Bank: with California State Treasurer Fiona Ma
Lecture | September 16 | 5:30-7 p.m. | Alumni House
Join California State Treasurer Fiona Ma, the Center for Environmental Public Policy at the Goldman School of Public Policy and the Berkeley Forum for a discussion on major finance policy issues facing the State of California, including green bonds and sustainable finance.
A reception will be held at 5:30pm, with the lecture beginning at 6:00pm.
Fiona Ma is Californias 34th State Treasurer. She was elected on November 6, 2018 with more votes than any other candidate for treasurer in the states history. She is the first woman of color and the first woman Certified Public Accountant (CPA) elected to the position.
California is the worlds fifth-largest economy and Treasurer Ma is the states primary banker. Her office processes more than $2 trillion in payments within a typical year and provides transparency and oversight for an investment portfolio of more than $90 billion.
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