Stage set for debate at AR Symposium

Tue Nov 1, 2011


Taleb, Julis, Roman to keynote eighth-annual event in New York on November 2–3


Nassim Taleb
Mitch Julis
Manny Roman

Should hedge funds buy gold, or are bank stocks the better bargain? How can credit investors profit when rates are near zero? Which strategies are institutional investors avoiding?

These are just some of the questions that the hedge fund industry's most experienced players will debate at the eighth-annual AR Symposium, being held in New York on Wednesday and Thursday, November 2 and 3, at the New York Athletic Club. The event will feature two days of panel debates, keynote speeches and a series of rapid-fire best ideas presentations.

Nassim Taleb, author of the bestselling book The Black Swan; Mitch Julis, co-founder of Canyon Capital Advisors; and Emmanuel "Manny" Roman, chief operating officer of Man Group, will offer the keynote addresses. The speakers will address the pressing issues facing investors today as economic uncertainty continues.

One of the country's foremost commentators on risk, Taleb...

ISSN: 2151-1845 / CDC10004H

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