EDHEC-Risk Concept Industry Analysis Featured Analysis Latest EDHEC-Risk Surveys Features Interviews Indexes and Benchmarking FTSE EDHEC-Risk Efficient Index Series FTSE EDHEC-Risk ERAFP SRI Index EDHEC-Risk Alternative Indexes EDHEC IEIF Quarterly Commercial Property Index (France) Hedge Fund Index Research Equity Index Research Amundi "ETF, Indexing and Smart Beta Investment Strategies" Research Chair Rothschild & Cie "Active Allocation to Smart Factor Indices" Research Chair Index Regulation and Transparency ERI Scientific Beta Performance and Risk Reporting Hedge Fund Performance Performance Measurement for Traditional Investment CACEIS "New Frontiers in Risk Assessment and Performance Reporting" Research Chair Asset Allocation and Alternative Diversification Real Assets Meridiam Infrastructure/Campbell Lutyens "Infrastructure Equity Investment Management and Benchmarking" Research Chair Natixis "Investment and Governance Characteristics of Infrastructure Debt Instruments" Research Chair Société Générale Prime Services (Newedge) "Advanced Modelling for Alternative Investments" Research Chair CME Group "Exploring the Commodity Futures Risk Premium: Implications for Asset Allocation and Regulation" Strategic Research Project Asset Allocation and Derivative Instruments Volatility Research Eurex "The Benefits of Volatility Derivatives in Equity Portfolio Management" Strategic Research Project SGCIB "Structured Investment Strategies" Research ALM and Asset Allocation Solutions ALM and Private Wealth Management AXA Investment Managers "Regulation and Institutional Investment" Research Chair BNP Paribas Investment Partners "ALM and Institutional Investment Management" Research Chair Deutsche Bank "Asset-Liability Management Techniques for Sovereign Wealth Fund Management" Research Chair Lyxor "Risk Allocation Solutions" Research Chair Merrill Lynch Wealth Management "Risk Allocation Framework for Goal-Driven Investing Strategies" Research Chair Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan "Advanced Investment Solutions for Liability Hedging for Inflation Risk" Research Chair Non-Financial Risks, Regulation and Innovations Risk and Regulation in the European Fund Management Industry Index Regulation and Transparency Best Execution: MiFID and TCA Mitigating Hedge Funds Operational Risks FBF "Innovations and Regulations in Investment Banking" Research Chair EDHEC-Risk Publications All EDHEC-Risk Publications EDHEC-Risk Position Papers IPE EDHEC-Risk Institute Research Insights AsianInvestor EDHEC-Risk Institute Research Insights P&I EDHEC-Risk Institute Research for Institutional Money Management Books EDHEC-Risk Newsletter Events Events organised by EDHEC-Risk Institute EDHEC-Risk Smart Beta Day Amsterdam 2017, Amsterdam, 21 November, 2017 EDHEC-Risk Smart Beta Day North America 2017, New York, 6 December, 2017 Events involving EDHEC-Risk Institute's participation EDHEC-Risk Institute Presentation Research Programmes Research Chairs and Strategic and Private Research Projects Partnership International Advisory Board Team EDHEC-Risk News EDHEC-Risk Newsletter EDHEC-Risk Press Releases EDHEC-Risk in the Press Careers EDHEC Risk Institute-Asia EDHEC Business School EDHEC-Risk Executive Education EDHEC-Risk Advances in Asset Allocation Blended Learning Programme 2017-2018 Yale School of Management - EDHEC-Risk Institute Certificate in Risk and Investment Management Yale SOM-EDHEC-Risk Harvesting Risk Premia in Alternative Asset Classes and Investment Strategies Seminar, New Haven, 5-7 February, 2018 Investment Management Seminars Contact EDHEC-Risk Executive Education Contact Us ERI Scientific Beta EDHEC PhD in Finance
Commodities Foreign Exchange & Commodity Summit 2007 19-21 March, 2007 - Chicago, USA
This unprecedented event will gather top industry leaders worldwide in Foreign Exchange and Commodities to discuss, explore and educate institutional investors on the intricacies, merits, and applications of both asset classes.

Leading professionals in the foreign exchange and commodity space will answer, debate and explain topics presented to them by panels of institutional investors and consultants. This dynamic format will tackle essential issues and topics which matter to investors, thereby bringing a clearer understanding to the asset classes.

All topics will be presented to speakers by panels of Institutional Investors and consultants, creating a direct yet intimate roundtable environment. Each panel will have time allotted for delegate question and answer.

Hilary Till, Research Associate with the EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Centre and Principal, Premia Capital Management, LLC, will be making a presentation at the event entitled, "Term Structure Properties of Commodity Investments".

Why you should attend:

  • Hear top industry leaders answer and tackle questions and topics which matter to investors
  • Find out what funds of funds are doing in the FX and commodities space
  • Find out what consultants look for in a manager or fund
  • Learn what strategies are being employed by managers to manage risk
  • Hear what public and corporate pensions think about FX and commodities and how they are involved
  • Learn how central banks manage reserves
  • Timing investment allocations and securing long term prospects in Commodities and FX
  • Why Currencies and Commodities have a low correlation to other markets
  • Are funds of funds which invest in these asset classes achieving the expectations of investors?
  • How have single hedge funds performed in relation to funds of funds?
  • The increasing role of public/private pensions in Foreign Exchange
  • Measuring returns relative to pension fund capital at risk
  • Historical return outlook from currency and Commodity management
  • FX multi-manager platforms, how do they work?
  • Implementing a commodity and FX strategy for an Endowment fund
  • Is there an advantage gained by public funds when they diversifying a portfolio with commodities and FX?
Service Providers:
  • Meet potential clients and create brand equity
  • Showcase your products and services to a targeted audience of decision makers
  • Leverage the wide-range of multi-media marketing and cross-promotional opportunities available to you as an event partner
Event Details
  When   Between 19/03/2007 08:30 AM and 21/03/2007 05:00 PM
Where   160 East Pearson St. at Water Tower Place, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Contact Details
  Name   Opal Financial Group
Phone   +1 212-532-9898 # 270
  "Term Structure Properties of Commodity Investments" presentation, Hilary Till