FundForum Middle East is absolutely serious in its aim to connect investment managers and their clients in a way that is meaningful for both sides of the transaction. Here’s how we plan to do it:
The Most Innovative Investment Content & Brains Inspire On Subjects Including Absolute Returns, Smart Beta, Emerging & Frontier Markets, The MENA Consumer Boom … And More
Three months of dedicated research with investors and allocators in the region have enabled FundForum Middle East to come up with a line-up that is fresh, interesting and reflects renewed appetite for innovative strategies. Already confirmed:
* Saker Nusseibeh, CEO, HERMES FUND MANAGERS & Chairman, THE 300 CLUB
* Dino Davis, Institutional Portfolio Manager, MFS
* Rahul Chadha, Co Chief Investment Officer, MIRAE ASSET MANAGEMENT
* Mohieddine Kronfol, Chief Investment Officer, Global Sukuk & MENA Fixed Income, FRANKLIN TEMPLETON INVESTMENTS ME
MyFundForum Networking Portal Allows Delegates To Decide Who They Want To Meet & When
Two weeks prior to the event all registered attendees will be sent login details to MyFundForum. It remains active for a week following the event, giving you a whole month to connect with other attendees.
Take a moment to view the MyFundForum networking features available to you - see page 8 of agenda
Delegates Make The Face-To-Face Connection During Dedicated One-To-One Meeting Time Built Into The Agenda
You don’t need to miss anything on the agenda to make sure you meet the people you need to at FundForum Middle East 2014. On each day there is dedicated One-To-One Meeting time, during each one of which you can arrange up to three thirty-minute meetings with a key contact.
Read more about One-To-One event website.
VISIT THE EVENT WEBSITE to view the agenda, speaker line-up and to register your place online.
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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. ... »
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... »
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. ... »