Suffolk University hosted the 6th Annual Boston Area Finance Symposium (BAFS) on April 4.

Faculty representatives of Suffolk, Bentley University, Babson College, Brandeis University, UMass Boston, UMass Amherst, the University of Rhode Island, and Northeastern University shared their research at the day-long event.

Sawyer Business School Dean William J. O'Neill, Jr. and Chairperson and Professor of Finance Shahriar Khaksari offered opening remarks. Associate Professor Kathy Fogel presented her research on "Powerful Independent Directors."

The event was sponsored by the Boston Security Analysts Society.