The US regulatory agenda has a significant impact upon EU asset managers and investment advisors.
This timely conference brings together leading US regulators, legal advisors and regulated firms. Expert speakers will examine how unfolding US legislation affects the business affairs of EU firms with US clients - or those firms doing business in the US.
One of the key stories we are keen to dissect at FundForum Latin America 2014 is the exciting trajectory from local to regional to global that the industry is on the cusp of at the moment. With global interest and regional players who will soon have international kudos, as well as manifold local opportunities, Colombia and Latin America as a whole is an investment story not to be missed. We’ve broken down what you can expect from this story with some key and exciting highlights below;
Funds are looking for ways in which they can maximise their distribution strategy. At Fund Marketing & Distribution 2014 we will hear how nine major funds have been doing just this.
You will have the chance to meet and pick the brains of nine of the most innovative funds, and understand the thoughts behind their distribution process. We have also assembled fund distributors who know their jurisdictions and know the realities of effective distribution.
REITs, Fund, Aggregators, Fix and Flippers, Note Buyers, ABS & REIT Investors...This is a conference for you.
90,000 homes around the country have been purchased by aggregators over the last two years at a cost of just over $15 billion. The Government, lenders and investment firms sold about $34.7 billion in non-performing loans last year, up from $13.1 billion in 2012*
With the door opening on securitization and the public equity markets joining well-capitalized funds, the single family institutional investment market will continue to be in a growth phase and the only place to hear about the most up-to-date issues and meet the key players will be IMN's 3rd Annual Single Family Aggregation Strategies: The REO-to-Rental Forum.
Some Numbers From Our Inaugural Single Family Event:
800+ Executives in attendance
200+ Funds, REITs & Investors
24 Panel Sessions
ONE conference for the Institutional Single Family Investment Market
The forum will again promise to discuss the latest strategies and management intricacies of Institutional-level Investment in single family houses including buying from and partnering with different institutions, the newest financing methologies as well as the operational complexities of running a portfolio of single family homes.
We look forward to seeing you this December in Scottsdale.
In light of significant regulatory and market developments, we are proud to announce a new title - and expanded focus - for our Non-Traded REIT event series: IMN's10th Annual Western Non-Traded REIT & Retail Alternative Investment Symposium, December 3-4, 2014, Dana Point, CA. Due to popular demand and the tremendous success of our New York June symposium, additional areas of focus now include: Non-Traded BDCs; Regulation D Offerings/Private Placements; '40 Act Interval Funds; Regulation A+ Offerings; and Oil & Gas investments.
December 2014 sessions include:
Adapting to FINRA RN 14-06: Sponsor and Broker/Dealer Perspectives
The Traditional IBD Network Vs. Crowdfunding Under Reg D 506c Vs. Reg A+: Comparing & Contrasting Alternative Ways to Raise Capital for Product Sponsors
The Anatomy of a Roll-Up Going From Your First Offering to a Listing on the NYSE
The 9th China Gold & Precious Metals Summit 2014, an annual precious metals gathering co-hosted by the Shanghai Gold & Jewelry Trade Association and IGVision International Corporation Shanghai and jointly endorsed by the China Gold Association and the Shanghai Gold Exchange, is scheduled to be convened on December 3-4, 2014 in Shanghai China. As China’s largest networking and information exchange platform for gold & precious metals industry, the event has been successfully held for eight consecutive years, attracting over 250 senior executives from across the value chain including mining companies, refiners & fabricators, bullion dealers, mints, central banks, exchanges, investment & bullion banks, money managers, traders, brokers, advisors, jewelers, service providers, trade associations and policymakers every year.
Now at its 9th anniversary, the conference will highlight the price trend and supply & demand picture for gold, silver, platinum and palladium, multiple headwinds weighing on gold as a combination of a firmer U.S. dollar, a strengthening U.S. recovery and a less accommodative Fed going forward, overall weak sentiment toward gold and silver as a result of better returns in equities and higher U.S. real rates, subdued physical gold demand out of China and India, China’s push for a global trading platform for gold in Shanghai, the move by senior producers toward lower costs and capital discipline, the impact on PGMs’ supply/demand balances because of the South African strikes, and the ECB’s stance on further monetary easing to combat falling inflation.
Address Today’s Regulatory Challenges with Active Regulators, Hedge Fund CCO's and GC's and Leading Onshore and Offshore Counsels
GAIM Regulation & Fund Governance is where the hedge fund industry’s compliance and legal experts meet with regulators and source peer-to-peer resolutions for fund disputes, emerging regulations and risk controls. Source answers and frameworks for prioritizing regulatory information, streamlining reporting processes, implementing new regulatory enforcement procedures, addressing dispute resolution and asset recovery, preparing for audits and addressing compliance challenges in small, exclusive boardroom discussions with the regulators and leading, industry experts. All attendees choose from any of the boardroom discussions. Create your own targeted, individually customizable experience.
Level 39, Europe's biggest Fintech incubator, and Innovate Finance, an organisation dedicated to promoting UK financial technology, backed by the City of London Corporation and Canary Wharf Group, will be holding a financial technology showcase: “Fintech for Funds” from 1.30 pm to 5.30 pm at Level 39, One Canada Square on Friday 5th December. This is an opportunity for fund managers, prime brokers and hedge fund administrators to see some of the cutting edge technologies available for their business. The event will showcase 6 companies, including:
Web based approach to portfolio and risk management for derivatives practitioners. Beginning with coverage in US equities and equity derivatives, clients can sign up and load in their portfolios, calculate a variety of risk reports and manage their portfolios and trade bookings within minutes, on any platform, wherever they are. The initial 90 day trial is completely free with no commitment, after which the service is charged at a competitive monthly rate.
Software and compliance experts. Focus is on the delivery of a cloud-based service, which combines leading functionality with a team dedicated to regulatory changes and rule maintenance. This means users not only benefit from best-in-class software, but can rest assured that checks always conform to the latest shareholding disclosure demands from around the world.
Provider of Middle Office Information and Control services – from Investment Book of Record through to Regulatory and Analytics
Decision support software enabling fund managers to capture richer data about their own behaviour, while improving the productivity and referenceability of their investment processes. A more accurate picture of the past enables better conscious decisions in the future.
Heckyl helps you find opportunities in raw "Big Data Streams". The platform mines 1 million + data sources including news wires, blogs, tweets, open data sets (FDA, Clinical Trial, Patents, Government data sources) to discover trends and insights in real time. Company coverage currently stands at 35000+ companies.