Hedge Fund Association Events

  • HFA Emerging Manager Roundtable Video Call for Panelists
    Date: March 17, 2014
    Contact: Craig Lubman
    Email: craig.lubman@asset.tv
     
    The Hedge Fund Association and Asset.tv have partnered to hold an Emerging Hedge Fund Manager Panel Discussion. This panel discussion will be hosted by Mitch Ackles, President of The HFA and will be featured on the Bloomberg terminal network, HFA TV, Asset.tv, and Reuters Insider. This panel discussion will give the panelists an opportunity to discuss their investment outlook, funds background, broad investment strategies and how they differ from other managers & funds.
     
    ** Participants will be provided with a copy of the video for their own use, as well as  accompanying analytics report.

  • HFA Hedge Fund Start-Up 101 Roundtable Video Call for Panelists
    Date: April 8, 2014
    Contact: Craig Lubman
    Email: craig.lubman@asset.tv
     
    The Hedge Fund Association and Asset TV have partnered to hold a Hedge Fund Start-Up Panel Discussion. This panel discussion will be hosted by Mitch Ackles, President of The HFA and will be featured on the Bloomberg terminal network, HFA TV, asset.tv and Reuters Insider. This panel discussion will give service providers catering to the start-up and emerging hedge fund community, the opportunity to discuss areas in which their expertise can be of assistance. We will be looking to work with providers such as administration, technology, legal and compliance firms to provide our viewers with a full spectrum of the necessary services to start and run a successful hedge fund.

  • HFA Symposium: Raising Hedge Fund Capital in the 21st Century
    Date: April 23, 2014
    Location: New York
    Contact: Lara Block
    Email: lblock@theHFA.org
     
    Please join us on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 for the HFA Symposium Raising Hedge Fund Capital in the 21st Century. The panel discussion will cover a variety of current issues relevant to emerging and established hedge funds and how they can overcome the issues and challenges of raising capital. Following the panel will be a keynote speech by Barbara Novick, the Vice Chairman of BlackRock, who will provide an update on the regulatory environment for hedge funds.

  • Breakfast Seminar with Sajid Javid MP, UK Financial Secretary to the Treasury
    Date: April 8, 2014
    Location: British Consulate General, New York
    Contact: Maria Deam
    Email: maria.deam@fco.gov.uk
    Phone: 212-745-0443
     
    Danny Lopez, Her Majesty's Consul General and Director General, UK Trade Y Investment USA, in partnership with the Hedge Fund Association, invite you to a breakfast panel and reception with Sajid Javid MP, UK Financial Secretary to the Treasury, to discuss the competitiveness of the UK for Asset Managers and Funds. Please RSVP by Monday, March 31, 2014.

  • Alternative Investment General Counsel Summit
    Date: May 29, 2014
    Location: The Harvard Club, New York
    Contact: Debbie Bernbaum
    Email: dbernbaum@alm.com
     
    This executive conference explores legal opportunities and challenges presented by the growing trend in institutional investor involvement in fund structuring, heightened investor scrutiny and attention to due diligence and the ever-evolving regulatory and compliance landscape in the alternative investment space. Participants have a forum to network with peers and share strategies and solutions for attracting investors, building governance and demystifying investors’ management selection process.  Our speaker faculty also covers best practices for responding to and mitigating risks associated with SEC investigations, creating effective tax structures and complying with domestic as well as international regulatory agencies.

  • Capitalizing on the JOBS Act - How To Market Hedge Funds to UHNW Investors & Family Offices

    Location: Online Webinar
    Contact: Lara Block
    Email: lblock@theHFA.org

    The passage of the JOBS Act now empowers hedge funds with an arsenal of new choices to accelerate capital raising and stand out from the competition, including print, digital and direct-mail advertising, social media marketing, and media relations. Please join us on August 21, 2013 for Capitalizing on the JOBS Act: How To Market Hedge Funds to UHNW Investors & Family Offices and learn from wealth management experts at the forefront of this new frontier in accredited investor engagement and hedge fund marketing strategies.

    In this free webinar, attendees will learn about:

    •  Hedge fund brand and image development
    •  Print, broadcast, digital and direct-mail advertising
    •  Building credibility through media relations
    •  Integrating websites, blogs and social media
    •  Developing thought leadership programs
    •  Creating newsletters and communiqués
    •  Business development via conferences and webinars
    •  Marketing campaign development and measurement
    •  And much more!

    Watch recording of webinar from August 21, 2013: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Am4lTviGovQ

    View slides from webinar: http://www.slideshare.net/aprilrudin/capitalizing-on-the-jobs-act


  • Hedge Fund Marketing: How to create an effective ad campaign while avoiding regulatory pitfalls.

    Location: Online Webinar
    Contact: Lara Block
    Email: lblock@theHFA.org

    The passage of the JOBS Act now empowers hedge funds with many new choices to accelerate capital raising and stand out from the competition, including print, digital and direct-mail advertising, social media marketing, and media relations. Please join us on October 4, 2013 for New Opportunities for Hedge Fund Marketing: how to create an effective ad campaign while avoiding regulatory pitfalls.


    In this free webinar, attendees will learn about:
     

    Creating a Comprehensive Advertising and Marketing Campaign
    •  How to Advertise without Alienating your existing client base
    •  Quantifying Results and Optimizing Campaigns


    The JOBS Act – A New Paradigm

    •  Private offerings -- Rule 506(b)
    •  The new rules – General Advertising/Solicitation -- Rule 506(c)
    •  Opportunities & Risks
    •  Advertising Rules under the Advisers Act & SEC pronouncements
    •  Proposed Additional Rules on Form D and General Solicitation Materials

    Watch recording of webinar from October 4, 2013: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zDYQTcSwwA4

    View slides from webinar: http://files.thehfa.com/HFA_Webinar_10-04-2013_ThankYou/Shulte_LXE_Combined_Presentation.pdf