The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) has over 1,700 corporate members and over 10,000 individual contacts in over 50 countries. Members include hedge fund managers, fund of hedge funds managers, prime brokers, legal and accounting firms, investors, fund administrators and independent fund directors. AIMA’s manager members collectively manage more than $1.5 trillion in assets. All AIMA members benefit from AIMA’s active influence in policy development, its leadership in industry initiatives, including education and sound practice manuals, and its excellent reputation with regulators worldwide. AIMA is a dynamic organisation that reflects its members’ interests and provides them with a vibrant global network. AIMA is committed to developing industry skills and education standards and is a co-founder of the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst designation (CAIA) – the industry’s first and only specialised educational standard for alternative investment specialists.
Aite Group is an independent research and advisory firm focused on business, technology, and regulatory issues and their impact on the financial services industry. With expertise in banking, payments, securities & investments, and insurance, Aite Group’s analysts deliver comprehensive, actionable advice to key market participants in financial services. Headquartered in Boston with a presence in Chicago, New York, San Francisco, London, and Milan, Aite Group works with its clients as a partner, advisor, and catalyst, challenging their basic assumptions and ensuring they remain at the forefront of industry trends. For more information, visit us on the web and connect with us on Twitter
Asset Servicing Times
Asset Servicing Times is the only news-focused source to exclusively cover the global asset servicing markets. The publication tracks US and international companies, providing insights into asset servicing operations around the world.
In a fast-paced and dynamic industry, Asset Servicing Times is written for funds and providers alike. Whether they are traders, prime brokers, hedge funds, beneficial owners, custodians or fund administrators, the newsletter will keep senior executives abreast of the latest news in areas such as regulation, trends, data, technology, conferences and appointments. It will be at the forefront of highlighting new trends, and point to the latest opportunities within the industry.
In addition to exclusive news, Asset Servicing Times will provide expert commentary and analysis, helping professionals to better understand exactly how market events impact them.
ATMonitor provides a unique online database of information, independent research, tools, videos and industry news relevant to all participants in the global securities market.
We believe in sharing trading intelligence - for more information visit www.atmonitor.co.uk or follow us on twitter @atmonitor
Automated Trader is the first global magazine dedicated to automated and algorithmic trading, and offers in-depth business and technical coverage through comprehensive news, features, in-depth articles on best practice/techniques and detailed user case studies. In addition to thousands of CTAs, hedge funds, proprietary trading operations and conventional asset managers globally, Automated Trader is also read by all major sellside participants in automated and algorithmic trading.
Banking Technology is the definitive source of news and analysis of the global fintech sector.
Founded in London in 1984, Banking Technology has been at the forefront of the print and online publishing for the international community of bankers, financial services professionals, vendors, consultants, analysts and other industry participants, big and small.
Our website attracts around 80,000+ unique monthly visitors and our daily newsletter is delivered to over 17,500+ key decision-makers in the financial services and technology sectors.
Our brand is active across the key B2B social media platforms, with over 24,000 followers on Twitter @BankingTechno and 1,500+ members in the LinkedIn Banking Technology Group.
Our annual awards show, Banking Technology Awards, recognises the top achievers and innovators within the banking technology community.
Our broad readership and reputation, combined with in-depth coverage of fintech and banking technology issues on a worldwide scale, makes Banking Technology the leading resource for technology buyers, sellers, developers, integrators and other specialists across the sector.
BarclayHedge is a leading independent, research based provider of information services to the alternative investment industry. Founded in 1985, no other firm has been in the alternative investment database business for as long as we have. Barclay began publishing fund data for CTAs and hedge funds in 1989 and currently maintains data on more than 12,000 alternative investment vehicles. BarclayHedge provides access to its hedge fund, fund of funds, and managed futures databases to thousands of investors worldwide in Excel, Access, and formats compatible with most third party analysis packages. Its data is relied on to select nominees for the Managed Futures Pinnacle Awards and Hedge Fund Review’s America’s Awards, European Single Manager Awards, and European Fund of Hedge Funds Awards. Barclay’s 18 hedge fund indices, 10 managed futures indices, and 7 UCITS indices are universally recognized as alternative investment performance benchmarks and are utilized by investment professionals around the globe.
Best Execution reviews the issues that impact the achievement of best execution in the global securities markets throughout the trading life-cycle (from pre-trade to trade execution to post-trade). Increasingly driven by regulation we report on the seismic shifts that are occurring in capital markets across asset classes, with a key focus on the cutting-edge technology solutions and services that are needed to meet these changes.
bobsguide.com is the trusted online global resource for buyers of financial lT technology. Members utilise bobsguide.com to access RSS feeds, industry news & financial technology blogs, research/purchase systems for banks, dealing rooms, corporate treasuries and financial institutions and secure insight and solutions to everyday challenges.
Our information is independent, constantly updated, accurate and trustworthy.
bobsguide connects financial IT technology vendors, banks and consultants with their relevant buyers across a number of marketing platforms.
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Founded in 1992 by a team of expert economists and analysts, CEIC Data (www.ceicdata.com) specializes in providing high-quality and comprehensive macro-economic, industrial and financial time-series data. With more than 4 million time-series data for 128+ countries CEIC are now the service of choice for economists and analysts in banks, asset managers, hedge funds, corporations, academic and government institutions. Our reliable datasets, many of them only available electronically via CEIC, are sourced from thousands of primary sources, including national statistical offices, central banks and financial exchanges. CEIC operates in more than 30 offices worldwide and has over 250 professionals supporting its several thousand subscribers.
To learn more about CEIC products, please contact James B. Boyko |212.610.2928 | James.Boyko@CEICData.com
Launched in 2001, Eurekahedge is the world’s largest independent data provider and alternative research firm specialising in hedge fund databases covering North America, Europe, Asia and Latin America. Headquartered in Singapore with offices in New York and Cebu, the global expertise of our research team constantly adapts to industry changes and needs, allowing Eurekahedge to develop and offer a wide array of products and services. In addition to market-leading hedge fund databases and analysis, Eurekahedge’s other business functions include hedge fund publications, due diligence services, investor services, and an analytical platform service. For more information, please visit www.eurekahedge.com.
Financial IT is a cutting edge financial technology magazine. We cover the latest trends and issues in payments & cash management, securities services and trade & supply chain finance, as well as the technology/business solutions and market infrastructures that underpin those businesses.
Financial IT is aimed to providing a unique and valuable forum for people involved in financial technologies industry to learn and exchange ideas and knowledge. "Financial IT" print magazine is published four times a year in association with B.I.S.S. Research as a contributing source of content. Contact: email@example.com or Tel: +44 (0)207 148 4285. www.FinancialIT.net
FinReg Alert is the definitive source for news, events, research, and information about regulation in the global fixed-income, derivatives, and ETF markets. Produced by Tradeweb Markets, the leader in building and operating electronic marketplaces, FinReg Alert is a resource for timely news and insights into the constantly expanding universe of financial regulation. Drawing from a wide range of sources around the globe, the site distills complex information to help our readers quickly navigate through regulatory news and commentary.
FTSE Global Markets
FTSE Global Markets provides high touch, high quality coverage via multiple distribution channels including print, online, social media and events of the important trends in the financial markets from front office through to back office. During the conference we are offering delegates the opportunity of a complimentary trail subscription to www.ftseglobalmarkets.com so to register, please Register here.
FX-MM is the leading monthly magazine for the foreign exchange and money markets industry. FX-MM’s widely respected editorial team takes a close look each month at key developments in the trading, treasury and technology sectors. With an enviable pedigree spanning over 19 years, FX-MM is a recognised and trusted publication which features a wealth of topical, targeted and accessible features, interviews and profiles on the subjects which matter most to those in the industry.
FX-MM’s readership is broad-based and comprises senior executives and key decision-makers across six primary audiences: Bankers, Brokers, Corporate Treasurers, Fund Managers, Technology Vendors and Traders.
Global Banking and Finance Review
Global Banking & Finance Review is one of the world’s leading online and Print Magazine covering Global News, Videos, Analysis, Opinion, Reviews and Interviews from the world of Banking, Finance , Wealth Management, Trading, Business, Technology and much more. Read in over 200 different countries and ranked below 15,000 globally by Alexa across millions of websites. To find out more, visit us at http://www.globalbankingandfinance.com
Global Trading Journal
The GlobalTrading Journal is the premier global educational publication for the electronic trading industry and the FIX Trading Community's official journal since 2002. Drawn from the industry, GlobalTrading includes buy-side interviews, technical insight, regulatory updates, exchange news, pension fund analysis and updates on the most important trends and opinions on the big issues. Whether you are looking for case studies, electronic trading strategies, buy-side technology adoption, algorithmic trading, or new FIX-related technologies across asset classes, there is something for everyone.
Our industry driven Face2Face Electronic Trading Forums and Roundtables bring the domestic and international buy- and sell-side communities, exchange representatives and solution providers together to discuss the latest on electronic trading, industry technologies, best practices and regulatory issues at locations across Asia and beyond.
With unique online content and downloadable resources, www.fixglobal.com delivers the latest opinions and case studies in the print edition in a free eBook and via weekly eNewsletters, as well as offering a comprehensive, searchable, downloadable archive of every GlobalTrading issue.
Harrington Starr is a recruitment business based solely around the needs of the customer. Global specialists in Financial Services and Commodities Technology
recruitment, Harrington Starr offer permanent, retained, interim and contract solutions to over 400 of the leading companies in the world and many thousands
of the globes most talented industry professionals. Covering Investment Banks, Hedge Funds, Prop Trading Houses, Exchanges, MTFs, Market Makers, Brokerages,
Trading Companies, Vendors and Consultancies, the company is ideally suited to connect world class talent with world class opportunity.
We strongly believe in authentic networking and being of service. With this in mind, our offer extends well beyond traditional contingency recruitment. White papers, commentaries,The foundation of the business is, however, excellent delivery with old fashioned values of manners and respect. We believe in excellence through understanding – both the sector itself but also the real needs of our clients and candidates. We love this industry and would be delighted to discuss the Harrington Starr Mystique and how we can help you in more detail.
market information, networking introductions, consulting, video, content and a series of events all combine as complimentary services aimed at delivering true partnership in deed as
well as word.
Hedge Connection has grown to become the most widely recognized and innovative marketing solution for the hedge fund industry. Our online fund database is powered by Morningstar and provides investors with access to over 7,000 hedge funds, fund of funds and CTAs. The Boardroom, our industry leading online community, is woven into the fabric of our fund database and facilitates relationship building, networking, and free-flow of information. Hedge Connection’s online ecosystem is complemented by our premier one-on-one networking events. Since 2005, over 5,000 investors have participated in Hedge Connection related events, resulting in thousands of direct meetings for hedge fund managers. Hedge Connection is built on a foundation of industry experience and guided by the core principles of integrity, partnership, and value. Our clients include hedge funds, fund of funds, family offices, endowments & trusts, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, private banks, advisors and service providers to the financial industry. Hedge Connection is a recipient of a US patent for it’s methodology of connecting hedge funds and investors online.
Hedge Fund Alert
Get the Fresh Lowdown on Alternative-Investment Activities Every week, Hedge Fund Alert delivers the early intelligence you need to anticipate money-making openings in the fund-management arena. The newsletter tells you what tight-lipped fund managers don’t want you to know. It also uncovers the secret moves of investors and other industry players. See for yourself -- sign up for a 3-week FREE trial subscription to Hedge Fund Alert. Start your free trial at HFAlert.com, or call 201-659-1700.
Hedgeweek is the hedge fund industry’s leading portal on news and topical features including updates on new fund launches, investment trends, regulatory news and distribution strategies, and a regular series of market surveys and fund manager interviews. Hedgeweek produces a free weekly and a daily newsletter covering essential news and features within the Hedge Fund industry.
The Hedge Fund Journal has been unique in the hedge fund media marketplace since its launch in 2004. We publish in-depth profiles of hedge fund managers across the full spectrum of hedge fund strategies, from systematic and quantitative to discretionary, event driven and activist. We cover both traditional and offshore hedge fund strategies and the fast growing space of ‘liquid alternatives’ such as UCITS and 40 Act funds. This helps end-investors, consultants and fund of hedge funds identify and analyse opportunities for their next allocation.
Founded in 2007, Investing.com is the definitive trader’s and investor’s resource, a leading-edge financial web portal delivering tools and information related to currencies, commodities, bonds and stocks--in short, all aspects of the global financial markets. Investing.com’ 18 language sites each deliver a broad array of both localized and world market intelligence including real-time quotes, streaming charts, a comprehensive economic calendar, up-to-the-minute financial news and in-depth opinion and analysis on every aspect of the markets and the global economy. The site also features a broker’s directory and brokerage listings as well as an active arena for social traders.
Additionally, the site also provides real time coverage of such financial instruments as futures, options, CFDs, spread betting and interest rates. With a growing readership worldwide, Investing.com is committed to launching innovative features and sections to ensure it remains an optimal, one-stop source for its audience. Currently, the company offers the best free, top-of-the-line, online working environment for the active trader and research oriented investor.
Investor's Business Daily
Investor’s Business Daily® & Investors.com Founded in 1984 by investor and entrepreneur William J. O’Neil, Investor’s Business Daily (IBD®) provides individual and professional investors essential market-timing analysis, top performing lists and proprietary ratings to help them identify true market leaders. The information is delivered through IBD’s leading-edge investing products and innovative investor education programs. IBD created the world’s first stock database in the 1960’s to compare and rate stocks based on performance criteria to find emerging leadership. Today IBD tracks data on over 8,000 publicly traded companies and is used by over 600 institutional investors worldwide. IBD not only helps investors zero-in on emerging growth investments, but provides the buy and sell rules to properly execute trades to minimize risk and maximize profit potential. The focus on fundamental criteria and technical indicators makes IBD unique. IBD’s strategy has enabled countless financial advisors to better serve their clients and make their practices more successful.
International Securities Services is a specialist publication dedicated to providing news and analysis on the securities services industry. We cover developments in custody, asset servicing, data management, operations, clearing and settlement, technology and regulations worldwide.
We need to talk about bonds. Liquidity has been sucked out of the credit markets by regulation. It can only be replaced by a structural change in the secondary market, or a change to the issuance model in the primary market. Neither is happening right now. Fixed income trading costs are opaque at best, so achieving best execution in the bond market seems an impossible task. Wedded to illiquidity, a lack of price transparency could threaten to impact issuers.
The DESK provides buy-side traders with precise detail on the macro-drivers, events and plans that are shaping liquidity and price discovery in fixed income markets. Published quarterly, The DESK delivers facts from the frontline of trading, opinion on the potential of new initiatives and support for fixed income desks across investment firms. Talking about bonds starts at The DESK.
THE TRADE is a quarterly publication focused on institutional global securities trading. With a worldwide circulation of 8,000+, THE TRADE is sent to named buy-side traders and operational heads of buy-side institutions and their sell-side counterparts. THE TRADE contains proprietary data on transaction measurement, including broker rankings and reports on key development areas from crossing and DMA to algorithmic trading and innovation in OMS.
The Trading Mesh
The Trading Mesh, now in its fifth year, is a unique online resource dedicated to the complex, interconnected systems of global financial trading. By combining an ongoing series of interviews with recognised thought leaders, together with the latest in social publishing technology and a more traditional directory model, The Trading Mesh provides readers and subscribers with a unique insight into the industry, and offers vendors and service providers an unrivalled route to the global electronic trading community.
Traders is a digital information and news service, and monthly magazine, serving professionals in the North American institutional trading markets with a focus on the buy-side, including large asset managers, hedge funds, proprietary trading shops, pension funds and boutique investment firms. Traders caters primarily to buy-side firms with more $500 million in assets, as well as sell-side broker-dealers that provide data, execution services and liquidity. Other constituencies include exchanges and "dark pools," where the trades are executed, and the technology providers who serve the market. Coverage includes buy-side strategy, the interaction of buy- and sell-side players, technology and regulations. The brand stands as the hub of a cohesive and engaged community, a market position supported by participation in and coverage of social, charity and networking events.