The only commodities and industrial metals Club, FARO is an indispensable advisory for commodity buyers.
Networking, exchange, information and cross-fertilization: these are the keywords that sum up what our Club is all about.
Constantly updated business intelligence keeps operators in the loop, offering personal and professional growth opportunities.
Join the FARO network. In 11 years of activity we now have 1 500 subscribers: entrepreneurs, directors, company supply-chain and procurement managers, processors, dealers and end-users of non-ferrous metals and steel as well as operators in the energy, food and green-economy sectors.
Reap the benefits of in-depth exchange: 150 people attend our events to gain in-depth updates on best-in-class Italian industrial firms at the cutting edge for innovation, research and quality. They also come for the opportunity to network, exchange views thanks to the exclusive team work debates and develop business relations.
What we do
FARO provides new perspectives, industry insights and market trends through the prism of commodities and economic analysis.
FARO meetings are held 3 times a year in key industrial locations. The format of Round Tables and Conferences with world-renowned economists and financial market and supply-chain specialists makes each venue an invaluable opportunity to exchange views and debate with acknowledged sector experts on the best business decisions to make in the light of the latest market trends.
Entrepreneurs, supply-chain managers and buyers wanting to stay in the loop and gain essential professional insights into their business markets.
FARO is the only commodities and metals Club with a Scientific Committee made up of both industrial-metals producers and processors and financial analysts, who together develop in-depth analyses and matching assessments. As a result, FARO can offer operators business intelligence and consultancy on contingent issues and financial instruments, with tailor-made solutions to fit each Client’s particular needs.
Our goal: to provide the best market analysis on which to base the most effective and competitive procurement strategies.
We hold 3 main two-day meetings a year, hosted by best-in-class international industrial partners.
Fri, 28/08/2015 - 15:27
In this excerpt from Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook, we take a closer look at the level of competition in the industry today and use our latest survey results to reveal fund manager predictions for asset growth for the rest of 2015. ... »
Sun, 09/08/2015 - 10:45
The Preqin Special Report: Private Debt Fund Manager Outlook features exclusive survey results drawn from over 100 private debt fund managers worldwide. This extract discusses what fund managers have highlighted as the biggest issues facing the industry and their views on regulation. ... »
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... »
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. ... »
Thu, 02/07/2015 - 15:51
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. ... »
Mon, 29/06/2015 - 12:48
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. ... »
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTInvestment Banking Restructuring Analyst/Associate
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTInvestment Banking Associate (Specialty Finance)
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