Confirmed fund manager speakers at International Investment's European investment forum in Barcelona ...
Richard Urwin and Jonathan Sharpe of Gartmore as well as Colin McLean of SVM and Martin Batty of Newton will also be speaking at the conference. Other groups participating include Threadneedle, MFS and Hendersons.
The conference will focus on the markets and current asset allocation policies and portfolio strategies.
Topics will include Europe, the US, Japan, global technology and hedge funds.
Top-tier advisers, discretionary portfolio managers and third party distributors based in Europe will get a unique chance to listen and pose questions at the two-day forum.
The forum is to be held at the Princess Sofia Intercontinental in Barcelona. On both days delegates will also get a chance to attend a series of workshops on a range of investment topics. The two-day conference is aimed at professionals conducting both retail and institutional investment business.
Attendance at the forum, including accommodation, is free to delegates, although places are strictly limited.
Issues discussed will be the fast changing pace of global technology investment, opportunities in Europe and value versus growth stocks. Fund managers will also be outlining their investment rationale for investing in Japan and emerging markets.
In addition the growing using of hedge fund strategies including an explanation as to how they can be incorporated in mainstream portfolios.
To register as a delegate contact Lindsay King at [email protected] or call +44 (0)20 7432 6947
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