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Speaker line-up takes shape for second Absolute UCITS conference

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The second Absolute UCITS Conference, which is being held at the British Museum in London on 3 October 2012, will look at how the fast-changing alternative UCITS and onshore hedgefund industry will evolve and grow over the next decade.

The sector, which is expected to grow to assets of $1.5 trillion by 2020, remains one area of growth in a troubled financial world, and hence is continuing to draw attention from both players in the offshore hedge fund market as well as the traditional asset management world.

Confirmed speakers for the event so far include:

• Tom Sandell, chief executive, Sandell