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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Fri, 09/10/2015 - 09:29
In June 2015, Preqin surveyed 61 Asia-based private equity and venture capital fund managers to gain insight into their attitudes towards the fundraising environment, deals landscape and issues affecting the private equity industry as a whole. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Asian Private Equity analyses the key findings from the survey, highlighting the overarching trends and outlook for Asian GP activity for the next 12 months. ... »
Wed, 30/09/2015 - 11:21
A rising tide of regulation is threatening to swamp US hedge funds with significant trading, distribution and reporting issues.This Hedgeweek Special Report unravels these issues, guides managers through the solutions currently available to them, and examines the challenges of running activist hedge funds, where assets have grown to USD120 billion over the past decade... »
Wed, 23/09/2015 - 09:39
With interest rates set to rise, this Hedgeweek Special Report examines the the latest tools available to fixed income investors and traders in the form of the CBOE/CBOT 10-year US Treasury Note Volatility Index (The TYVIX Index) and TYVIX futures, which give traders an effective way to hedge, gain exposure to, or trade interest rate volatility.... »
Mon, 28/09/2015 - 14:40
Distributions from private equity funds have improved greatly in recent years as managers have taken advantage of improving market conditions to realise value from remaining assets in their portfolios. This has gone some way to alleviating concerns regarding the overhang of unrealised value in ageing funds; however, the issue has not yet been fully rectified, particularly as funds raised in the boom years of 2005-2008 reach the 10-year mark. ... »
Wed, 23/09/2015 - 09:31
Interest rate volatility is like a storm cloud building on the horizon. The US Federal Reserve has kept rates stable for nigh on a decade, but global asset managers are now preparing for their fixed income portfolios to feel the impact of a rate rise later this year. ... »