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Fund Manager Selection Zurich

Event : Fund Manager Selection Zurich

Tue, 25/09/2012  
Conducted by : IIR & IBS Finance Events
Contact : Simone Turner

 What are the skills of top-performing managers in the current investment environment?

As the volatility characteristic of recent years continues to vex the markets, price distortions throw up risks and opportunities in equal measure, presenting an intriguing landscape for investors and asset managers alike. 
With their focus on controlling risks and managing liabilities, investors are seeking transparency, efficiency and assurance that wherever possible, their entrusted asset managers can convert volatility into market opportunities. 
New Programme for FMS Zurich 2012
For more information and to register click here  and quote VIP Code: FKW52428 to claim your 10% discount.
Impact of Current Market Volatility on Investors 
Professor Amin Rajan discusses on-going research into changing approaches to manager selection in a difficult market
Developments in Open Architecture & Distribution
Private bank panel discussion 
How attitudes to open architecture are developing 
Investor Perspectives on Manager Selection:
What do investors expect from their external managers?
Hear from private banks pension funds, family offices & their advisors
The Investment Environment:
The Impact of Current Market Volatility on Investors & Fund Managers
Increased Transparency & Manager Selection under Public Procurement 
Defensive Asset Allocation & Manager Selection: Strategies for a Low-Yield & Volatile Market
New Approaches to Strategic Asset Allocation & Manager Selection: 
Active Manager Selection and Optimal Contract Design
Considerations in Boutique Manager Selection 
Monitoring Manager Performance Post-Selection
Combining Actively Managed Funds & Index Tracking Instruments
Asset Class Focus: 
Real Estate Investment
Hedge Fund Due Diligence
Fixed Income Analysis and Manager Selection 
Selecting ETFs for Institutional Investors 
Also Don’t Miss…
The Leading Workshop for RFP Teams 
Thursday 27th September 2012
Writing Winning Proposals in Response to RFPs
This very successful workshop is designed to help you win valuable mandates.  Maximise the experience by sending your RFP team (group discounts available).
With a 6 year history and an international audience, FMS Zurich  is well established as the leading industry forum for discussion of the challenges, opportunities and latest approaches to the analysis and selection of external managers.
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