Liquid Alts and Hedge Funds: Convergence or Collision?
8:00-9:00 The impact of ’40 Act funds on hedge funds (and vice versa)
The panelists will discuss how hedge funds and liquid alt funds are different. It’s more than leverage and transparency. Speakers will examine governance, compliance, code of ethics, fees, sophistication of end investors, sophistication of intermediaries etc. They will also discuss how much they can converge as well as limits to structural change
9:00-10:00 Governance, directors and the board.
- What the job entails
- The importance of examining the composition of the board
- The rubber stamp perception – real or myth?
10:00-10:45 Current regulatory initiatives
Pricing consideration, liability implications, compliance programs and regulatory initiatives will be discussed.