November 03, 2009 12:13 ET

Challenges Ahead for Student Loans, More at iiBIG's Student Loans Financing Forum

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - November 3, 2009) - iiBIG presents the 2009 Student Loans Financing Update, scheduled for December 8, 2009 at the Hilton Times Square in New York City.

This one-day seminar will cover the latest changes, challenges, and opportunities facing the student loan market in face of pending legislation. At this event attendees will be able to hear and participate in round-table and panel discussions on issues such as:

--  Overview of the Student Loan Landscape
--  Update on the Future of FFELP
--  Legislative and Regulatory Developments
--  The Future of Private Student Roans
--  The Future of Student Loan Servicing
--  Auction Rates: Hope on the Horizon?
--  The State of the Student Loan Securitization Market
--  Effects of Government Programs: Straight-A and TALF

The executive speaking faculty includes student loan financing professionals from companies and organizations as:

--  American Securitization Forum
--  Boston Portfolio Advisors
--  Education Finance Council
--  DBRS
--  Fitch Ratings
--  KPMG
--  Loan Science
--  Mayer Brown LLP
--  People Capital
--  RBC Capital Markets
--  Rhode Island Student Loan Authority
--  Sidley Austin LLP
--  Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal
--  The First Marblehead Corporation
--  Win Analytics
--  Student Loan Liquidity Partners

Additionally, the following companies have joined iiBIG as sponsors of the upcoming program:

--  Mayer Brown LLP
--  Fitch Ratings
--  RBC Capital Markets
--  Sidley Austin LLP
--  Loan Science
--  DBRS
--  Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal

For more information and conference updates:
Phone: 704-999-9806


iiBIG (International Institute for Business Information & Growth) is an unbiased, independent company dedicated to organizing business-to-business conferences and seminars for senior-level business executives. We provide learning and networking settings for some of the business community forward thinkers -- those who occupy the highest levels in their companies and organizations. Our events focus on the most pressing and timely issues facing decision-makers in today's global economy. For more information, visit:

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