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May 20, 2016 3:00 PM ET

Archived: 7 Important Things Managers will Learn from the Emerging Managers Summit

iCrowdNewswire - May 20, 2016

chicago-pixabay-890354_640LDJ Capital, together with Victoria Global and The Soho Loft Conferences, supports the Emerging Managers Summit in Chicago, Illinois organized by the Opal Financial Group

NEW YORK – May 19, 2016 – Minority-owned firms, endowments, industry service providers, financial planners, emerging fund of funds, insurance companies, attorneys, family offices, women owned firms and broker dealers will come together at the Swissotel Chicago in Illinois from the 23rd until the 26th of May, 2016 for this awaited summit.

David Drake, Chairman of LDJ Capital says, “This event will not only benefit managers, but investors as well. It will be a great venue to meet potential partners, clients and learn from the leading managers in the industry.”

The summit will showcase exhibits and various panel discussions. There will be numerous networking breaks, which will allow the participants to converse with their colleagues and widen their networks. An evening cocktail reception will conclude the first and second days. There will be a separate investor closed door breakfast, as well as a manager workshop to start off the second day of the summit. The panel discussion topics include new emerging investment styles and strategies, fixed income and credit, why small is still beautiful, private equity/venture capital, redefining emerging managers, the benefits and opportunities offered by investing in emerging managers, and equity investing.

Prominent speakers include:

Aoifinn Devitt, Chief Investment Officer, Chicago Policemen’s Annuity & Benefit Fund
Austin Khan, Chief Investment Officer, Ethika Investments LLC
Ari Glass, Managing Member, Boothbay Fund Management
Asma Chandani, Managing Director & General Counsel, Chinus Asset Management
Brandon Laughren, Chief Investment Officer, The Laughren Group (SFO)
Chris J. Wenner, President, Co-Chief Investment Officer, The Pêssego Funds
Joe Aguilar, Deputy Director of Investment Due Diligence and Analysis, Illinois State Treasurer
Stephen Wheeler, Chairman, HAS Capital, LLC

The summit’s luxury sponsor is American Airlines. Some of the general sponsors are CF Partners Capital Management, Interactive Brokers, HAS Capital LLC, Promus Access and Quantitative Investment Decisions, LLC. Banking 1.com, Business Islamica, LDJ Capital, Victoria Global, Fintech Finance and The Soho Loft Media Group are some of the media partners. The exhibitor sponsors are Altavest, KPMG and Gemini Companies.

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