2018 Program


Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 11:30 AM

Derivatives for Funds

Ritz-Carlton 1-2

Derivatives continue to be an important investment and risk management tool for funds (e.g., ’40 Act funds, UCITS, and hedge funds). This panel will discuss the current uses as well as the pain points that prevent funds from efficiently utilizing derivatives. 

Chair:

Ruth Epstein, Partner, Stradley Ronon

Speakers:

Nevis Bregasi, Vice President & Assistant General Counsel, MFS
Maria Chiodi, Managing Director & Counsel, Legal & Compliance, Credit Suisse Securities
Brendan Kalb, General Counsel, AQR
Peter Trojano, Senior Compliance Officer, BNY Mellon Asset Management North America
Wendy Yun, Managing Director & Associate General Counsel, Goldman Sachs Asset Management