Advancing the Field of Quantitative Finance
formerly the IAFE


Event: Exciting Prospects for Hedge Funds in 2005
Date: October 28
Time: 5:30 pm Registration. 6 pm Program Begins. 7:30 pm Reception.
Goldman Sachs
180 Maiden Lane


Exciting Prospects for Hedge Funds in 2005: Leading Professionals Give Their Views on What to Expect in the Coming Year

Sponsored by Highbridge Capital Management and SunGard Trading & Risk Systems

With support from The Obex Group.

Speakers Include:

Tanya Styblo Beder, CEO, Tribeca Global Investments, LLC
Bill Harts, Independent Consultant
Andrew Sterge, CEO, AJ Sterge Investment Strategies, LLC
George Thomas, Head of International Equities - North America, Instinet

Moderated by:

David K.A. Mordecai, President, Risk Economics Ltd.

Topics will include:

New Opportunities in

  • catastrophe and weather markets
  • high frequency trading
  • Asian and other emerging markets

as well as discussions on:

  • recent acquisitions
  • the increased global role of Electronic Execution Platforms