Media Advisories

April 1, 2008

President Lacker to host Credit Market Symposium on April 17-18

Charlotte, N.C.

Jeffrey M. Lacker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, will host the 2008 Credit Market Symposium in Charlotte, N.C.

Event Details

Topic: Liquidity and Systemic Risk in the Financial
When: Friday and Saturday, April 17-18, 2008
Time: The events start each day at 9:00 a.m.
WhereCharlotte Marriott City Center
Charlotte, N.C. (Directions

Media Opportunities

Q&A Session: There will be no media Q&A sessions during the event.

Notes: Media representatives are required to register online. All media representatives will be required to check in at the media registration table at the start of the event. Media registration will close Tuesday, April 15. Requests for coverage made after this date will be considered on a first-come basis and will depend on availability of space.Broadcast and/or live audio feeds are permitted during the speeches and panel discussions, if registered ahead of time.

Speech Text

FRB-Richmond Media Relations will be on site to facilitate with the media. The speech text can be found on the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond's Web site.

Media Contacts

Laura Fortunato
Media Relations
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
(804) 697-8196
(804) 698-0927 (mobile)


Contact Us


Jim Strader
(804) 697-8956
(804) 332-0207 (mobile)

Laura Fortunato
(804) 697-8196
(804) 698-0927 (mobile)