Wednesday, 1 April 2015
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100 Women in Hedge Funds Presents
Volatility Strategies: Is Now the Time to Be More Active?
July 8, 2014 at 6:30 PM | London
"Long vol or short vol?" is NOT the question... But what is?
Institutional portfolios, which are broadly diversified and multi-asset class, have embedded short volatility exposures that are often improperly managed. What can investors and managers do to address this risk? Join us for an evening of debate on the pros and cons of tail risk hedging in institutional portfolios and the appropriate framework in which to do so. Share a current client concern in the post-panel Q&A session and get clarification on possible strategies, while enjoying the opportunity to network with your peers.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…