The 2008 World Hedge Fund Forum (re-named the Global Alpha Forum) brings together leaders from the alternative investment industry, academia and government. In 2007, the inaugural forum attracted several hundred delegates and was covered live by CNBC and Bloomberg Television. Although set in Greenwich, Connecticut – “the hedge fund capital of the world” – the […]

The EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Centre will be staging the fourth edition of the EDHEC Alternative Investment Days at the ExCeL Centre in London on December 9 and 10 next. The conference aims to present the applied research conducted by the EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Centre with leading pension fund managers and […]

iiBIG Presents: 2nd Annual Distressed & Turnaround Investment Forum – WEST September 22-23, 2008 The Palazzo/Venetian Congress Center Las Vegas, NV Register By August 15, 2008 and Save $300! To Review the Detailed Agenda and Executive Speaking Faculty and to Register, Visit: distressed investment forum, event, iiBIG

Now that the Fourth is behind us, pay attention to your need for both continuing education credits, as well as really excellent strategies and insights to use when you are working with hedge funds.  The Inaugural Opalesque Workshop Series, chaired by Janice M. Johnson, CPA, JD, and sponsored by Crowell & Moring and the newly […]

Interested in some continuing education sessions about the issues faced by hedge funds and their advisers?  You are in luck.  Now there such a series being hosted in conjunction with Opalesque and many of the leaders in the hedge fund industry.  This seems like a good opportunity to come together and explore issues such as troublesome provisions encountered in private […]

CorpActions 2008 One-Day Conference – Thursday, June 5, 2008 SWIFT Offices – 7 Times Square, 45th Floor, NYC Securities Operations Forum, in association with SWIFT, presents  “CorpActions 2008.”  This one-day, senior level program will identify and address the questions and issues affecting Corporate Actions today and suggest a number of solutions to mitigate risk and […]

The Hedge Fund Association™ and Thompson Hine LLP cordially invite you to an evening of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres & insightson Monday May 19, 2008 from 6:00 until 9:00pm at The Fairmont Turnberry Isle Resort & Club 19999 W Country Club Drive in Aventura.  register now                                                                   Please join maverick hedge fund manager Phillip Goldstein, and a panel […]

EDHEC-Risk  Asset Management Research Presents: The Lhabitant and Martellini Seminar Advanced Hedge Fund Investing