Our Events

   Knowledge.

For each presentation we enroll the best speakers in each field. We invite academics, practitioners, experts and lateral thinkers.

   Practice.

Excellent mix of highly experienced practitioners and academia.

   Network.

Last but not least, our events are a platform to expand your network.

Events

 

2019

22/01/2019 and 23/01/2019, Finanzmesse
FINANZ'19 

The Swiss Hedge Fund Council/ZHAW have been awarded two panel slots at the traditional yearly Finanz'19 in Zürich.
The motto was "Navigating through Challenging Times".

Panel 1

Focus

Date

Set up

 

Alternative Risk Premia Concept

Tuesday, January 22, 2019; 17:00 - 17:45

Speakers (from left to right):

  • Felix Gasser, FORT Investment Switzerland
  • Pierre de Saab, Dominicé & Co - Asset Management
  • Peter Rice, Crossbow Partners AG
  • Mathias Piardon, Ayaltis AG
  • Dr. Jan-Alexander Posth, ZHAW (Moderator)
Finanz19 22012019

Panel 2

Focus

Date

Set up

 

Drawdown Management Konzept

Wednesday, January 23, 2019; 16:00 - 16:45

Speakers (from left to right):

  • Reto Ineichen, Alpinium Investment Management AG
  • Felix Gasser, FORT Investment Switzerland
  • David Friche, Crossbow Partners AG
  • Patrick J. Aregger, Quantica Capital AG
  • Prof. Dr. Peter Schwendner, ZHAW (Moderator)

 Finanz19 23012019

 

 

2018

29/08/2018, Investor Fachtagung Hedge Funds
Steigende Volatilität - höheres Alpha-Potenzial

Angesichts der hohen Unsicherheit im aktuellen Marktumfeld widmet sich die diesjährige Investor Fachtagung dem Thema, wie aktive Fund Manager in Zeiten steigender Volatilität ein höheres Alpha generieren können.

 

Focus

Date

Location

Summary

Steigende Volatilität - höheres Alpha-Potenzial

Mittwoch, 29. September 2018

UBS-Konferenzgebäude Grünenhof

Read the full summary here

 

On the Investor Fachtagung Hedge Funds 2018,  Dr. Jochen Spuck, IPI, talks about how patent data can help to generate alpha and to identify M&A targets.

On the Investor Fachtagung Hedge Funds 2018, Jiri Krol, Deputy CEO of the AIMA, talks about trends of responsible investments in the Hedge Fund industry.

 

2017

 

06/09/2017, Hedge Funds Investor Conference
Market opportunities and need for action of hedge funds in Switzerland

 

Angesichts der hohen Unsicherheit im aktuellen Marktumfeld widmet sich die diesjährige InvestorFachtagung dem Thema, wie aktive Fund Manager in Zeiten steigender Volatilität ein höheres Alpha generieren können.

 

Focus

Date

Location

Registration

Summary

Market opportunities and need for action of hedge funds in Switzerland

Wednesday, September 6, 2017, regristration 1.30 pm, start 2.00 pm

Zunfthaus zur Zimmerleuten, Limmatquai 40, 8001 Zürich

Please find more information and sign-in here: September 6, 2017

Read the full summary here

 
27/04/2017, Investor Circle
Private Debt und Bank-Sourcing – Einblicke in die Konstruktion von Kreditportfolios

Private debt and bank sourcing - Insight into the construction of credit portfolios

Focus

Date

Location

Details

Summary

Private Debt und Bank-Sourcing – Konstruktion von Kreditportfolios

Thursday, April 27, 2017, starting at 01.30 pm

Zunfthaus zur Zimmerleuten, Limmatquai 40, 8001 Zürich

Flyer April 26, 2017

Read the full summary here

  
01/02/2017, Finanzmesse
Finanz 17

As in the previous year, the Swiss Hedge Fund Council, represented by ZHAW, has been awarded a panel slot on the professional day of the traditional yearly “Finanzmesse” in Zurich. The motto of “Finanz 17” is “Kreative Konzepte”.

Highlights of the panel

Theme: Aktives Investment Management in einem passiv gesteuerten Umfeld am Beispiel von Hedge Funds

Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2017; 13.00-14.00 pm., open for professional investors only.

Place: Kongresshaus Zürich, Seezimmer 3

Set-up: Panel of up to 60 minutes. Moderator: Prof. Dr. Peter Meier; three participants (Council members).

Please find more information about our panel here 

Read the summary of the panel discussion of Prof. Dr. Meier with three Council members at the Finanz17 here

 
31/01/2017, Investor Circle
Eine andere Renditequelle mit alternativen Risikoprämien

Other return sources with alternative risk premia

Focus

Date

Location

Details

Summary

Eine andere Renditequelle mit alternativen Risikoprämien

Tuesday, January 31, 2017, starting at 01.30 pm

Zunfthaus zur Zimmerleuten, Limmatquai 40, 8001 Zürich

Flyer January 31, 2017

Read the full summary here

  

2016

20/09/2016, Investor Circle
Liquid Alternatives

Importance, opportunities and performance of UCITS and Hedge Mutual Funds.

Focus

Date

Location

Details

Presentation

Liquid Alternatives

Tuesday, September 20, 2016, starting at 9.00 am

Zunfthaus zur Zimmerleuten, Limmatquai 40, 8001 Zürich

Flyer September 20, 2016

PPC Metrics, Investment Case von liquiden alternativen Anlagen

 
25/08/2016, Hedge Funds Investor Conference
Management of portfolio risks with Hedge Funds

Leading hedge fund experts examined the management of portfolio risks with hedge funds. Additionally, portfolio managers and pension fund representatives shared their experiences with risk management on different levels of the investment process.

Focus

Date

Location

Details

Summary

Management of portfolio risks with hedge funds

Thursday, August 25, 2016, starting at 2.00 pm

Convention Point, Selnaustrasse 30, 8021 Zürich

Flyer August 25, 2016

Read the full summary here

 

2015

27/08/2015, Hedge Funds Investor Conference
Hedge Funds als Anlagealternativen im Tiefzinsumfeld (Flyer August 27, 2015)