Goldman Sachs to Present at CSFB's 2nd Annual Financial Services Conference

NEW YORK – John A. Thain, President and Co-Chief Operating Officer of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is scheduled to present at CSFB's 2nd Annual Financial Services Conference "2001 Financial Services Odyssey – Exploring New Spaces", on Tuesday, February 13th at 6:30 p.m. (E.S.T.) at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix, Arizona. Mr. Thain will discuss, among other matters, globalization, technology and convergence and their effect on Goldman Sachs' business and prospects.

A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available from the Shareholders section of the Goldman Sachs Web site at

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Goldman Sachs is a leading global investment banking and securities firm that provides a wide range of services worldwide to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, it is one of the oldest and largest investment banking firms. The firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major financial centers around the world.