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Francis Longstaff Selected as the Recipient of the 2018 IAQF/Northfield Financial Engineer of the Year Award

December 6th, 2018

IAQF congratulates Francis Longstaff, Allstate Professor of Insurance and Finance at UCLA Anderson School of Management and former Senior Associate Dean, on being named the 2018 IAQF/Northfield Financial Engineer of the Year (FEOY). 
The award will be presented to Professor Longstaff at a gala dinner on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at The Yale Club in New York City. This evening is one of the premier events on the IAQF calendar and is a phenomenal opportunity to meet many of the most notable members of the financial engineering industry. Sponsorships including tables of ten and individual seats are now available. For more information on the dinner please contact the IAQF office at 646-736-0705 or email us at
The annual IAQF/Northfield FEOY Award, established in 1993, recognizes individual contributions to the advancement of quantitative finance. A nominating committee of approximately 100 people, consisting of all the IAQF governing boards, submits nominations, which are reviewed in a two-step process by a selection committee of 25 members. The selection committee includes the IAQF board of directors and senior fellows and was chaired by Dr. Hayne Leland, an IAQF senior fellow and 2016 FEOY award winner.
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
The Yale Club
New York City
6:30pm Cocktails
7:30pm Dinner
Corporate Sponsorships Including Tables of Ten Are Available 
Individual Seats are Available for $600
For more information and to purchase tickets please contact the 
IAQF office at 646-736-0705 or