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Event Detail

IASC Annual Dinner

Date, Time, and Location:
Wednesday, October 27, 2004 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
5 - 8pm
Four Seasons Hotel, Chicago, IL   (Driving Directions)

5-6pm: Cocktail Reception (Open Bar)
6-8pm: Dinner Program

Ticket Prices:
Deadline: October 15, 2004

To purchase tickets, please call 312-360-0382.

To learn about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Jon Denfeld, CFA at 312-214-7468

James Grant founded Grant's Interest Rate Observer in 1983.

He is the author of four books on finance and financial history: Bernard M. Baruch: The Adventures of a Wall Street Legend (Simon & Schuster, 1983), Money of the Mind (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1992), Minding Mr. Market (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1993) and The Trouble with Prosperity (Times Books, 1996).

His television appearances include "60 Minutes," "The News Hour with Jim Lehrer," "CBS Evening News," and a ten year stint on Wall Street Week. His journalism has appeared in a variety of periodicals, including the Financial Times, the Harvard Business Review, the New Republic, the American Spectator, and the Times Literary Supplement. He is, in addition, a founding general partner of Nippon Partners, a hedge fund that invests in Japan.

Mr. Grant, a former Navy gunner's mate, is a Phi Beta Kappa alumnus of Indiana University. He earned a master's degree in international relations from Columbia University and began his career in journalism in 1972, at the Baltimore Sun. He joined the staff of Barron's in 1975 where he originated the Current Yield column.

To see samples of Grant's Interest Rate Observer, visit www.grantspub.com.

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