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Bloomberg Convenes Top Financial Minds at Asia Hedge Funds

October 6, 2010

  Bloomberg Convenes Top Financial Minds at Asia Hedge Funds Summit

Leading Financial Experts Discuss Outlook for Asia, Including: Shuhei Abe, CEO
 of SPARX Asset Management; Louis-Vincent Gave, CEO of Marshall Wace GaveKal
 Asia; and Dr. Peng Wensheng, Chief Economist and Managing Director of China
                      International Capital Corporation

Business Wire

NEW YORK -- October 06, 2010

As growth in Asia outpaces the rest of the world and its economy continues to
be a vibrant economic hub, Bloomberg LINK is set to bring together key
investors and financial experts to discuss the rapidly changing hedge fund
environment at the Bloomberg Hedge Funds Summit - Asia: Boom or Bubble?.

The full-day program will be held on October 19th, 2010 at the Hong Kong Arts
Centre in Wan Chai, Hong Kong.

On the heels of dramatic change precipitated by the global financial crisis,
the hedge fund business in Asia is emerging with discipline and maturity, as a
new generation of promising funds is positioned to create lucrative
opportunities for investors. At the Summit, Asia’s central bankers, top
investors, CEOs, hedge fund managers and regulatory officials will discuss
investment perspectives, exchange strategies for participating in Asian
markets and the region’s most interesting economies. Notable speakers include:

  * Shuhei Abe, CEO, SPARX Asset Management Co., Limited
  * Ronald Arculli, Chairman, Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Limited
  * Michael Coleman, Managing Director, Aisling Analytics
  * Andrew Colquhoun, Head of Asia-Pacific Sovereigns, Fitch (Hong Kong)
  * Sheldon Gao Ph.D., President, China Universal Asset Management (Hong Kong)
  * Louis-Vincent Gave, CEO, Marshall Wace GaveKal Asia Limited
  * Chad Liu, CIO, Prudence Investment Management (Hong Kong) Limited
  * Zhen Liu, Managing Director, Index and Quantitative Investment, E Fund
    Management Co., Limited
  * Brian Pohli, Head of Hong Kong, CQS
  * Ben Simpfendorfer, Chief China Economist, RBS Global Banking & Markets
  * Melvyn Teo, Associate Professor of Finance & Managing Director, BNP
    Paribas Hedge Fund Centre, Singapore Management University (SMU)
  * Dr. Peng Wensheng, Chief Economist and Managing Director, China
    International Capital Corporation
  * Martin Wheatley, CEO, Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission

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