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GAIM 2011 - 10% DISCOUNT

May 19, 2011 8:22 AM ET
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GAIM International is the world’s largest and longest running alternative investment and hedge fund conference. Last year GAIM International brought together 900+ of the top fund managers and asset allocators to discuss the most important trends impacting hedge funds, including: Over 300 Investors (including institutional investors, private bankers, high net worth individuals, family offices and sovereign wealth funds) Over 500 Star Fund Managers (including big brands & boutique investment houses from across the globe) It provides unparelled networking opportunities, the latest academic research on the alternatives world, the wise words of industry sages and the fresh perspectives of the rising stars. The 2011 Agenda answers 4 huge industry questions. Here is how… • What Does The Investor Want? We have a special Manager Selection & Asset Allocation Summit day on Monday the 20th June dedicated to connecting forward thinking investors and managers. Don’t miss the chance to hear from and meet with many top end investors including PGGM Investments, The California Endowment, The Teacher’s Retirement System Of Texas! • Economic Analysis - Where is the Smart Money Going? Acclaimed economist Dr Linda Yueh of Oxford University will be giving a guest address on how global geopolitics will reshape our world plus we have a dynamic bull/bear debate which challenges top market strategists such as Gavyn Davies of Fulcrum Asset Management and Jens Nystedt of Moore Capital to declare whether they are bullish or bearish as a result of recent market upheavals. In addition, Hedge Funds will go head to head with Private Equity in the GAIM International debate- who will triumph- Jon Moulton of Better Capital representing private equity or Hugh Hendry of Eclectica Asset Manager championing hedge funds?! • The Hedge Fund Business- How Are We Getting Back Into Growth Mode? Hear new research from Casey Quirk on how changing business practices are reshaping the industry and benefit from the expertise of top managers (O.S.S. Capital, Centaurus Capital and Armajaro) to discover the new products, new business models and new resources the hedge fund industry needs to take advantage of. • What Is The Hedge Fund Of The Future - UCITS Vs Managed Accounts Vs Traditional Off Shore? Benefit from a regulatory update from AIMA and take part in two important working groups- one on Managed Accounts (how do we move from theory to practice?) and one on UCITS (Is UCITS really the answer?). Plus! We have fantastic investment strategy panels (experts will be discussing the latest developments in Global Macro, CTAs, Emerging Markets, Credit, Energy, Distressed Debt, Private Equity & Commodities), Investors discussions (hear family office, private bank and end investor focussed discussions) and the brand new Coffee House Discussion Sessions- grab a cup of posh coffee and debate with your peers on the big issues impacting us today Are you an investor, fund manager or industry expert? Would you like to be part of this annual alternatives gathering? Don’t miss your chance to be at the hedge event of the year, and make the most of Seeking Alpha’s 10% discount! Quote VIP code: FKN3A46SAWP, or follow this link: http://www.informaglobalevents.com/FKN3A46SAWP
GAIM is the world's largest alternative investment and hedge fund conference, attracting over 300 investors and 500 Star Fund Managers.

Don't miss the unparalleed networking opportunities, the latest academic research on the alternatives world, the wise words of industry sages and the fresh perspectives of the rising stars. 

Seeking Alpha can offer you an exclusive 10% discount off of the conference fee!

Quote VIP code: FKN3A46SAWP
To see the latest agenda and to register, please visit the website here: http://www.informaglobalevents.com/FKN3A46SAWP

Confirmed Investors For 2011 Include:

• W. Russell ‘Rusty’ Guinn, Investments Division - External Public Markets, Teacher’s Retirement System of Texas
• Antonio Machado Filho, Head Of Investments, Fundacao Real Grandeza
• Todd Centurino, Senior Associate, External Public Markets, Teacher’s Retirement System of Texas
• Sassan Zaker, Investment Manager For Alternative Assets, Julius Baer Pension Fund
• Arlete Nese, Investment Manager, Banesprev
• David Greenberg, Director, Absolute Return Strategies, California Endowment
• Jan Soerensen, Head Of Hedge Fund Investments, PGGM Investments
• Chris Vogt, Portfolio Manager, Hedge Fund, All State Investments
• Tony Broccardo, CIO, Barclays UK Retirement Fund

Our Unique Structured Networking Offering Ensures That You Will Connect With The Right People this June:

• Daily Investor Speed-Networking
Sign up for a guaranteed introduction and networking with 15 investors in each session.

• Asset Manager Listings
Investors will receive listings of all the asset managers in attendance so they can look through and see who is active in strategies relevant to them. Ensure your fund strategies are listed so the investors hear about them.

• Investor Strategy Search Listings:
In advance of the event you can log on to My GAIM 2011 and search through the investors attending.  Each investor has filled in information about the strategies they are active in so you can sort the investor database to locate just the funds that will be interested in your particular fund’s strategy

• MyGAIM 2011 – Your Event Linked-In
This networking site also allows you to view who will be attending and make contact with them in advance-perfect for scheduling meetings! You can use it as a tool to upload your profile, promote your business and make contact with potential clients.

• Delegate Quickfire Showcase 2011
Sign up to pitch your fund to our investor panel and a friendly watching crowd full of investors. There are 30 slots available throughout the event. You will be prompted to sign up in advance two weeks prior to the event.

• Meet The Investor Roundtables
Our brand NEW summit on Monday 20th June is aimed to bring together fund managers and investors to determine the latest thinking and most successful strategies in asset allocation and manager selection moving forward. Hear from and meet the specific type of investor you are interested to work with:
* Institutional Investors * Private Banks  * Family Offices * FOHF Selectors * HNWI’s

• Investor Strategy Roundtables
Attend small group roundtables hosted by investors on their preferred strategies. Hear what they want and what they look for in: Emerging Markets, CTA, Global Macro, Distressed Debt, Fixed Income, Alternative Alternatives, Commodities, Energy, Environmental, and Asset based lending.

• Top Performing Fund CapIntro Showcases
Profile your fund in front of our investor community. Each session offers a select number of interesting & top performing funds the opportunity to discuss their fund for 10 minutes. These slots are pre-bookable so please email ilaw@icbi.co.uk if you would like to take part.

Remember to take advantage of your 10% discount!

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