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Upcoming Sessions

The Sessions aim to educate investors, advisors, brokers and enthusiasts about how money is managed (Strategy) and offer advice on new regulation, guidance on marketing and compliance and answer your questions about how to launch, build and grow a successful hedge fund business (Launch). Both are virtual teleconferences that offer real-time participation and podcast download.

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LAUNCH Sessions

Launch Sessions are from 10:00-11:30am EST.


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STRATEGY Sessions

Strategy sessions are from 1:30-2:30pm EST.


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Speakers

Our speakers are opinion leaders, industry experts, and professionals from hedge funds and leading service providers who specialize in hedge fund accounting, administration, compliance, prime brokerage and law.
The program is moderated by industry expert Daniel Strachman, author of The Fundamentals of Hedge Fund Management (Wiley 2007), Getting Started In Hedge Funds (Wiley 2010), and Fund of Funds Investing (Wiley 2009).

Daniel A. Strachman

Daniel A. Strachman

Daniel Strachman is a strategist, commentator and the author of a seven of books on investing including The Fundamentals of Hedge Fund Management (Wiley 2007) three editions of Getting Started In Hedge Funds (Wiley 2000, Wiley 2005 and Wiley 2010), and Fund of Funds Investing – A Roadmap to Portfolio Diversification (Wiley 2009).
He is also the author of the biography of hedge fund legend Julian Roberston.

Boris Onefater

Boris Onefater

Boris Onefater – President of Constellation Investment Consulting Coporation, has worked in the investment management industry for over 20 years.  He specializes in compliance, risk management, operations, technology, valuations, controls assurance, due diligence, business process outsourcing, accounting, finance, and dispute resolution consulting to investment managers and their stakeholders including fund administrators, prime brokers, and investors.  Mr. Onefater’s expertise is with hedge funds as well as Regulated ’40 Act, institutional, global and alternative asset managers.
Previously he was a Partner and a National Hedge Fund Director with an internationally recognized professional services firm where he had the responsibility for the delivery of Investment Management Consulting Services and also the firm’s Audit, Tax, Litigation Support, Risk Management and Consulting services to Hedge Funds.

Michael G. Tannenbaum

Michael G. Tannenbaum

Michael G. Tannenbaum is a founding partner of Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt LLP where he heads the firm’s Financial Services, Private Funds and Investment Management Group.
With close to 40 years of experience in the field, he regularly advises clients on the structure and U.S. regulatory aspects of investment management, SEC and CFTC compliance, marketing of private funds, hedge funds and private equity arrangements (fund formation and underlying portfolio transactions), commodity pools, structuring various seeding arrangements and related tax implications. Michael’s clients include U.S. and non-U.S. investment advisers, placement agents, institutional sponsors and investment banks, multi-manager platforms, non-U.S. professionals as to matters of U.S. law and family offices as to regulatory and organization matters.
He has served as an arbitrator in complex private financial services disputes. Michael has written numerous articles on hedge fund law and regulation, is a frequent panelist at industry conferences and is listed in the Who’s Who of Private Fund Lawyers, Best Lawyers and Super Lawyers.  He is currently active in the International Bar Association (Investment Funds) and has served as Vice Chair of the American Bar Association’s Hedge Funds Sub-committee.