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The 3rd Annual Liquid Alts Summit

Event : The 3rd Annual Liquid Alts Summit

Date : Thu, 10/09/2015   for 2 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

Attend THE industry resource for the liquid alternatives universe! Get exclusive intel on everything from fund structures & allocation strategies to distribution opportunities and beyond at The 3rd Annual Liquid ALTS Summit-September 10-11 at The Princeton Club of NY   Top 5 Reasons to Attend: Evaluate prevailing attitudes on liquid alternatives Explore the opportunities for growth in the institutional market Discover which educational & marketing strategies are effective in achieving the reach you want Hear established funds discuss the launching, promoting and managing a ‘40 Act alternative product Examine the ways  mutual funds do and do not mirror their hedge fund counterparts  »

4th Global REITs Summit: East

Event : 4th Global REITs Summit: East

Date : Thu, 01/10/2015   for 1 Day

Country : USA

City : New York

iGlobal Forum is pleased to announce our upcoming 4th Global REITs Summit, taking place in New York on Thursday, October 1st. We will explore the growing challenges for a developing REIT industry with more competition entering the marketplace daily. Valued at over a trillion dollars, REITs are growing at a never-before-seen rate as more and more investors enter the space. Here you will learn how to stay competitive in a challenging market, combat rising interest rates, and invest in new, non-traditional sectors on the rise every day such as data centers, self-storage, and student housing. »

Tech Reboot 3.0: Transforming Commercial Real Estate

Event : Tech Reboot 3.0: Transforming Commercial Real Estate

Date : Tue, 13/10/2015   for 1 Day

Country : USA

City : New York

iGlobal Forum is pleased to announce the inaugural event series, Tech Reboot 3.0: Transforming Commercial Real Estate! The Summit will take place in New York on October 13th, and will give industry experts the opportunity to discuss how commercial real estate is developing with the advent of new technologies. »

13th Real Estate Private Equity Summit

Event : 13th Real Estate Private Equity Summit

Date : Tue, 20/10/2015   for 2 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

iGlobal Forum is pleased to announce our 13th Real Estate Private Equity Summit - the leading deal-sourcing event for investors and dealmakers operating in the real estate space. For those who invest in U.S. real estate now, there is still ample opportunity for return; but the inflow of overseas capital and shortage of inventory mean that buyers need to creatively source opportunities in new markets and asset classes. At the Summit, you will discuss how best to navigate a market full of capital and uncover the most profitable investment opportunities. You will network with senior-level representatives from the leading private equity firms, LPs, investment banks, distressed debt firms, asset managers, consultants, owners and developers who are active in this space. »

4th Specialty Finance Summit

Event : 4th Specialty Finance Summit

Date : Wed, 09/09/2015   for 2 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

iGlobal Forum is pleased to announce our 4th Specialty Finance Summit - the leading deal-sourcing event for investors and issuers operating in the specialty finance space. At the Summit, you will gain fresh insights into where you should be focusing your activities in 2015 and beyond. You will have the opportunity to network with the leading decision-makers from specialty finance companies, marketplace lenders, BDCs, SBICs, private equity firms, hedge funds, wealth management firms, senior lenders and asset managers. »

20th Annual Sub-Advised Funds Forum

Event : 20th Annual Sub-Advised Funds Forum

Date : Mon, 19/10/2015   for 2 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

The industry’s #1 event that focuses solely on achieving astonishing success within the sub-advised industry returns to NYC! Join us and network with some of the best and brightest managers, decision-makers and research specialists at the industry’s premiere event focused on successful sub-advisory relationships. Register today to secure your spot-space is filling fast!   »

The 13th Managed Account & UMA Summit

Event : The 13th Managed Account & UMA Summit

Date : Mon, 28/09/2015   for 2 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

What’s driving growth and interest in Managed Accounts and UMAs? How will you capture your share of this industry? How will you tweak your goal-based investing strategies? How are liquid alternatives, ETFs, and index funds influencing investor decisions? How will you compete with  roboadvisors? How are a select few successfully integrating a singular platform? Get the answers to these questions and many more at our 13th Annual Managed Accounts & UMA Summit slated for September 28-29 in New York City. »

The Hedge Fund Due Diligence Master Class

Event : The Hedge Fund Due Diligence Master Class

Date : Thu, 24/09/2015   for 2 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

What are investors most concerned about when performing the necessary due diligence for Hedge Fund Investments? Join fellow industry professionals, hear their stories, and find out! »

Co-Investing: Fall Summit

Event : Co-Investing: Fall Summit

Date : Mon, 28/09/2015   for 2 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

Reduced fees.  Increased returns.  Two weeks to seal the deal.  Think you’ve got what it takes to co-invest? »

The Trading Show New York

Event : The Trading Show New York

Date : Wed, 07/10/2015   for 1 Day

Country : USA

City : New York

Trading Show New York will be held on October 7, 2015 at Three Sixty °, Tribeca in New York, New York. The event will feature quant, automated trading, SEFs New York and big data in finance.  The Trading Show New York is the conference for traders, quant investors and technology providers focused on the east coast market. »

9Th Annual Financial Services Outsourcing and Shared Services Forum

For years now forward-thinking companies have adopted the shared services business model to improve efficiencies and cut costs. By identifying support functions that are comparable or redundant throughout an organization, and realigning them so that expertise is consolidated into a single center shared by multiple departments, firms have found that their support functions develop deeper and broader expertise while trimming costly redundancies. Increasingly, firms are realizing that those efficiencies were only the beginning. »

Cybersecurity Vigilance for BDs and IAs

Event : Cybersecurity Vigilance for BDs and IAs

Date : Mon, 24/08/2015   for 2 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

Attend Financial Research Associates’ Cybersecurity Vigilance for BDs and IAs, August 24-25 in New York, a collaborative event that will offer practical, implementable options for firms and brokerages of all sizes looking for protection against threats that are now both persistent, and all but assured. »

4th Americas Structured Products & Derivatives Conference

Event : 4th Americas Structured Products & Derivatives Conference

Date : Thu, 11/06/2015   for 2 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

The Americas Structured Products & Derivatives conference will bring together senior representatives from retail banks, insurance companies, investment banks, fund managers as well as law fir »

Hedgeopolis 2015

Event : Hedgeopolis 2015

Date : Mon, 09/11/2015   for 2 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

On Nov. 9-10, 2015, Hedgeopolis, the Hedge Fund Association’s Annual Member Conference co-hosted by Agecroft Partners, will bring together over 600 alternative investment professionals for one and a half days of panel discussions by some of the world’s most influential institutional investors. Conference speakers include decision makers at leading pension funds, funds of hedge funds, endowments, foundations and family offices. Attendees will also enjoy hours of networking with investors and fellow Hedge Fund Association members. »

HFA Symposium:  Attaining an Operational Edge for Your Hedge Fund Business

4:30-5:00pm Registration 5:00-5:10pm Opening Remarks 5:10-6:30pm Panel Discussion 6:30-7:30pm Cocktails On Wednesday, June 3rd the Hedge Fund Association, Haynes & Boone, LLP and Baker Tilly are proud to present the HFA Symposium Attaining an Operational Edge for Your Hedge Fund Business in New York. This special event will provide timely advice from leading experts on how start-up and emerging hedge funds can build a solid business infrastructure, avoid common pitfalls, and achieve an operational edge to help stand out from the competition and more effectively compete for investor capital. »

HFA and Citrin Cooperman Present: Cybersecurity for Financial Institutions: The Time is Now

5:00 PM Registration 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Panel and Q&A 7:30 PM Networking Reception Cybersecurity is all over the media and with good reason – one breach and it can damage the best company’s credibility and have devastating effects on your clients.   Knowing how to prevent cyber attacks is not only a best practice, but critical if you want to help safeguard your clients’ accounts. Register for this seminar and learn what you need to be doing now to strengthen your cybersecurity policies and IT defenses. As a hedge fund, broker-dealer, bank or other industry player this seminar will provide steps to take now and key considerations for the future. »

CFA Institute/EDHEC-Risk Advances in Asset Allocation Seminar

Training : CFA Institute/EDHEC-Risk Advances in Asset Allocation Seminar

Date : Tue, 14/07/2015   for 3 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

An intensive three-day course that will provide participants with an in-depth appreciation of the concepts and techniques that will shape the future of investment management. The seminar is presented in a highly accessible manner by an instructor who combines academic expertise and industry experience.   Day one of the course focuses on bridging the gap between portfolio theory and portfolio construction and outlines a coherent framework in which can be framed optimal decisions for the design of well diversified asset class and asset allocation benchmarks. Day two shifts from static risk diversification to dynamic risk hedging and focuses on the design of optimal allocation strategies for investors endowed with long-term liability or consumption objectives. On Day three the seminar shows how to account for regulatory, accounting, and other short-term constraints, which requires implementing risk insurance, in addition to risk diversification and risk hedging. Each afternoon of the seminar is dedicated to integrative case studies providing practical applications in both the institutional and individual money management contexts, drawing examples from asset-only and asset-liability management perspectives. »

CFA Institute/EDHEC-Risk Advances in Asset Allocation Seminar

Event : CFA Institute/EDHEC-Risk Advances in Asset Allocation Seminar

Date : Tue, 14/07/2015   for 3 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

Intensive three-day course that will provide participants with an in-depth appreciation of the concepts and techniques that will shape the future of investment management. »

Private Equity Latin America

Event : Private Equity Latin America

Date : Mon, 08/06/2015   for 2 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

The 4th Annual Private Equity Latin America Forum is a meeting of the world's largest international private equity managers and investors. The forum brings together 400+ investors, funds, and advisors for a two day meeting discussing sectors, due diligence, and private equity investment opportunities in Brazil, throughout Latin America and around the world. »

The Private Investment Fund Accounting, Operations and Compliance Forum

If you’re looking for innovative, cost-effective solutions to meet your fund’s complex operational challenges then you don’t want to miss this conference! Register today and join us in July 29-30 at The Princeton Club of NY. Top Reasons to Attend: Fine-tune your fund’s back-office and middle office culture to minimize risk and maximize productivity Be in-the-know of recent and upcoming developments from the SEC, FASB, the IRS and other governing bodies Protect your fund by learning how to properly identify and avoid various operational risks Develop a blueprint for your fund to effectively do more with less Earn up to 14 CPE credits  »

Optimal Client Servicing for Institutional Asset Managers/Mastering RFPs & Consultant Databases

In its fourth year, our esteemed conference on Optimal Client Servicing for Institutional Asset Managers/Mastering RFPs & Consultant Databases is acknowledged as the forum where investors and managers connect to advance the overall level of collaboration in the sector.  Plan sponsors and institutional consultants are on hand to explain what it takes to attract and retain clients in today’s competitive market. »

Mutual Fund Compliance Summit and Investment Advisor Compliance Summit

We’ll explore the operational risk, valuations & liquidity concerns, intermediary and 3rd party oversight, cyber-security, and distribution fees as well as hot-button products such as fixed income, money funds & liquid alternatives. Subscribers of Global Fund Media are entitled to a 10% discount. Mention FMP115 during registration to enjoy this offer. »

The Provider Forum on Financing & Investing in Data Centers & Cloud Services Infrastructure

IMN's Provider Forum on Financing & Investing in Data Centers & Cloud Services Infrastructure is taking place on May 28-29, 2015 in New York. A few of our most popular themes includes:    Enterprise end-user perspective: demand; new services & the cloud  Data centers: attracting capital & adapting within an evolving industry  What it takes to win & retain clients: enterprise end-user & data center viewpoints  Enterprise sale/leaseback: the latest strategies  Data Center Providers Launching a REIT: The Pros, the Cons & What You Need to Know & Do  AND MANY MORE  »

16th Annual U.S Real Estate Opportunity & Private Funding Investing Forum

Join IMN and 900+ opportunity and private funds, LPs and service providers of all types at IMN's NY Real Estate Opportunity & Private Fund Investing Forum, the industry’s leading conference of its kind. As we assess the previous year with a view to mapping a strategic course for this year. Providing a chance for the Real Estate Opportunity Fund Industry to meet, this conference will address the most pressing issues at the core of the industry and is a must-attend event for the Fund, Developer and LP communities. »

12th Annual New York Non-Traded REIT & Retail Alternative Investment

In light of significant regulatory and market developments, we are proud to announce a new title - and expanded focus - for our June symposium: IMN's Non-Traded REIT & Retail Alternative Investment Symposium, June 24-25, 2015, New York City. Due to popular demand and the tremendous success of our December Western symposium, additional areas of focus include: Non-Traded BDCs; Regulation D Offerings/Private Placements; '40 Act Interval Funds; Regulation A+ Offerings; and Oil & Gas investments. »

Hedge Fund Americas Forum

Event : Hedge Fund Americas Forum

Date : Thu, 01/10/2015   for 2 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

Institutional investors are driving a renaissance in global hedge fund investing.  For the first time, pension funds, foundations, endowments, foundations, sovereign wealth funds and large family offices are the predominant allocators to hedge fund strategies.   The Hedge Fund Americas Forum gathers the brightest minds in the inter-American investor and hedge fund communities to explore the ever-evolving liquid alternatives investment landscape, share experiences, engage in constructive debate and work toward optimizing returns and aligning interests for investors and managers across the region. »

AIMA's Global Policy And Regulatory Forum: The Changing DNA Of The Industry

AIMA is holding its annual Global Policy and Regulatory Forum at the Trump SoHo in New York on Thursday, 16th April 2015.   The theme of the event is The Changing DNA of the Industry. The forum will explore the evolution of the industry within the context AIMA of continued industry growth and diversification, increased regulation and the greater role of capital markets in the financing of the economy.   This event will be closed to media and take place under Chatham House Rule.   Confirmed keynote speakers include   Daniel Gallagher, Commissioner, US Securities and Exchange Commission Martin Wheatley, CEO, UK Financial Conduct Authority Carolyn Wilkins, Senior Deputy Governor, Bank of Canada Stuart Fiertz, Co-founder, President and Director of Research, Cheyne Capital »

LendIt USA 2015

Event : LendIt USA 2015

Date : Mon, 13/04/2015   for 3 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

LendIt is taking place in NYC on April 13-15, and will have over 1500 industry leaders in attendance and approximately 100 exhibitors. LendIt brings together every major online lending platform from around the world. Financial innovators, investors and pioneers attend LendIt for an opportunity to learn from market leaders, form key business alliances, and showcase and launch industry-moving products and services.   This year we have a track dedicated to real estate, with topics including:            State of the real estate online lending market          Institutional investors' view of real estate crowdfunding          Will real estate crowdfunding transform the mortgage market  »

Marine Terminal Finance & Investment Summit 2015

Event : Marine Terminal Finance & Investment Summit 2015

Date : Tue, 05/05/2015   for 2 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

The Marine Terminal Finance & Investment Summit will provide a dynamic meeting place for marine industry executives and investors to get invaluable insight into the marine terminal investment environment. It will explore the industry’s ongoing developments, its strategic opportunities, what is driving investment needs and where to invest and why. It will also offer up a unique look at financing strategies and options nowhere else available.  »

Value Investing: Two Day Executive Progam at Fordam University

Event : Value Investing: Two Day Executive Progam at Fordam University

Date : Mon, 16/03/2015   for 2 Days

Country : USA

City : New York

Time: Monday, 8:30 am – 6:00 pm Tuesday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Venue: Fordham University Lowenstein Center | Lincoln Center Campus »

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Special report
Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

Special report
Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

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