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Anthony Catanach’s New Blog Post

Take a look at Anthony Catanach's new blog post on his blog, Grumpy Old Accountants, http://grumpyoldaccountants.com/

Published October 15, 2013

Anthony Catanach is One of The Top 50 Accountants on Twitter

Anthony Catanach, the Cary M. Maguire Fellow at The American College made the list of top 50 accountants on Twitter! Follow the link to see, http://www.mastersinaccounting.info/top-accountants-twitter/

Published October 15, 2013

Anthony Catanach’s Interview on Bloomberg TV

On September 17, 2013, Anthony Catanach, the Cary M. Maguire Fellow at The American College, was interviewed live on Bloomberg’s Market Makers and runs down the red flags companies can look for when evaluating their chief financial officer and what should be expected of the position. To watch the interveiw, follow this link, http://www.bloomberg.com/video/evaluating-your-cfo-look-for-these-red-flags-DA4LK1HbQSy98epHUmWqrQ.html


Published October 15, 2013

Jim Mitchell in the Journal of Business Ethics

Jim Mitchell, Chairman of the Advisory Board for the Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics, was a contributing writer for an article in the January 2013 edition of the Journal of Business Ethics titled, "Modeling Ethical Business Culture: Development of the Ethical Business Culture Survey and Its Use to Validate the CEBC Model of Ethical Business Culture”. To read the article, please click here.

Published January 25, 2013

Julie Ragatz’s Recent Interview on Bloomberg TV

On October 3, 2012, Julie Ragatz, Director of the Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics in Financial Services, was interviewed live on Bloomberg TV’s “Bottom Line”.  Speaking with Mark Crumpton, Julie discussed how the Center and The American College protect consumers by training practitioners to become more sensitive to ethical issues and to think more critically about ethical solutions.

If the above video does not play, watch the video on Bloomberg.com.

Published October 04, 2012

Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics Dedication Ceremony

On September 24, 2012, the Center for Ethics held a re-dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at The American College, officially renaming the Center the "Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics in Financial Services". The Center also held The Cary M. Maguire Lecture in Applied Ethics during a luncheon in the MetLife Learning Center. The Lecture was given by Dr. Anthony Catanach and entitled “Open Secrets: Transparency or Financial Disaster, Which Do You Want?”.

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Published September 24, 2012

Honoring Cary M. Maguire

Click on the link below to see the transcript of the Hon. Ralph M. Hall's recognition of Mr. Maguire to the House of Representatives earlier this year.

Over a span of two decades, which included multiple trials, appeals and mayors, Mr. Maguire succeeded in a property rights dispute against the city of Houston, TX. Throughout this ordeal, his courage and faith that justice would ultimately prevail served to further strengthen his character and perseverance.

Click to view the transcript.

Published September 20, 2012

What Investment Fraud Costs The Scammer

In an article in the Philadelphia Inquirer, Professor Julie Ragatz discusses the consequences and expected punishments of being convicted of investment fraud.

“There is a consistent standard,” yet results vary with public outrage and other factors, says Julie Anne Ragatz, director of the Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics in Financial Services at American College, the insurance and investment school in Bryn Mawr.  Read the full article »

The article was originally published in The Philadelphia Inquirer on May 22, 2012.

Published May 22, 2012

The Ethics of Dealing with Older Clients

In an article from The Wealth Channel Magazine, Jim Mitchell explains what The College's Code of Ethics means in regard to meeting the needs of senior clients.

"You may be recommending exactly the right thing for them, but if they do not understand, they may resist your recommendations..." Read the full article »

The article was originally published in The Wealth Channel Magazine, Fall 2011, TheWealthChannel.com.

Published October 10, 2011