Morgan Lewis Seminars

Eighth Annual Advanced Topics in Hedge Fund Practices Conference: Manager and Investor Perspectives

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
08:30 AM - 06:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time

Topics will include:

  • Current Securities and Exchange Commission enforcement themes and recent regulatory changes
  • Trading practices and investment positions
  • Institutional investor terms and conditions
  • Alternative fund products and structures
  • Hedge fund activism trends
  • Co-investment and seeding arrangements
  • Actively managed exchange-traded funds and smart beta
  • Structured investment products
  • Broker-dealer issues
  • Employment matters
  • Dodd-Frank and Commodity Futures Trading Commission developments
  • Ethical and fiduciary duties

Listen to podcasts from this event:

  • Part 1: Enforcement Trends and Issues
  • Part 2: Regulatory and Inspection Priorities for Private Fund Advisers
  • Part 3: Current Hedge Fund Environment: Institutional Investor/Manager Perspectives
  • Part 4: Current M&A Issues in Transactions Involving Hedge Fund Managers
  • Part 5: Dodd-Frank Developments and Derivatives
  • Part 6: Registered Funds: Considerations for Alternative Investment Managers
  • Part 7: Trading and Investment Practices Affecting Hedge Funds
  • Part 8: Use of Options and Stock Settled Stock Appreciation Rights to Compensate Investment Managers
  • Part 9: Co-Invest Structures and Issues, Seeding Managers and Hedge Fund Trends
  • Part 10: International Fund Issues – Japan and the UK
  • Part 11: Nontransparent Actively Managed ETFs and Smart BETA
  • Part 12: Current Broker Dealer Issues
  • Part 13: Structured Products: CLOs, REMICs, REPACs and Whole Loans
  • Part 14: Perspectives on “Insider Trading” Post-Newman