj has joined SLCG as Principal in its Virginia office. Dr. Guedj received a Ph.D. in Finance from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Sloan School of Business. His research interests are: the pricing and risk management of fixed-income securities and derivatives, applied econometrics, empirical investments and interest rate modeling.

"I am very pleased to welcome Ilan to our team and am especially excited about the expertise in the financial industry, especially Mutual Funds and ETFs that he brings to our firm," said Dr. Craig McCann, founder of SLCG.

Prior to joining SLCG, Dr. Guedj was an Assistant Professor of Finance at the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin. At the University of Texas, Dr. Guedj taught both at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Dr. Guedj has written and presented extensively to academics and practitioners on the mutual fund industry, on the pharmaceutical industry, and on the implications of organization on firm investment decisions and governance.

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Securities Litigation and Consulting Group, Inc. ("SLCG") is a financial economics consulting firm based in the Virginia suburbs outside of Washington, DC. SLCG provides consulting services and expert witnesses to law firms, publicly traded corporations, banks, brokerage firms and individuals involved in complex litigation throughout the United States. SLCG's staff includes PhD, MA and BA level professionals with academic, industry and government experience. Its experts have testified in state and federal court and in various arbitration forums.

For further information about SLCG or its research, please contact Dr. Craig McCann at 703-246-9381, or visit us at

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