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Fund Manager Selection – Zurich 2009, 18th May 2009, Renaissance Hotel Zurich

Workshop Programme & Format

The workshop combines key elements for responding to RFPs: an outline of relevant principles for effective writing; plenty of interactive discussion and practical exercises; an opportunity to study extracts of RFPs; and ample time to share and discuss your own experiences in answering or contributing to RFPs. The emphasis is on developing greater awareness, sharing expert insights and learning key skills to become a capable proposal … Continue Reading

Banking Outlook Europe 2009, 18-19th May 2009, London

A unique ‘moment in time’ event organised in partnership with Cass Business School that addresses the sweeping organisational changes European banks need to make following the banking crisis and credit crisis.
Pre-event Interviews
Sir Brian Pitman and Dr Vince Cable have both given pre-event interviews giving their thoughts on the current financial crisis. You can download both interviews here.

» download the Sir Brian Pitman interview
» download the Dr Vince Cable interview

Exceptional speaker line-up of Europe’s most influential bankers, regulators and government representatives
Clarifying the threats and opportunities in this uncertain environment and providing new direction during the biggest transformation … Continue Reading

Private Equity 2009, 18 – 20 May, Meliá White House, London

Private Equity 2009 has been researched with industry leaders within private equity to provide real-world responses and strategies to these questions. By attending, you will discover:

· Distressed Debt
- where to find the good deals from distressed … Continue Reading

Investing in ETF’s, 12th May 2009 Skinners’ Hall, London

The 2009 Investing in ETFs conference will explore the most pressing issues concerning this important Asset class. Hear from the leading industry professionals where the industry is headed and which trends and new products are most promising in this ever changing market.

What do investors have to look out for when choosing the right ETF Manager and vehicle? Is green investing the way forward and what do investors need to know about fundamental weighted indexes and the latest tax -traps?

The conference will feature the most senior industry … Continue Reading

European Forum of Islamic Finance, 12-13 May 2009 Milan, Italy

The integration of Islamic finance in the European financial system requires a true European strategy especially that Europe has a common financial market.

The purpose of this conference is to study all the conditions necessary for the success of this industry in Europe from legal, tax, practical point of view.

The questions which will be discussed are mainly:

Conformity of the Islamic financial system with European Standards and Regulations

The position of Islamic finance in the international economic system
Compliance and Legal requirements of Islamic finance
Tax requirements of Islamic finance

Regulation … Continue Reading

Tokyo World Class Investment Properties

We are “Asterisk Realty” in Tokyo, Japan; a premier boutique real estate brokerage firm servicing especially foreign institutional investors. We believe that it is advantageous to the keen investor to be watchful of Japans distressed property market which is why we have decided to contact you.

Since our company has formidable connections to on/off market high NW properties (Some with NOIs at 8-9%) we are seeing great investment opportunities as some friends in Japanese REITs, funds and developers are facing economic difficulties and relieving some of their investment portfolios (our properties range from USD2.5 Million to USD250 Million) at historically … Continue Reading