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Investment Performance Measurement - London

Training : Investment Performance Measurement - London

Date : Mon, 29/09/2014   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 - London

Training : Managing Family Office & Wealth - London

Date : Thu, 02/10/2014   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.   »

6th Energy Trading Operations & Technology 2014 Summit

The 6th Energy Trading Operations & Technology 2014 Summit will take place at the stunning Vinopolis in London on 7-8th October 2014. The platform, now established as a ‘must-attend’ forum for energy trading companies, will once again gather the major players within the energy trading sector to discuss industry changes and specific issues around process optimization, cost reduction and IT innovation, in line with the changing industry and your strategic needs. »

Global Fund Distribution London

Event : Global Fund Distribution London

Date : Tue, 09/09/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

Discover where the current flows are, which products are working and the distribution and compliance strategies that the top asset managers are successfully using at Global Fund Distribution London. This year's topics include: »

Family Office Forum London

Event : Family Office Forum London

Date : Tue, 21/10/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

The Family Office Forum London is the meeting of genuine* Family Offices based in England.   The Family Office Forum London, 21 – 22 October 2014 has a simple formula: »

The Regulation of Asset Management

Event : The Regulation of Asset Management

Date : Mon, 16/06/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

20% discount available to Global Fund Media Subscribers Quote RAM1GFM   The troubles of the banks have meant that regulatory pressure on the asset management industry has been increasing in recent years. This pressure is highly political and, in both Europe and the US, some derives from a lack of understanding and too rigid a belief that all sectors of the financial services industry, whether banks, insurers or asset managers, be treated equally.   This conference will provide a detailed analysis of the new regulatory framework that the regulators in the UK, Europe and the US are putting in place and examine the practical challenges that implementation will present to the industry. »

Introduction to Derivative Valuation

Event : Introduction to Derivative Valuation

Date : Wed, 02/07/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

This workshop is designed to take delegates who have little or no knowledge of derivative valuation to the point where they have a good grasp of the fundamental drivers and methodologies behind the process, including the basic rational and need for accurate valuations for accounting, risk management and regulatory purposes. The workshop focuses on the practical aspects of the process and, although it covers numerical examples and the use of models, the agenda is designed to allow the non-mathematician a considerable understanding of the core methodologies. Delegates attending this course will leave with a good understanding of why and how derivatives are valued and how errors and anomalies in those values may be spotted. »

Asset Valuation for Buy-Side Firms

Event : Asset Valuation for Buy-Side Firms

Date : Tue, 08/07/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

Attend this Buy-Side focused valuation and pricing forum to hear leading Users, Advisors and Regulators cover your key valuation challenges and concerns. This is a unique opportunity for Asset Owners, Managers and Administrators to benchmark interpretation and adherence to their latest AIFMD, UCITS and OTC regulatory reforms and client requirements. »

Restructuring & Turnaround 2014

Event : Restructuring & Turnaround 2014

Date : Wed, 02/07/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

Europe has managed to avoid complete Economic meltdown, but the current downturn continues to impact restructurings in the UK and across the continent. »

AIFM Directive Implementation

Event : AIFM Directive Implementation

Date : Mon, 14/07/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

This forum is timed for funds to perform a full health check of their compliance; attend Infoline’s 6th AIFMD Forum and hear from our panel of 20+ fund managers, associations and advisers on what investment firms should be focusing on prior to going ‘live’ on the 22nd July. Do not miss out on the final event of the AIFMD transition period, strategically timed to ensure firms can benchmark their implementation of the AIFM Directive in just one day. »

Fund Strategies post-AIFMD

Event : Fund Strategies post-AIFMD

Date : Wed, 16/07/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

Just some of the key points covered in this year's agenda: Future of the National Private Placement Regime Challenges of passporting for EU Funds »

Independent Investment Risk Oversight

Event : Independent Investment Risk Oversight

Date : Thu, 10/07/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

This workshop will provide delegates with an understanding of how to set up / enhance and operate an independent investment risk oversight function under the UCITS and AIFMD directive requirements. »

AIFMD & UCITS Risk Management

Event : AIFMD & UCITS Risk Management

Date : Wed, 02/07/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

Key topics to be covered: Identify AIFMD vs UCITS risk management and reporting efficiencies: • Regulatory view on AIFMD and UCITS expectations • UCITS vs AIFMD requirements for independent risk management • Risk disclosure, transparency and reporting under AIFMD Hear how firms are tackling Super ManCo status, leverage and regulatory risk: • Achieving Super ManCo status and the risk vs cost synergies • Operational and regulatory risk challenges under AIFMD and UCITS • Leverage calculation and reporting for AIFs »

International Payments

Training : International Payments

Date : Thu, 19/06/2014   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This practical 2 day course has been tailored for banking professionals who have some experience in domestic payments and want to expand their knowledge of international payments. »

UCITS Funds

Training : UCITS Funds

Date : Tue, 08/07/2014   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

This practical one day course is designed to provide an insight into the area of UCITS, showing how funds may select eligible assets and demonstrate how these instruments may be employed to achieve di »

The European Market Infrastructure Regulation

Training : The European Market Infrastructure Regulation

Date : Mon, 07/07/2014   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

EMIR introduces a number of complex issues and creates challenges and risks on one side and opportunities on the other side for all market participants, mainly banks, asset managers and other financia »

Investing in Emerging Markets

Training : Investing in Emerging Markets

Date : Thu, 10/07/2014   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This practical 2 day course will provide you with the necessary tools, concepts and analytical insights to evaluate and decide on emerging market investments.   »

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 - London

Training : The Repo Market - London

Date : Thu, 22/05/2014   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, 18/06/2014   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

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

Private Banking and Wealth Management - London

Training : Private Banking and Wealth Management - London

Date : Thu, 12/06/2014   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 : Wed, 02/07/2014   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 - London

Training : Managing Family Office & Wealth - London

Date : Mon, 30/06/2014   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. »

Solar Secondary Markets

Event : Solar Secondary Markets

Date : Thu, 03/07/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

Solar energy is rapidly becoming an interesting option for all kinds of (institutional) investors and (pension) funds, since it is now possible to invest directly in solar assets. This 1-day conference enables you to deepen your insights in PV as an investment opportunity and learn from concrete experiences, cases and in-depth discussions. The focus will be focused on the most interesting secondary markets for solar PV assets in Europe: Italy, Germany, France and the UK. »

COBS Operations

Event : COBS Operations

Date : Wed, 30/04/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

This one day workshop is designed specifically to examine the COBS rules from an operational perspective Key areas of COBS for Operations  Application Obligation Client categorisation Communications with clients Information about the firm, its services and remuneration Client agreements Dealing and Managing Providing product information to clients Reporting information to clients »

UCITS Fund Administration

Event : UCITS Fund Administration

Date : Wed, 30/04/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

The course is designed to provide a detailed overview of fund operations and regulations.  The course objective:  To understand operational activities and relevant regulatory provisions  To gain an appreciation of the controls environments that you would expect to see in place in respect of each operational activity  To negate the risks which those controls activities are intended to address The course will consider: Operational best-practice range of compliance and audit activities  The role of meaningful Management Information Reporting Benefit from a Workshop Environment and the Practical Application of Key Issues: The programme is designed for those who are seeking to gain an end-to-end understanding of the fund administration lifecycle and of the requirements of the FCA COLL Sourcebook. »

Alternative Investor

Event : Alternative Investor

Date : Wed, 21/05/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

Alternative Investor has been designed to aid Family Offices, Pension Funds, Endowments & other Institutional Investors when deciding which alternative strategies to pursue. The one-day forum covers the entire spectrum of alternative investments, with expert contributions from the leaders in Private Equity, Real Estate, Infrastructure, Private Debt & Hedge Funds. »

Fund Manager Selection

Event : Fund Manager Selection

Date : Tue, 29/04/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

The only conference dedicated to choosing fund managers and assessing manager skill Fund Manager Selection (FMS) is a unique event focused on the complex and increasingly important area of assessing and choosing external asset managers. As a manager, FMS 2014 will help you discover what top institutional investors, trustees, family offices, multi-managers & consultants are looking for and how you can improve your investment processes. Investors will gain a valuable opportunity to engage in a broad discussion of how the asset management industry can better serve the needs of professional institutional investors as well a chance to meet their peers and hear how the best in the business set mandates and selet their managers. »

The European Private Rented Sector (PRS) Forum

Event : The European Private Rented Sector (PRS) Forum

Date : Wed, 09/04/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

IMN is delighted to present the inaugural European Private Rented Sector (PRS) Forum, taking place 9 April 2014 in London. »

Fund Governance 2014

Event : Fund Governance 2014

Date : Tue, 13/05/2014  

Country : UK

City : London

Conference: 13-14 May 2014, Post-Conference Workshop 15 May. Infoline’s inaugural Fund Governance Conference promotes the latest guidance on new responsibilities faced by alternative funds. Thought leaders from funds alongside industry experts will share guidance and best practice approaches to meeting the challenges of governance, regulation and economic factors which are shaping the market through 2014 and beyond. »

MediaWatch WA awards 2015

See interviews and presentation at the Wealth Adviser 2015 awards ceremony, held at Sketch, Mayfair on the 15th May .... »

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