Sign up for free newsletter

 

London : Events and Training

EDHEC-Risk Days Europe 2014

Event : EDHEC-Risk Days Europe 2014

Date : Tue, 25/03/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

EDHEC-Risk Days Europe 2013 attracted close to 700 investors and investment professionals from all over Europe and beyond. Following this success, in 2014, EDHEC-Risk Institute will be organising the third edition of EDHEC-Risk Days Europe at The Mermaid in London from 25 to 26 March.   The 2014 conference includes two major events that will allow investment professionals to review major industry challenges, explore state-of-the-art investment techniques and benchmark practices to research advances. »

Operational Risk Management – London

Training : Operational Risk Management – London

Date : Thu, 06/03/2014   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This 2 day practical course explores the best practice in operational risk management, at all stages, from assessment to implementation. »

International Securities Settlements & Custodial Services - London

This training program is designed to provide delegates with practical knowledge about the key concepts, systems, processes and procedures in international securities settlement and custodial serv »

The Repo Market

Training : The Repo Market

Date : Thu, 03/04/2014   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

This 1 day course is designed for delegates who are either new to the business of bond repurchase agreements (repos) or want to refresh their knowledge. »

FATCA - London

Training : FATCA - London

Date : Wed, 05/03/2014   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

This practical 1-day course will provide participants with a sound understanding of FATCA. »

Equity Valuation

Training : Equity Valuation

Date : Thu, 26/06/2014   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This intensive 2 day course will equip you with skills required to effectively evaluate companies and assets. Run by an experienced former City banker the course starts with an overview of d »

Private Banking and Wealth Management

Training : Private Banking and Wealth Management

Date : Tue, 01/04/2014   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This highly practical programme for private bankers and wealth managers is designed to equip you with the skill set and the best strategies for creating competitive offering for private clients. »

Investment Performance Measurement - London

Training : Investment Performance Measurement - London

Date : Mon, 24/03/2014   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This practical two day training run by a former senior banker has been designed for anyone who needs to understand the fundamentals of measuring investment performance.    »

Managing Family Office & Wealth

Training : Managing Family Office & Wealth

Date : Wed, 26/03/2014   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This 2 day practical programme for family office representatives and wealth managers explores the best strategies for preserving family wealth and managing a modern family office.   »

LSE SU Alternative Investments Conference (AIC)

Event : LSE SU Alternative Investments Conference (AIC)

Date : Mon, 20/01/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

The LSE SU Alternative Investments Conference (AIC) is the world's largest student conference on hedge funds and private equity. »

4th Annual Energy Trading Regulations & Compliance 2014 Summit

IRN, global summit organiser is hosting the 4th Annual Energy Trading Regulations & Compliance 2014 Summit taking place on 11-12th March 2014 in London.  The Summit continues to provide a fundamental platform to discuss the uncertainty and industry response to the restrictive nature of the latest regulatory provisions for energy trading companies. »

Institutional Investors’ Congress

Event : Institutional Investors’ Congress

Date : Mon, 10/02/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

This Institutional Investors conference will bring together industry professionals throughout Europe and North America for two days of engaging discussion on a wide range of common investment challenges and opportunities in both traditional and alternative investments. The leaders and practitioners from the institutional investment community will bring to the fore lively discussion and insight on contemporary investment topics in a relaxed environment optimized for information exchange, education and relationship development.  »

European Family Office Winter Symposium

Event : European Family Office Winter Symposium

Date : Mon, 10/02/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

The European Family Office Winter Symposium will explore the challenges and opportunities associated with investing in emerging markets, alternative investments, real estate, global credit & fixed income markets along with numerous other asset types. »

Equity Valuation in a Day

Training : Equity Valuation in a Day

Date : Wed, 11/12/2013   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

This intensive 1 day course will equip you with skills required to effectively evaluate companies and assets. Run by an experienced former City banker the course starts with an overview of d »

Remuneration for Investment Firms

Event : Remuneration for Investment Firms

Date : Tue, 10/12/2013  

Country : UK

City : London

Addressing remuneration under AIFMD, UCITS, MiFD and CRD.   UCITS, CRD and AIFMD remuneration updates: • UCITS V: current state of play • CRD: latest technical standards • AIFMD: delegated entities and proportionality • Completing the jigsaw: how UCITS, CRD, MiFID and AIFMD fit together   Benefit from first-hand case studies on: • Writing a remuneration policy • Managing remuneration instruments • Remuneration policy business implementation • Delegated entities scope proportionality »

AIFM Directive

Event : AIFM Directive

Date : Wed, 11/12/2013  

Country : UK

City : London

Practical guidance for non-alternative and alternative firms during the transitional period.    Regulatory updates during the transitional period: • FCA AIFMD update: authorisation and remuneration • UK and EU implementation of AIFMD to date • AIFMD interpretation within five key EU member states   Benefit from first-hand accounts on: • Practical lessons for gaining AIF authorisation • The impact of AIFMD on non-EU fund managers • AIFMD reporting and transparency   Benchmark your response with peers to: • Operating alternative and non-alternative funds • Meeting new remuneration guidelines in practice • Depository selection and management »

Central and East Africa Mining Investment Summit

Event : Central and East Africa Mining Investment Summit

Date : Mon, 20/01/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

 The Central and East Africa Mining Investment Summit will provide a chance for you to hear from the international community on how risks like tax and mining codes can be managed. Thought provoking case studies will be presented alongside panel debates on strategies for improving power supply of managing resource nationalism. »

AML – Anti-Money Laundering – London

Training : AML – Anti-Money Laundering – London

Date : Thu, 05/12/2013   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This highly practical 2 day course provides guidance on identifying and controlling risks associated with money laundering and terrorist financing. »

The Repo Market - London

Training : The Repo Market - London

Date : Tue, 03/12/2013   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

This 1 day course is designed for delegates who are either new to the business of bond repurchase agreements (repos) or want to refresh their knowledge. »

Managing Family Office & Wealth – London, Mayfair

Training : Managing Family Office & Wealth – London, Mayfair

Date : Thu, 28/11/2013   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This 2 day practical programme for family office representatives and wealth managers explores the best strategies for preserving family wealth and managing a modern family office. »

Investment Performance Measurement - London

Training : Investment Performance Measurement - London

Date : Thu, 21/11/2013   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

 This practical two day training run by a former senior City banker has been designed for anyone who needs to understand the fundamentals of measuring investment performance. »

Global AgInvesting Europe 2013

Event : Global AgInvesting Europe 2013

Date : Tue, 03/12/2013  

Country : UK

City : London

Global AgInvesting Europe 2013 offers a comprehensive overview of agriculture investment opportunities, risks and return profiles across global production regions, and strategies for diversified ag portfolios including regional variation, liquid strategies and more. Produced by HighQuest Partners, Global AgInvesting brings together more ag investors than any conference in the world. Global AgInvesting returns to London in December for the fourth annual GAI Europe conference at the Landmark London. GAI Europe will once again bring together leading global institutional and private investors, fund and farm managers, academics, policy experts and agribusiness industry executives to explore the opportunities and challenges of investing in agriculture. At 375 attendees, GAI Europe 2012 attracted more investors and industry stakeholders than any agriculture event in Europe. »

Fund Marketing & Distribution 2013

Event : Fund Marketing & Distribution 2013

Date : Tue, 03/12/2013  

Country : UK

City : London

 UCITS & AIFMD: As a result of the 22nd July implementation date, the industry has witnessed significant interest in AIFMD funds. Some feel - and this is arguably echoed by the regulators - that AIFMD will have the same effect for alternatives as UCITS for mutuals. We will continue to showcase the best practice distribution methods for UCITS funds and showcase recent success stories. We will also demonstrate how to effectively reach end-investors and increase AuM for your AIF. »

Pension Funds Governance and De-Risking Summit

Event : Pension Funds Governance and De-Risking Summit

Date : Tue, 26/11/2013  

Country : UK

City : London

Pension Funds Governance and De-Risking Summit 2013 - Implementing effective de-risking strategies, underpinned by strong fund governance. As market volatility and uncertainty continues, pension funds continue to search for effective de-risking strategies. Awareness for good governance now underpins these strategies, and as their complexity grows so does the need for immediate strong governance. It is clear that many trustees see both de-risking and good governance as important and crucial long term security measures for both not only their pension schemes, but also for their scheme members. »

8th Annual Infrastructure Investment World Europe

Event : 8th Annual Infrastructure Investment World Europe

Date : Wed, 27/11/2013  

Country : UK

City : London

Investment and development opportunities for the European infrastructure community Now in its 8th year, Infrastructure Investment World Europe is the annual meeting place for the entire value chain of Europe’s Infrastructure investment community. This year the focus is on examining market trends, the impact of regulatory intervention, portfolio construction and new investment opportunities. The conference will be discussing both equity and debt alternatives and offering you the opportunity to learn from infrastructure investment experts and major European investors looking to allocate to infrastructure. »

The Future of Fund Management

Event : The Future of Fund Management

Date : Wed, 27/11/2013  

Country : UK

City : London

The rules of the game are changing. The fund management landscape is shifting and will never be the same again. Firms need to adapt in order to survive. In this complex and dynamic industry, The Future of Fund Management is the event that will help you navigate the path ahead. Our thoroughly researched programme brings together senior decision makers from all areas of the industry to shed light on the key issues to allow you to stay ahead of the game. By joining us at this 15th annual event, you will be able to: »

The Future of Private Banking

Event : The Future of Private Banking

Date : Tue, 26/11/2013  

Country : UK

City : London

Designed for senior executives in private banking, this event explores strategies for success in response to a shifting global landscape, tightening regulation, and changing patterns of wealth. More than 130 delegates attended last year’s conference and this year offers a must-attend forum to discuss the key issues of today and tomorrow. Attend ‘The Future of Private Banking’ to examine a range of themes including driving excellence and attracting the future HNWI. By joining us you will be able to: »

Investment Management Evening Programmes  - Equity Portfolio Management

Training : Investment Management Evening Programmes - Equity Portfolio Management

Date : Tue, 07/10/2014   for One evening per week for 10 weeks

Country : UK

City : London

Equity Portfolio Management examines the latest innovations in the field of investment management. »

Corporate Finance  -   Accounting and Financial Analysis

Training : Corporate Finance - Accounting and Financial Analysis

Date : Mon, 27/01/2014   for One week

Country : UK

City : London

Understanding financial statements is the only window into the financial world, so we have to make them work for us. »

Investment Management Evening Programmes - Equity Portfolio Management

Training : Investment Management Evening Programmes - Equity Portfolio Management

Date : Tue, 01/10/2013   for One evening per week for 10 weeks

Country : UK

City : London

Equity Portfolio Management examines the latest innovations in the field of investment management. »

features
Special report
Hedgeweek Special Report: The Bahamas – How it continues to evolve its funds industry

The Bahamas is taking steps to raise its profile as an attractive funds centre, continuing to build out the popular SMART Fund model template to provide a range of solutions for investment managers, plus its new ICON structure designed to appeal specifically to Brazilian investment managers and advisers.... »

Article
Target

In an extract from the 2015 Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets H1 2015, results of a survey conducted in Q4 2014 reveal which strategies and regions will be targeted by private equity investors this year. ... »

Special report
State Street Global Markets – Fund Connect

This Special Report unveils the ways in which State Street Global Markets' Fund Connect ETF platform is bringing new levels of efficiency to the the ETF marketplace, and includes expert comment from the perspective of an AP.... »

Article
fees

Nearly double the proportion of investors view fees as a key issue in the hedge fund industry compared to last year, while performance remains the biggest concern. Investor survey results published in the Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets H1 2015 reveal the key issues facing investors in the coming year. ... »

Article

Work patterns in the alternative investments space have seen a significant shift over the years —from working in the office on a computer, to collaborating remotely via mobile applications and bring your own devices (BYOD). To remain competitive, an enormous amount of data must be shared on-the-go to facilitate investment decisions, but with minimal IT oversight, this trend towards mobile could open the door for increased risk of information leakage. ... »

events
11 hours 58 min from now - New York
6 days 11 hours from now - New Jersey
1 week 3 days from now - Zurich
1 week 6 days from now - New York
1 week 6 days from now - San Francisco
specialreports