Global Investor/ISF hosts events around the world, covering a wide variety of subjects from asset management to securities finance
Upcoming Events 2017
2nd Annual Middle East Asset Management Forum
Date: Monday 15th May 2017
Location: The Gulf Hotel, Manama, Bahrain
This key industry event hosted by Global Investor/ISF and the Central Bank of Bahrain brings together 200 senior level delegates from the asset management industry. The day will comprise of panel discussions and presentations featuring industry leading experts, regulators and analysts.
South Africa Masterclass III
Date: Thursday 18th May 2017
Location: Belmond Hotel, Cape Town, South Africa
The third Global Investor South Africa Masterclass brings together all the participants in the securities lending chain. A key theme will be how the business can be made more efficient and reduce costs. Alternative routes to market will be discussed such as CCPs and peer-to-peer lending as well as measures to reducing pressure on prime broker balance sheets. Hedge funds have the opportunity to discuss prime services with PBs and hear from agent lenders and beneficial owners. Beneficial owners are also, of course, investors in many asset classes – including hedge funds. The key focus for the day is education both of the buyside and by ensuring we have panellists from the London market it allows us the chance to help educate regional industry practitioners.
The history of the Masterclass was built around 15 years ago with the aim to educate investors in the FX world. We then developed the business into emerging and frontier markets globally in the securities finance and lending space. Currently the model is built around bring industry practitioners local and internationally together in front of local asset managers, pension funds and hedge funds to inform and educate about the practicalities and opportunities in the securities finance space.
26th Annual Securities Finance and Collateral Management Conference
Date: Tuesday 20th – Thursday 22nd June 2017
Location: Ritz Carlton Hotel, Berlin
The International Securities Lending Association is delighted to announce that its 26th Annual Securities Finance and Collateral Management Conference will take place on 20-22 June 2017 at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, Berlin. It is the must-attend event in the Securities Finance Market Calendar so make sure you join us in Berlin.