The Hedge Fund Business Operations Association's 8th Annual conference will be held in New York's Athletic Club, USA between January 16-17, 2013. The event will provide practical strategies to ensure funds achieve operational excellence. The conference will provide the financial community with access to business information and network opportunities.
Some of the key topics that will be discussed include: regulatory updates in the Hedge Fund industry, current trends in Information Technologies, the evolving role of Due Diligence, Fund governance, Tax and Legislative updates, Operational Risk management, clearing requirements for OTC derivatives and Compliance.
Amongst the speakers during the event will be William Del Mage from the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, Deborah Prutzaman from the Regulatory Fundamentals Group, Vlad Etkin and Bruce Runciman from AXIOM, Stephen Kahn from Talpion Fund Management, Boris Onefater from Contellation Investment Consulting, Mark Schein from York Capital, Michael Schwaeber from 303 Capital Partners, Guillaume Detrait from Welton Investment corporation, John Ward from EIM Investment Management and Linda Lord from UBS Securities LLC.