Sign up for free newsletter

 

CBOE Risk Management Conference Europe

Event : CBOE Risk Management Conference Europe

Wed, 03/09/2014  
Conducted by : Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE)
Contact : Lynne Howard-Reed

Now in its 30th year in the US, the CBOE Risk Management Conference (RMC) is an educational forum dedicated to exploring the latest trading strategies and tactics used to manage risk exposure, enhance yields and lower portfolio volatility using equity derivatives and volatility products. 
 
Returning to Europe for the third time, the CBOE RMC agenda covers a variety of concepts, challenging attendees to think differently about how they manage trade positions, employ hedging techniques, utilize equity derivatives, and model and trade volatility. Topics -- ranging from basic derivatives applications to advanced trading concepts -- are current and relevant. Strategy discussion is overlaid with examples of actual trades and real-market applications.
 
Sessions are led by practitioners who are leaders in their respective disciplines from Europe and the U.S.  Presenters are selected not only for their expertise, but for their ability to communicate complex material in a straightforward, understandable manner. There are no sales pitches.


features
Article
EU Flag

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. ... »

Article
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.  ... »

Article
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... »

Article
North America

Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

latestjobs
Investment Banking M&A Associate

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Lead Mobile Engineer – Mobile App Development

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Investment Banking Associate (Consumer)

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT

events
3 weeks 58 min from now - New York
4 weeks 1 day from now - Texas
5 weeks 2 days from now - New York
5 weeks 3 days from now - New York
specialreports