2 – 4
Institutional Investor’s Alpha Hedge Global Hedge Fund Summit
Fairmont Southampton, Bermuda
Institutional Investor’s Alpha Hedge 16th Annual Global Hedge Fund Summit will gather academics, economists, fund mangers and investors from across the globe to reflect on the industry’s next steps. As the industry continues to evolve in the aftermath of the financial crisis alignment of interests, fees, liquidity and looming regulations are at the forethought of your thinking and planning for the future. Featured speakers include Peter Thiel, President Clarium Capital Management, Lars Jaeger, Head of Alternative Beta Strategies, Partners Group AG and Daniel Loeb, Founder and CEO Third Point LLC, For more info visit www.marhedge.com
24 – 26
CC10 STEP Caribbean Conference
St. Michael, Barbados BB 11000
The 2010 STEP Caribbean Conference (CC10) is a “must attend” conference, consistently rated as one of the best in the world for trust professionals, setting a new standard for the industry.
CC10 is re-designed to provide trust professionals with the tools to succeed in this new world order, as well as an opportunity to connect with some of the leading edge presenters in the sector and network with colleagues and clients from around the world.
In a world of instant information, constantly changing macro initiatives, global economic meltdowns and body blows to the financial services sector, the need to stay sharp is paramount.
For three days in May 2010, some of the sector’s finest minds will come together to exchange ideas, grow businesses, challenge the status quo and make sure that they are not left behind.
As the conference marks its 12th year, delegate attendance is expected to be higher than ever. We’ve made some programme changes and offer additional routes for sponsor participation.
The planning committee now includes eleven jurisdictions throughout the Caribbean and South America with STEP Chairpersons from, Anguilla, Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman, Miami, Mexico, Panama, Turks & Caicos, and Uruguay branches ~ representing an expanded STEP Conference Region.
Visit www.stepcaribbeanconference.com for more info.
8 – 9
Managed Funds Association’s Forum 2010
The Drake Hotel, Chicago
Forum 2010 is MFA’s premier managed futures and global macro investment strategies conference and exposition for professionals in managed futures, hedge funds, funds of funds and their service providers and investors. Produced by MFA, Forum 2010 will feature an extensive educational programme, special networking opportunities, and an informative exhibition of products and services of interest to industry professionals. Opening keynote address by Stephanie D. Neely, treasurer, City of Chicago and other speakers include: a keynote luncheon address by Lee Partridge, CEO, Integrity Capital LLC, and portfolio strategist, San Diego County Employees Retirement Association, as well as discussions by Keith Black, associate, Ennis Knupp + Associates and Duncan Crawford, head of Capital Introductions, Prime Brokerage, Newedge Group
Visit www.managedfunds.org/forum2010 for more info.
22 – 23
Hedge Fund Investors Symposium
Union League Club, New York
Institutional Investor’s 9th Annual Hedge Fund Investor Symposium gathers 80-100 of North America’s largest institutional investors & consultants for 2 days of dialogue exploring and debating new investment trends, best practices, and manager expertise.
For the second year, Institutional Investor will open the symposium to a limited number of managers to send a speaker or attendee. The ratio of managers to investors is always better than
1 to 1. www.hedgefundsymposium.com