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|Operations for Alternatives|
Date: March 5 - 7, 2014
Location: PGA National Resort, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
Alpha Research Group
Discount: HedgeConnection members receive a 20% discount
Discount Code: DHC20
Description: Operations for Alternatives (OFA) is the only event covering the collision of hedge funds, private equity, and alternatives fund management. OFA goes beyond basic regulatory and compliance issues to focus on fund governance, distribution issues, trading issues, and crisis management. Created by the industry, for the industry, OFA has aligned its operational philosophy with that of the asset management industry, focused on providing an effective and lower-cost educational and networking experience. Bringing together operations professionals from hedge funds, private equity, and '40 Act Funds over 3 days, with facilitated networking and interactive information exchanges, OFA helps you identify and form new relationships with investors, peers and service providers. www.ofa-america.com
|7th Annual Women’s Private Equity Summit|
Date: March 13 - 14, 2014
Location: The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, California.
Falk Marques Group
Description: The 7th annual Women's Private Equity Summit will be held March 13 & 14, 2014 at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, California. The Summit has become the must-attend annual event for senior-level women in private equity and venture capital. This major industry conference attracts a powerful group of leaders GPs, LPs, and advisors to the industry to facilitate networking, fundraising, and deal-making opportunities and increase access to hard-to-get information. Close to 450 influential women attended last March's conference. With limited partners intently focused on generating returns, the event will zero in on LPs' expectations and the steps that private equity and venture capital firms are taking to deliver.
|Global Financial Markets: New Rules on Market Structure, Trading and Funding|
Date: March 17, 2014
Location: Chatham House, London, UK
Description: More than five years after the financial crisis, now is an opportune time to reflect on the implementation of the major pieces of regulation being embedded nationally, regionally and globally, and to consider the likely effects on financial markets.
Focusing on current and planned reforms to market structure, trading practices, and non-bank credit intermediation activities, this conference will ask what kind of policies and processes will provide regulatory and supervisory clarity and coherence.
|Chief Investment Officer Exchange|
Date: March 23 - 25, 2014
Location: TBA, Virginia
Description: The Chief Investment Officer Exchange (CIO Exchange) is the premier event for CIOs who are responsible for rebuilding or adding value to the portfolios of pension funds, endowments, foundations, family offices and sovereign wealth funds. In a market where volatility is the only known constant, institutional investors continue to feel pressures to bridge funding gaps. The agenda is focused on addressing key issues and challenges that even the most seasoned CIOs are facing today.
Rather than focusing on a particular investment style, this Exchange will examine critical investment topics and provide a platform for CIOs to discuss the pros and cons of the multitude of available investments, the potential timelines for returns, and risks associated with various investment vehicles. CIOs can also explore ways to implement news strategies and determine how to best meet the newest changes to the ever changing regulatory landscape.
|The Middle East Investment Summit 2014.|
Date: March 25 - 27, 2014
Location: Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai
Description: Relationships matter. That's what the interviews we've carried out with the GCC investor community have shown us more than ever before.
The region's biggest investors attend the Middle East Investment Summit build relationships with top performing and emerging funds. That's why you'll find dedicated networking time built into the agenda.
Plus, the show's online networking app lets you connect with other managers and investors before the event starts.
|2nd Annual Internal Audit Forum 2014|
Date: March 27 - 28, 2014
Location: Vienna, NH Danube City Hotel
Global Leading Conferences
Description: Over the last years all the financial institutions had to face with an increasingly complex set of domestic and international challenges. Meeting new requirements is an increasing challenge for the financial community particularly when it comes to Internal Audit. Internal Audit can play a more strategic role within the organization including identifying enterprise-weide cost efficiences, provide strategic insight in order to improve business performance and provide key insights focusing more and more increasigly on risks. Internal Auditors must focus on creating value by identifying, monitoring and providing early warning of new risks, improving processes and efficiency, being the catalyst for improvement, creating proactive relationship with the Management and the Audit Committe without jeopardize the independence. But deliver all these requirements is one of the biggest challenges for Internal Auditors.
The aim of our 2nd Annual Internal Audit Forum 2014 is to look at the impact of these new requirements Internal Audit has to face with and explore how the financial sector can adapt Internal Audit and put it at the heart of the financial institutions.
We hope that you will be able to join us, share your ideas and debate the challenges of Internal Audit banking sector has to face with nowadays.
|13th Wall Street Green Summit|
Date: March 31, 2014
Location: Columbia University Club, NYC
Global Change Associates
Description: The Wall Street Green Summit is the longest running and most comprehensive sustainable finance event in the industry. Launched in 2002 by Peter Fusaro, the Wall Street Green Summit covers cutting edge content, industry developments and features the practitioners and the leaders of tomorrow. Hear it here first!
The Wall Street Green Summit XIII is the "one-stop shop" to come up to speed on the latest developments in Green Finance.