Opal's annual public funds conference addresses issues that are critical to the investment success of senior public pension fund officers and trustees in the new millennium. Concerns of funding liabilities for beneficiaries in a world of declining returns yet maintaining a balance between the risk/reward paradigms is center in the mind of many trustees and representatives of pension plans around the country.
The Family Office/Private Wealth Management Forum is Opal's premier conference and the preeminent event in North America for high net worth individuals and family offices from around the world.
Come and join us for three days of engaging discussions on investment trends and soft issues with some of the most well established and senior Family offices, Private investors, money managers, and private wealth service providers from around the globe.
The Emerging Managers Summit will provide the unique opportunity to access a diversified group of up-and-coming performance-oriented managers and manager of managers. The conference will explore the benefits and opportunities offered by investing in emerging managers as well as new strategies for implementing an emerging managers program.
Has ‘institutionalization’ been flagged in investor conversations? Join start-ups, emerging managers, and investors at a panel discussion on how to leverage institutional credibility to attract fresh capital.
As the next installment in the Outlier series, industry practitioners will focus on the ways small- and medium-sized fund managers are institutionalizing their business to compete for allocations against larger, more established managers. Core topics will run the gamut of mission critical services that bolster operational credibility—from tax and advisory and compliance services through to technology infrastructure.
Please join us on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 for the HFA Symposium Raising Hedge Fund Capital in the 21st Century. The panel discussion will cover a variety of current issues relevant to emerging and established hedge funds and how they can overcome the issues and challenges of raising capital. Following the panel will be a keynote speech by Barbara Novick, the Vice Chairman of BlackRock, who will provide an update on the regulatory environment for hedge funds.
Their family office advisory board has designed a unique and focused agenda centered on the structural burdens, challenges and missteps family offices face in their day-to-day, year-to-year, and decade-to-decade operations. Reporting, the administration of trusts, legal protection, and continuity planning – it’s all on the table.
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Our West Coast program historically focused on emerging markets and macroeconomic themes, but this year we are excited to go further and delve deeper.
Of special consideration will be hedge fund seeding, private equity, mainstreaming alternatives, the growth of the family office, and more. The agenda and content is developed in partnership with leading industry professionals who represent the best of the global investment community.
With cutting-edge content and fresh perspectives from a Who's Who in the hedge fund space, we anticipate another top class conference experience for our stakeholders, with the strongest asset allocator-to-fund manager ratios the event has seen to date.