The roster of industry legends and previously
under-the-radar newcomers appearing at the 2007 Absolute Return
Symposium, including seldom-seen pros from the distressed,
quantitative and long/short worlds, is nearly complete.
Among the most recent arrivals on the program are Josh
Friedman, who co-founded Canyon Partners together with Mitch
Julis and has joined the event/distressed panel. The all-star
lineup for this session will also include Pershing Square
Capital Managements Bill Ackman, York Capital
Managements Dan Schwartz and Fir Tree Partners Jeff
Tannenbaum. AIGs Bob Discolo will...