Emerging Managers Summit South 2016

Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Austin, TX
November 6, 2016 - November 7, 2016

104 days left

If you are looking to expand and diversify your asset allocation by investing in emerging managers as well as women and minority owned investment managers, the emerging managers conference will provide the unique opportunity to access a diversified group of up-and-coming performance-oriented managers and manager of managers. The event will explore the benefits and opportunities offered by investing in emerging managers as well as new strategies for implementing an emerging managers program. If you are an emerging manager, you will learn the procedures used by institutions to launch and maintain successful emerging manager programs. This event will showcase a variety of emerging mangers as well as minority-owned manager funds and other high potential smaller investment firms, and it will offer participants invaluable networking opportunities.

June 13, 2016

5star
Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol
Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, East 11th Street, Austin, TX, United States


Single $279
Double $279
*Prices exclude taxes. Hotel room rates are subject to applicable taxes and fees (currently 15%)
  • Rooms are available only to those participants who are registered conference attendees.
  • The name on the form will be the name of the guest room.
  • Rooms are allocated on a first come first serve basis. Room types/rates are subject to availability.
  • Rooms will not be guaranteed without a credit card.

Registration Pricing

Earlybird Rate (expires 8/1/16) Standard Rate
Asset Managers & Service Providers $1,795 $1,995
*** Family Offices (Single/Multi), Endowment, Foundation, Non-Discretionary Consultant, Pension/Union Trustee/Staff Complimentary* Complimentary*

*** These include: organizations that are solely investing on their own behalf in alternatives and do not sell any alternative investment products or services to clients including; sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, endowments, foundations, family offices, private clients and treasury.

*Subject to Opal Financial Group's approval. Eligibility will be verified.

Sponsorship, Exhibition & Speaking Opportunities 212.532.9898 info@opalgroup.net
  • Styles and Strategies for Emerging Managers Investor outlook on Emerging Managers Emerging Hedge Funds Opportunities in Credit Equity
  • Investing Asset Allocation Role of Women and Minority Owned Firms Investing In Alternative and Energy Real Estate Identifying talent in Managers

Chart I: Institutional Investors/Consultants vs. Money Managers and Service Providers

    Chart II: Institutional Investors/Consultants

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