Advancing the Field of Quantitative Finance
formerly the IAFE

Event: Lessons Learned from the Madoff Case and Other Hedge Fund Frauds, Losses and Market Mishaps
Date: March 26, 2009
Time: 5:00 Registration and Coffee Reception
5:30-6:30 Event
Location:
PricewaterhouseCoopers
300 Madison Avenue (at 42nd Street)

Room 22109
New York

International Association of Financial Engineers presents

An IAFE Members Only Tutorial

Lessons Learned from the Madoff Case and Other Hedge Fund Frauds, Losses and Market Mishaps

Thursday, March 26th, 2009
5:00 Registration and Coffee Reception
5:30-6:30 Event

PricewaterhouseCoopers

300 Madison Avenue (at 42nd Street)

Room 22109

New York

Presented by

Penny Cagan, Managing Director of Credit and Operational Risk Content, Algorithmics

  • How does the Bernard Madoff fraud compare with other events in history?
  • What are the lessons learned from hedge fund frauds and blow-ups?
  • What red flags were ignored but apparent in the large hedge fund fraud events?
  • What due diligence questions are necessary as part of the hedge fund due diligence process?
  • How can we apply lessons learned from hedge fund loss events to future risk management challenges?

This event is for academic and practitioner members only. No student registrations.

Registration for this event is closed.