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Family Office & Wealth Preservation Conference, 22-23 April 2009 Geneva, Switzerland

The number of family offices keeps increasing and accelerating every year all over the world. When entrepreneurs sell their enterprise, most believe they are then rich forever. Nevertheless experience shows that quite a few lose a very large share of their fortune in five to ten years.

Why? Because whilst they were good at making money through their industry or service corporations, former entrepreneurs don’t possess the skills and know-how required to develop their new mostly financial activities.

Beyond the two basic bad moves : giving full responsibility of one’s fortune to … Continue Reading

Hedge Funds Overview, 20 April 2009, London

To provide a good overview of Hedge Funds assuming no prior knowledge.


Fund Managers and Hedge Fund Administration staff

Staff new to a Hedge Fund who have little idea as to their employer’s operations

Marketing and Sales Managers and IFAs … Continue Reading

VIIth International CIFA Forum April 27-29, 2009 in Paris, France

Convention of Independent Financial Advisors CIFA, a Non-Governmental Organization in special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations

Recurring financial jolts & crises

Advance warning signs of a new economic world order

Do the national and international entities really control financial crime?

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World Exchange Congress

The Worlds largest and most comprehensive
global exchange and trading congress

Why is the World Exchange Congress the best exchange conference globally?

4 year track record of over 250 delegates annually
The largest conference of its kind globally

» See the list of people already attending

70+ speakers: hear from the entire exchange community
Meet exchanges, MTFs, dark pools, clearing houses, traders and banks

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Mines and Money Asia, 3-5th June 2009

Mines and Money Asia: 11-12 June 2008, Four Seasons Hotel, Hong Kong.

Mines and Money Asia 2008

Mines and Money Asia returns to Hong Kong from the 3-5 June at the Four Seasons Hotel. The launch event in 2008 welcomed over 400 finance and mining professionals from Hong Kong, China, Australia, Singapore and 19 other countries from around the world.The event is fast-becoming the must-attend event in the region for the mining industry and is perfectly placed to tap into the Chinese market. Hong Kong itself has over 300 fund management … Continue Reading

LUXURY CONGRESS, 4th and 5th May 2009 Zurich, Switzerland

BILANZ, Switzerland’s leading business magazine, and Euroforum Handelszeitung Konferenz AG bring together the key players of the Swiss and international luxury goods industry to exchange ideas and opinions on relevant business trends, opportunities and the challenges they face amongst their peers.

Topics addressed by high-ranking experts from various industry sectors include growth in times of economic recession, the pros and cons of diversification in the luxury sector, successful luxury brand management, the problem of product piracy and the issue of luxury in the finance industry.


Jean-Christophe Babin, President & CEO, … Continue Reading