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Edward Kim


Ed is a capital markets senior advisor to Grant Thornton LLP, providing strategies and insights into today’s global capital markets. He often provides the financial news media with commentary and analysis on capital markets trends. Ed is managing director of Capital Markets Advisory Partners, a capital markets “think tank,” and has 20 years of capital markets, finance and operations experience. He is the former head of product development at The NASDAQ Stock Market, where he was responsible for new product and service development for NASDAQ’s corporate clients. Ed has also worked in equity research at Robertson Stephens, equity trading at Lehman Brothers and investment banking at Prudential Securities. Ed holds a BS in materials science and engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Ed is co-author of a number of studies, the most recent of which are Market structure is causing the IPO crisis, A wake-up call for America and Market structure is causing the IPO crisis and more.