OTC Derivatives for Fund Management is the only event developed specifically for the fund management community. There will be more European speakers, more regulators, and more practitioners on our one-day action-packed event than on any other in the industry. Focus your day by spending your morning on today’s hottest topics, before delving into the detail of either trading or operations.
Join our 35+ speakers and growing number of attendees and solution providers to discuss:
• The regulatory landscape - ESMAs update, European Commissions,
• counter-party risk
• collateral management
• choosing your clearing member
• choosing your clearing house
• leveraging your legal documentation
• Liability Driven Investments
Connect with Heads, Directors, VP’s, Managers and more from the front, middle, and back office including; Derivatives, Front Office, Middle Office, Risk Management, Counterparty Risk, Data Management, Operations, Derivatives Operations, Treasury Management, Structured Products, Trading/Chief Trading Officer, Legal Counsel, Collateral Management, Investment Director/Chief Investment Officer, Equity Derivatives, FX trading, Trade Execution, Fixed income, Investment Operations, Equity Trading.
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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. ... »
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... »