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Press Release: January 9, 2009

You are invited to a free live webcast: Equity Research in the Age of Web

In this live, online event, Robert Passarella presents an eclectic, yet practical, look at Wall Street, Equity Research, Technology and the Internet. See how new ideas of finding and getting information are supercharging the research process for companies and industries.

Attendance is limited, so register now. We'll send you a reminder before the webcast. And please feel free to share this invitation with others.

Date: Friday, January 16 10am PT
Cost: Free
Duration: Approximately one hour
Meeting link:
Audience: Anyone interested in the intersection of Wall Street and Web 2.0
Questions? Please send email to

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About Robert Passarella

Robert Passarella has spent over 18 years on Wall Street in the gray zone between business and technology. Rob has always focused on leveraging technology and innovative information sources to empower Equity Research and serve clients. A veteran of Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan, Merrill Lynch, and Bear Stearns; he has seen the transformational challenges first hand, up close, and personal.

Always intrigued by the consumption and use of information for investment analysis, Rob is passionate about leveraging alternative data and news provided by the Internet for investment analysis. Robert holds a BBA in Finance from Baruch College and an MBA from the Columbia Business School.

About the O'Reilly Money:Tech Conference

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