Hedge Funds

Heavy-hitters take up the industry's hot topics at first Symposium


Time is quickly running out to register for the inaugural Absolute Return Symposium in New York, which will feature star-studded debates on several topics of critical importance to hedge fund managers and investors alike.

On the conference's opening day on October 5, Barton Biggs will have a chance to discuss the merits of his aggressive bet against oil prices with Mark Kingdon, Leon Cooperman and John Levin on a panel about the Global Economy.

Also on the first day, Donald Sussman, Tom Sandell, Max Stone and Jeremy Evnine will examine the future of arbitrage, and the next day, Larry Robbins,