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The Condominium Development, Finance & Investment Forum

Thu, 24/04/2014 (All day)

Back and better than ever!

175 proposed new towers with nearly 22,500 units and counting (in South Florida).

Information Management Network (IMN) is excited to be back in the condo market after a 7 year absence. We are especially excited to be in Miami, the epicenter of the newest condo craze. This conference won't be limited to South Florida though. With headlines like these how can we?

New Jersey Condo Market Heats Up
Demand for condos in Washington D.C.-area market intensifies
With Luxe (Atlanta) Condo Market Hot, Can New Tower Be Far Off
Honolulu's condo market keeps getting hotter
(NY) Condo market reawakens

And that was just the first page of a Google search...

9th Annual Asset Management Today-Hedge Funds, Alternatives, Sales and Marketing Forum

Thu, 24/04/2014 (All day)

The industry landscape for hedge fund industry continues to evolve and thrive. The changes that took place during the past few years have led to a number of challenges and opportunities for firms within the industry. Today, investors continue to demand more transparency, intensive due diligence and separately managed accounts. To compete and win within such environment, one needs to be well equipped with transformational business strategies, robust operational infrastructure and controls, effective risk management and integrated distribution/marketing channels. With a special focus on operational due diligence, technology, risk management, sales and marketing.

Midwest OCIO Summit

Mon, 28/04/2014 - 08:00

Financial Research Associates’ Midwest OCIO Summit will discuss critical steps in selecting, interviewing, analyzing, and onboarding an OCIO. Other conference highlights include governance and fiduciary issues surrounding the management of the relationship, ways to benchmark and evaluate the partnership, and challenges surrounding the maintenance of the agreement.

Subscribers of Global Fund Media are entitled to a 10% discount. Mention FMP115 during registration to enjoy this offer

Fund Manager Selection

Tue, 29/04/2014 (All day)

The only conference dedicated to choosing fund managers and assessing manager skill
Fund Manager Selection (FMS) is a unique event focused on the complex and increasingly important area of assessing and choosing external asset managers.
As a manager, FMS 2014 will help you discover what top institutional investors, trustees, family offices, multi-managers & consultants are looking for and how you can improve your investment processes.

Investors will gain a valuable opportunity to engage in a broad discussion of how the asset management industry can better serve the needs of professional institutional investors as well a chance to meet their peers and hear how the best in the business set mandates and selet their managers.

UCITS Fund Administration

Wed, 30/04/2014 (All day)

The course is designed to provide a detailed overview of fund operations and regulations. 

The course objective: 
To understand operational activities and relevant regulatory provisions 
To gain an appreciation of the controls environments that you would expect to see in place in respect of each operational activity 
To negate the risks which those controls activities are intended to address

The course will consider:
Operational best-practice range of compliance and audit activities 
The role of meaningful Management Information
Reporting

Benefit from a Workshop Environment and the Practical Application of Key Issues:
The programme is designed for those who are seeking to gain an end-to-end understanding of the fund administration lifecycle and of the requirements of the FCA COLL Sourcebook.

20th Annual Spring Life Settlement Conference

Wed, 30/04/2014 (All day)

8:00 AM April 30, 2014  – 12:00 PM May 2, 2014

LISA will once again assemble a wide range of outstanding speakers whose expertise and viewpoints are in high demand both in and outside the life settlement industry.  Attendees will join together to celebrate 20 years in the Life Settlement Industry as we examine our past, evaluate our present and explore our possibilities.

COBS Operations

Wed, 30/04/2014 (All day)

This one day workshop is designed specifically to examine the COBS rules from an operational perspective

Key areas of COBS for Operations 
Application
Obligation
Client categorisation
Communications with clients
Information about the firm, its services and remuneration
Client agreements
Dealing and Managing
Providing product information to clients
Reporting information to clients

ETP Distribution Summit

Thu, 01/05/2014 (All day)

The inaugural ETP Distribution Summit is the only event of its kind, with an exclusive focus on the sponsor community and potential market entrants. It will inspire new approaches to the industry as well as offer practical guidance on how to succeed in ETP distribution in the next phase of the market’s development.

Subscribers of Global Fund Media are entitled to a 10% discount. Mention FMP115 during registration to enjoy this offer

The Real Estate CFO Forum (West)

Mon, 05/05/2014 (All day)

After last year’s successful NY-based event, IMN is delighted to bring this CFO-specific forum back to the West Coast on May 5-6. Panel discussions outline the current issues and challenges real estate CFOs, treasurers and controllers are encountering, and the strategies and tools they are employing to succeed. 

Attend to hear a speaker faculty of your industry peers and specifically-tailored content. Meet with forward-thinking professionals working in your role and learn the cutting-edge strategies needed to stay ahead of the curve. This CFO-specific forum will showcase the current issues and challenges real estate CFOs, treasurers and controllers are encountering, and the strategies and tools they are employing to meet these challenges. While other industry conferences may offer general overviews of the market, IMN's Real Estate CFO Forum is the only place to hear specifically-tailored content crafted by an advisory board and speaker faculty of your industry peers. Meet with forward-thinking professionals working in your role and learn the cutting-edge strategies needed to stay ahead of the curve. 

Family Office Forum - Wiesbaden

Mon, 05/05/2014 (All day)

The Family Office Forum Wiesbaden is the annual meeting of German speaking Family Offices.
 
The Family Office Forum Wiesbaden, 5 - 7 May 2014 has a simple formula:

Upcoming training

Mon, 12/05/2014 (All day) - Dubai
Tue, 13/05/2014 (All day) - Dubai