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5th Annual Hedge Fund Summit - 2009

Event : 5th Annual Hedge Fund Summit - 2009

Tue, 22/09/2009 - 16:00
Conducted by : Advent
Contact : Nicola Gordon

The Langham - Portland Place, Regent Street, London
22nd September 2009, 4.00pm - 6.00pm Followed by Cocktails
 
You are cordially invited to join us at Advent's 5th Annual Hedge Fund Summit in London.
 

We are delighted to introduce our distinguished panel who will discuss
'The Business of Hedge Funds - Running the book and running the shop'

Vincent Vandenbroucke, Head of Operational Due Diligence and Partner, Hermes BPK
Mark Harrison,  European MD of Prime Finance, Citigroup Global Markets
Jaron Van Dam, Global Head Sales & Relationship Management, Fortis Prime Solutions
Andrew Shrimpton, Member, Regulatory Compliance, Kinetic Partners
The session will be moderated by Niki Natarajan, Editor of InvestHedge
There will be four short presentations followed by a panel discussion which will cover a range of topics, in particular:
•         Investor servicing, no longer a nice to have
•         Regulation and Compliance and the EU Directive
•         Increasing importance of operational efficiency
•         Increasing appetite for instant information across the organisation
•         Attracting institutional investors, passing the due diligence test

Agenda

16:00 - Registration and tea/ coffee
16:15 - Presentations by panel
17:30 - Panel discussion
18:00 - Cocktail reception, meet the presenters and networking
20:00 - Close
 
Space at this free-to-attend event is strictly limited. Please RSVP online or by contacting Nicola Gordon at emea@advent.com or on 020 7631 9240.


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