SPONSORS


Hedge Connection, Inc.

www.hedgeconnection.com

Hedge Connection has been helping managers and investors through web-based research, events and advisory work since 2005. Hedge Connection is the first and only internet-based platform that offers hedge funds direct access to a membership of “opt-in” qualified active hedge fund allocators. Investor members join for free and gain access to detailed information on hedge fund members. All members receive invitations to member’s only events and partner discounts. Learn more and Join the Club at http://www.hedgeconnection.com.



Atlantic City Alliance

www.atlanticcityalliance.net

The mission of the Atlantic City Alliance, a non-profit entity, is to revitalize and rebuild Atlantic City’s reputation and to broaden the destination’s appeal beyond a gaming area to a multi-night, year-round destination.



Concept Capital Markets, LLC

www.conceptcapital.com

Concept Capital Markets, LLC offers a comprehensive suite of brokerage and related services that provide traditional and alternative investment managers with solutions that are customizable and scalable. The firm was built by former investment managers to serve hedge fund managers, managed account platforms, institutional investors, family offices, and registered investment advisers with turnkey solutions designed to free its clients to focus on their core competencies. Our offering features world-class custody and clearing options, multi asset class capabilities, leading execution and order management systems, a seasoned execution desk, a range of financing options, a highly professional operations and customer support team, comprehensive portfolio reporting capabilities, and capital introduction.



Grassi & Co.

www.grassicpas.com

Grassi & Co. is New York City based CPA and consulting firm with international capabilities through Moore Stephens International. The Firm’s Financial Services Practice specializes in accounting, auditing, tax, technology, and consulting services and serves clients throughout the New York metro area, including Manhattan, Long Island, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania, as well as clients across the country and around the world. Grassi & Co. is ranked the 75th largest firms in the U.S. and among the 18th largest firms in the New York City. Grassi serves over 250 financial services clients spanning investment entities of all types, including investment partnerships, broker dealers and registered investment advisers and is a PCAOB registered and inspected firm. Please visit http://www.grassicpas.com for more information.



Grassi Fund Administration Services, Inc.

www.grassicpas.com

Grassi Fund Administration Services, Inc. (“GFAS”) is a New York City based firm that offers services that provide complete administration of all operational fund functions. By partnering with clients, the GFAS Team is able to assist in building profitable and compliant funds as well as takes an active role in the development and implementation of processes and procedures that result in a more efficient operational structure. GFAS serves over 200 funds and is ranked among the top administrators based on Assets under Administration (AuA) by HFMWeek. Please visit http://www.grassicpas.com/gfas for more information.



Maloy Risk Services, Inc.

www.maloyrs.com

Maloy Risk Services, Inc., a fifth generation operated specialty insurance brokerage, places property and casualty coverage for Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Life Science and Technology firms. In business since 1872 in New York and Princeton, Maloy has created a Directors and Officers/Professional Liability product specific for the hedge fund industry. This product is the amalgamation of fifteen years of policy negotiation to create the most cutting edge products for our clients. Due to our sector strengths and specialization we are underwriting the risks setting the terms and pricing on behalf of an A rated AM Best insurer. This is an exclusive arrangement for Maloy and unique to the hedge fund underwriting world; an operation that brings front line brokerage services as well as the product. We currently insure over 150 hedge funds ranging from the newly launched to $20B under management.



CACEIS

www.caceis.com

CACEIS is a banking group dedicated to institutional and corporate clients.

Through offices across Europe, North America and Asia, CACEIS delivers a comprehensive set of high quality services covering:

* Depositary/Trustee-Custody
* Fund Administration and undefined Transfer Agency
* Issuer Services

CACEIS is one of the world’s leading asset servicing providers and is the premier player in the sizeable French market.

In recent years, CACEIS has posted impressive growth figures driven by strong sales and targeted acquisitions in the North American, German and Swiss markets.

Our services combine powerful IT systems and expert staff to help clients significantly reduce their costs, improve service quality and focus on their core business.

CACEIS is a member of the Crédit Agricole Group.