Thursday, 2 October 2014
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Mar 5 2012 | 9:31am ET
The Alternative Investment Management Association, a hedge fund lobby group, will hold its annual global policy and regulatory forum on March 8 in Hong Kong.
The invitation-only event brings together senior policymakers, regulators and leading industry figures from around the world to discuss key policy and regulatory issues on what the group calls an ‘off-the-record’ basis.
Hong Kong Financial Secretary John Tsang will open the event, which will feature speeches from the CEO and deputy CEO of the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission, Ashley Alder and Alexa Lam.
“The forum offers an important opportunity for the global hedge fund industry to engage constructively with policymakers and regulators,” said Christophe Lee, chairman of AIMA Hong Kong. “We are delighted that such an important international event for the industry is being held in Hong Kong.”
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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