New York (HedgeCo.net) – Financial Research Associates (FRA) and the Hedge Fund Business Operations Association (HFBOA) are proud to bring back the highly acclaimed Optimizing Hedge Fund Business Operations to New York City at the Princeton Club of NYC on Tuesday, January 10, 2012 and will continue through Wednesday, January 11, 2012.
This event will cover a variety of topics, including: Regulatory Update, Tax and Legislative Update, How to Survive in a Post-Dodd Frank World, Technology Update, Investor Roundtable – What Investors Want from their Fund Managers, The Increased Role of Corporate Governance and the Board of Directors, Due Diligence from All the Angles, CCO Roundtable – The Nuts and Bolts of an Effective and Cost-Efficient Compliance Program, Marketing and Fundraising Strategies in Today’s Environment, Mandatory Clearing Requirements for OTC Derivatives, SSAE 16 (aka SAS 70) – The Evolution of Internal Controls and Reporting, Preparing for and Surviving an SEC Audit, Successfully Addressing Key Valuation Issues, Coping with Separately Managed Accounts Platforms.
Notable speakers include representatives from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Herbert L. Jamison & Co. LLC, Smarsh, Millburn Ridgefield Corporation, Conatus Captial Management, Chilton Investment Company, Tiedemann Wealth Management, Protégé Partners, LLC, MD Sass, Morgan Creek Capital Management, Ropes & Gray LLP, Larch Lane Advisors LLC, Pacific Alternative Asset Management Company, 360 Global Capital, TIAA-CREF, BNY Mellon, Marcum LLP, Seward & Kissel LLP. Notable participants include Marc Abel, Chief Financial Officer, Dabroes Management LP; Gerald Cavataio, Chief Executive Officer, Meadowdale Capital Partners Management LLC; Daniel Federmann, Senior Managing Director, Chief Operating Officer and Co-Head of Operational Due Diligence, Protégé Partners LLC; Duncan Huyler, Chief Financial Officers, 360 Global Capital; Kurt Koeplin, Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Officer, Rail-Splitter Capital; Eric Lazear, Head of Operational Due Diligence, FQS Capital Partners; and George Roeck, Chief Operating Officer/Chief Financial Officer, Charter Bridge Capital.
Financial Research Associates is registered with the National Associates of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors and this conference allows participants to earn up to 15 continuing professional education credits. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit.
About Financial Research Associates:
Financial Research Associates (FRA) provides the financial community with access to businesss information and networking opportunities. Offering highly targeted conferences, FRA is a preferred resource for executives and managers seeking cutting-edge information on the next wave of business opportunities. For additional information on Financial Research Associates (FRA), please visit their website at: www.frallc.com.
About The Hedge Fund Business Operations Association:
The Hedge Fund Business Operations Association (HFBOA) is an industry-run association. Our mission is to support hedge fund CFOs, COOS and CCOs and their need for networking opportunities, provide an unbiased platform to exchange new ideas, and develop a forum/clearinghouse of pertinent information about hedge fund business operations. To achieve this goal, the association focuses on provided hedge fund operations personnel with reliable and practical information through industry updates, articles, educational summits and useful web links. For additional information on the Hedge Fund Business Operations Association and to join, please visit their website at: www.hfboa.org.