NEW YORK — As the year comes to a close, Bloomberg LINK will convene leading investors and strategists to make their predictions for 2013 at the annual Bloomberg Hedge Funds Summit on Wednesday, December 5th at the New York Historical Society.
At the one-day Summit, speakers will discuss a variety of topics, including how the election results will affect Wall Street and the banking regulatory environment, the outlook for structured credit strategies and success stories from Europe. They will also debate strategies for 2013, opportunities that exist in hedge fund startups and which industries have the most potential.
Bloomberg News journalists will sit down for one-on-one conversations with industry leaders, including:
-Marc Lasry, Chairman and CEO, Avenue Capital Group,
-J. Tomilson Hill, Vice Chairman, The Blackstone Group; President and CEO, Blackstone Alternative Asset Management,
-John M. Bader, Chairman and Chief Investment Officer, Halcyon Asset Management LLC, and
-Dwight Anderson, Principal and Portfolio Manager, Ospraie Management, LLC.
“This annual Summit has become a key gathering for the hedge fund community, as it provides insight and predictions for the year ahead,” said Jason Kelly, managing editor of Bloomberg LINK. “Some of the world’s smartest managers will talk about where they’re allocating funds, make forecasts for investing in 2013 and debate the impact of the looming fiscal cliff.”
Additional key speakers include:
-H. Rodgin Cohen, Senior Chairman, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
-Steven G. Einhorn, Vice Chairman, Omega Advisors, Inc
-Francis Frecentese, Managing Director, Global Head of Hedge Fund Investments, Citi Private Bank
-Gregory Hall, Senior Managing Director, Blackstone Alternative Asset Management (BAAM)
-David J. Kostin, Chief U.S. Equity Strategist, Goldman Sachs
-Arthur Levitt, Jr., Senior Advisor, The Carlyle Group; Former Chairman, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
-Geoff Oltmans, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, Silver Lake
-Bruce Richards, CEO and Founding Partner, Marathon Asset Management
-Jonathan R. Streeter, Partner, Dechert LLP; Former Assistant U.S. Attorney, Southern District of New York, U.S. Department of Justice
-Melissa V. Weiler, Managing Director, Crescent Capital Group
The conference is being sponsored by IDA Ireland, Grant Thornton, Standard Chartered, Gucci, BNY Mellon, JD Clark, and Ultimat Vodka.
For more information on the program and speakers, please visit: http://www.bloomberglink.com/hedge-2012
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