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Word on the Street – Biotech Stocks Only Have Room to Go Up

The Opening Lunch Plenary at this year’s BIO CEO & Investor Conference was a lively discussion between portfolio managers and senior buy-side analysts looking to forecast the year ahead in biotech. BIO’s own, Celia Economides, Director, Investor Relations & Programs, reminded us all where we were 15 years ago at the inception of this event. At the 1999 event, there were 18 presenting companies, zero 1X1 meetings scheduled and 271 attendees.  As of day one, Read More >

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Biotech Hall of Fame: Interview with Biotech’s First Investment Banker

Biotech Hall of Fame

Earlier this week, I had the opportunity to discuss biotech’s storied history with Fred Frank, one of the industry’s greatest luminaries, on what we can learn from the past to help shape the future. Fred Frank, formerly Vice Chairman of both Lehman Brothers Inc. and Peter J. Solomon Company, recently became Vice Chairman of Burrill & Company and Chairman of Burrill Securities, the broker dealer arm of Burrill & Company. He was the first life Read More >

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Investor Perception Study Predicts Future of Biotech Sector

The BIO/Thomson Reuters Investor Perception Study is an in-depth assessment of Wall Street’s views of the biotech industry, its current challenges, its relative valuation, and the outlook for 2009. The analysis aims to provide BIO members with an insider’s perspective on what the investment community values in the current economic climate and help foster more effective communication between company management, shareholders, and potential investors.

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