InvestHedge Forum 2008

Venue: The British Museum
Location: London
Dates: Tuesday, 23 September 2008 - Wednesday, 24 September 2008

The 2008 the InvestHedge Forum bought together over 350 delegates for two days of discussuon on Harnessing the power of hedge funds. Details of the InvestHedge Forum 2011 are now online. Visit for more information.

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Harnessing the Power of Hedge Funds

FRM's Tomlinson joins Hintze, Silberstein and Fink at the top of a high-quality line-up of speakers for the annual InvestHedge Forum, to be held in London on 23-24 September













Keynote speakers: Stanley Fink, Michael Hintze, Kurt Silberstein and Blaine Tomlinson


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Blaine Tomlinson, founder of Financial Risk Management, is the latest big name in the industry to join our line-up of keynote speakers for this year's InvestHedge Forum, to be held later this month in London. He joins a line-up that already includes Kurt Silberstein from the $232 billion California Public Employees' Retirement System, Michael Hintze, the founder of CQS, and former Man Group chief executive, Stanley Fink.

The InvestHedge Forum, held in association with EuroHedge, will take place on 23-24 September, once again in the fabulous setting of the British Museum in London's Bloomsbury area. This year, during breakfast on 24 September, delegates will have access to a private viewing of the special exhibition Hadrian: Empire and Conflict.

Under the overall title of 'Harnessing the Power of Hedge Funds', institutional investors, hedge funds and funds of hedge funds will be meeting to discuss how to make the most of hedge funds during the most challenging markets of our times.
As with all HedgeFund Intelligence events, the high-quality content of the programme will be enhanced by time for networking and informal discussion, plus a state-of-the-art exhibition space showcasing the latest services, systems and tools.

The four keynote speakers head a high-quality roster of panellists from all corners of the hedge fund investing world as well as a select group of top hedge fund managers and other prominent participants in the industry.
Besides Silberstein, who represents the largest pension fund in the world and one of the largest hedge fund investors globally, the line-up also features other key end-investors including Kathryn Graham of Hermes, Nick Cavalla of Cambridge University, Ian Prideaux of Grosvenor Estates, Magnus Backstrom of OP Bank Group and Jan Erik Saugestad of Storebrand.
Leading representatives from the fund of funds community who will be participating at the event – in addition to Tomlinson – include Marc Hotimsky of NewFinance, Ken Kinsey Quick of Thames River, Omar Kodmani of PermalJohn Angell of RMF, Georg Wessling-Haag of Harcourt, Sanjay Tikku of UBS Global Asset Management A+Q and Girish Reddy of Prisma.
From the manager side, leading hedge fund participants besides Hintze will include Lee Robinson of Trafalgar Asset ManagersByron Wien of Pequot, Clare Flynn Levy of Tisbury and Henry Kenner of Arrowgrass – one of the largest new funds launched in Europe this year.