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November 2019

The Quant Conference 2019

When: November 1, 2019
Where: De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, London
Organiser: The Quant Conference
The conference is designed as an educational setting where attendees can learn about the current trends in the field of quantitative finance. The event gives attendees a unique opportunity to network with aspiring students, professional peers, prospective employers, academics and investors. Speakers include industry leaders and academics providing insights from those pioneering this changes. The conference will provide a platform to broaden knowledge and network. Legendary hedge fund managers, distinguished academics, recognised investors and well-known investment bankers will be attending and speaking.
There will be a series of panels, standalone presentations and debates diving deep into the most relevant topics in quantitative finance.
Meetings can be scheduled in advance.
There is an equal split between industry and academia. Most of the industry professionals are executives and quants from buy-side and sell-side. Delegates from academia are mostly students, researchers and senior professors.

Cap Intro: Emerging Markets | Commodities Alternative Investing

When: November 4, 2019
Where: New York
Organiser: Catalyst Financial Partners
This event is investor driven and transactional with a of host alpha-oriented investment managers and institutional grade investors attending that are introduced to each other with a view to become investment partners. This event focuses on the real estate fund investing sectors. strategies covered include: development, added-value, commercial, single-multi residential, single family, luxury hotels, real estate financing and debt, bridge financing, infrastructure, projects and complexes, and international projects. Managers typically offer their products through investment funds, co-investment and direct deals.
At the event managers give short presentations during lunch, followed by meeting sessions. There are no service providers, only managers and investors. The event concludes with a networking wine reception. Introductions are through private meetings arranged prior to the event.
Investors are pre-screened and pre-qualified prior to the and are predominantly single and multi-family offices, investor intermediaries and end-investors located in the US as well as internationally.

Alternative Investment Management Summit (AIM Summit)

When: November 20-21, 2019
Where: Abu Dhabi
Organiser: AIM Summit
The summit is a platform for discussions on investment developments, global market conditions and latest trends. It acts as a gthering and connecting regional investors and managers in the world of alternatives (hedge funds, private equity, venture capital, private debt) with global industry leaders. The summit is a platform for discussions on investment developments, global market conditions, latest trends and acts as a networking forum for future business opportunities. The conference is conducted in an intimate setup to induce discussions on the best practices and know-how.

4th Annual Private Wealth Canada Forum

When: November 21, 2019
Where: Toronto Marriott City Centre Hotel, One Blue Jay Way, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1J4
Organiser: Markets Group
The forum brings together more than 250 attendees including 150 leading family offices, private banks and high net worth wealth managers from Canada. The agenda covers asset allocation, alternative investing, asset protection as well as regulatory compliance and an outlook of the financial markets and the global economy. The event is invitation only and designed to enable peer-to-peer learning and networking.

December 2019

8th HED Conference

When: December 4-5, 2019
Where: Beijing, China
Organiser: Finfo Global 
The conference will focus on topics related to hedge funds, ETFs and derivatives. Around 300 to 400 attendees are expected to attend with banks, insurance companies, asset managers, funds of funds, public and private funds, securities, investors and service providers attending. Some of the topics to be covered over the two days include ETF market development trends; global overview of pension funds investment; ·accelerating China’s integration to the global payment system; best practices of asset allocation; outlook of a share market and stock connects; Hongkong Shanghai Connect, Shanghai London Connect; smart beta; active investment; ESG; quantitative investment; actor investing; offshore wealth management/trust/family offices,·trading technology, technology and AI; and· Chinese fund managers looking for global opportunities.

Alternative Investing Summit

When: December 4-6, 2019
Where: Ritz Carlton, Dana Point, CA
Organiser: Opal Group
Participants and delegates of this conference will investigate a range of critical investment issues, including discussion of the risks and benefits of various asset classes and investment vehicles such as hedge funds and private equity, examining means of cutting costs associated with implementation of absolute returns strategies, reviewing the future of commodities and surveying the landscape of emerging international markets.
The summit will bring together trustees and representatives of institutions as well as money managers and consultants to explore the roles of alternative opportunities and strategies. The event will also look into impact investing as a way of obtaining returns that are socially responsible as well as many issues involved with fund management and the importance of education for trustees and other investment officers. Some of the topics to be covered include: investor perspectives on alternatives; volatility; risk; asset allocation; real asset investing; direct and co-investing opportunities; and liquid alternatives.
The conference will exclusively feature dialogue driven panel discussions led by consultants and family offices.

CLO Summit

Where: Monarch Beach Resort, Dana Point, CA
When: December 8-10, 2019
Organiser: Opal
The summit is an educational forum designed for investors, issuers, underwriters, rating agencies, lawyers and accountants. At this conference, they can learn the newest techniques to maximize returns and reduce risk exposure in this growing area of asset-backed finance. An in-depth review of recent regulatory changes in addition to rating agency methodology, legal, tax and structural considerations will provide attendees with the tools necessary to stay one step ahead of their competitors.

Marketplace Lending & Alternative Financing Summit

When: December 8-10, 2019
Where: Monarch Beach Resort, Dana Point, CA
Organiser: Opal Group
The summit is an educational forum designed for investors, issuers, platforms, underwriters, banks rating agencies, lawyers, service providers, accountant, and other related industry professionals. Those attending the conference will learn from and network with industry leaders to gain insight on the newest techniques to maximise returns and reduce risk exposure in marketplace lending.
Delegates will begiven an in-depth review of the current landscape and what is to come in addition to hearing about rating agency methodology, legal, tax and structural considerations which will provide attendees with the tools necessary to stay one step ahead of their competitors.
Some topics to be covered include: the current state and outlook of the marketplace lending industry; legal and regulatory issues; debt investor roundtable; raising capital in the current environment; the secondary market; platforms partnering with banks; reporting requirements; small business lending; securitisation; valuation methodology; and online lending trends in the US and abroad.