University Dinner: Controlling Risk in a Low Rate Environment
22 May 2013
State Street Global Advisors 20 Churchill Place, Canary Wharf, E14 5HJ
State Street Global Advisors are delighted to be hosting their first mallowstreet University Dinner on the topic of Risk in a Low Rate Envirnoment. The majority of pension schemes would agree that ideally they should hedge a greater proportion of the interest rate and inflation risks associated with their liabilities. However, in the current low interest rate envirnmoent pension schemes are delaying taking action to increase their existing hedges. ...
University Dinner: Complexity is a drag on growth.
04 June 2013
Riverbank House 2 Swan Lane, London, EC4R 3AD
In a world where everyone expects, yet gives no quarter; points the finger of blame elsewhere; and works against rather than with others to find sensible and implementable solutions how can economies move forward and investors make rational long term decisions? ...
University Training Workshop: Absolute Return Investing
06 June 2013
The Gherkin 30 St Mary Axe, London, EC3A 8BF
Absolute Return and Diversified Growth Funds are increasingly common place within the UK Pension Fund arena. Whether they are used as an equity replacement strategy or part of an alternatives allocation, they aim to deliver positive investment returns in all market conditions. Our interactive training sessions look to introduce you to the various aspects of absolute return investing. ...
University Dinner: Emerging Markets in Latin America
10 June 2013
Aveqia 2 St. Bride Street, London, EC4A 4AD
Itau Asset Management in collaboration with Mallowstreet is pleased to holding its next Mallowstreet dinner. Brian Chase, Portfolio Manager for Latin America ex-Brazil will give his overview of the opportunities which are emerging as the main markets and economies in the Latin America (“LatAm”) region continue to develop and grow. ...
University Dinner: The Case for Activism in Equity Investing
11 June 2013
The Red Room 1 Lombard Street, London, EC3V 9AA
RWC Partners is pleased to be hosting, in collaboration with mallowstreet, their first Educational Dinner in the 2013 series. In today’s depressed return environment, pension funds are increasingly looking to specialist activist investing to generate meaningful excess returns. There is research which shows that active equity based ownership adds alpha for companies and investors, as a consequence of change. ...
University Dinner: The Revitalisation of the New Issue U.S. Non Agency RMBS Market
19 June 2013
Aveqia 2 St. Bride Street, London, EC4A 4AD
Premium Point Investments, a $2 billion structured credit hedge fund that specialises in mortgage backed securities, is pleased to be hosting their first Education Dinner of the 2013 mallowstreet University Series. Residential Mortgage Backed Securities (RMBS) have been blamed by many for their role in the financial crash of 2007. However, as the housing market recovers in the United States, new loans are being originated, and significant opportunities in the market for new issue securities exist. ...
The mallowstreet Awards 2013
12 September 2013
Swan Underglobe 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London, SE1 9DT
The mallowstreet Awards Ceremony is designed to honour some of the most dynamic and innovative members of the mallowstreet community. We will be celebrating those who have caused a stir in the pensions industry over the last 12 months ...
01 October 2013
O2 Academy Islington N1 Centre, 16 Parkfield Street, Islington, N1 0PS
If you want to relive those iconic moments of rock... Freddie tearing up the stage with Radio Gaga...Keith Richards creating that riff... Nirvana hits the charts... then this may just be your chance! ...
University Workshop: Five Myths about High Yield and more...
16 May 2013
M&G Investments Laurence Pountney Hill, London, EC4R 0HH
M&G Investments is pleased to be hosting their first mallowstreet University Workshop in the 2013 series. In this interactive education session, the team from M&G will seek to build understanding about the high yield asset class and will dispel some widely held myths. In a discussion led by David Fancourt, we will look at how best to access opportunities within high yield and, importantly, how to avoid the pitfalls. ...
Mid-Market Mezzanine Investing - A Pan-European Perspective
07 May 2013
The Gondoliers Room The Savoy, Strand, London, WC2R 0EU
Mid-Market Pan-European mezzanine investing has seen increased interest over recent years due to its attractive risk-adjusted return profile and high contractual current cash yield. At this University Dinner MezzVest will discuss the attractiveness of the European mezzanine market with a comparison to other asset classes. They will explain the attractive risk adjusted return of sponsored transactions and provide case studies to illustrate this approach. ...
University Workshop: The Art of Strategic Thinking- Generating Returns Throughout Credit Cycles
01 May 2013
27 Knightsbridge London, SW1X 7LY
Cairn Capital, a specialist credit asset management firm, is pleased to be hosting their first Educational Workshop of the 2013 mallowstreet University Series. The morning's workshop will follow on from their recent Dinner discussion of the same topic. In this interactive morning session Andrew Jackson will lead the discussion, beginning with a comment on the current macro backdrop to the European credit markets, followed by Cairn's view on the optimal asset management approach within these markets for pension funds. ...
University Training Workshop: An Introduction to Fixed Income
30 April 2013
The Gherkin EC3A 8BF
Standard Life Investments is delighted to be hosting their first mallowstreet University Training Workshop of 2013, on the topic of Fixed Income Investing. Fixed Income investing is a key component of many pension funds’ investment portfolios. At this educational half day workshop, Standard Life Investments will provide trustees with an introduction to Fixed Income, breaking down the Jargon to give you an improved knowledge to build on. ...
University Dinner: The Art of Strategic Thinking- Generating Returns Throughout Credit Cycles
23 April 2013
27 Knightsbridge London, SW1X 7LY
Cairn Capital, a specialist credit
asset management firm, is pleased to be hosting their first Educational Dinner
of the 2013 mallowstreet University Series.
The evening’s discussion will start with a comment on ...
Investing in Combined Loans and Bonds Strategies
21 March 2013
Sandeman Room The Don Restaurant & Bistro, The Courtyard, 20 St Swithans Lane, City of London, EC4N 8AD
ICG is delighted to host their first mallowstreet University Dinner, on the topic of combined loan and bond investing. Dagmar Kent-Kershaw, Head of Credit Fund Management and Garland Hansmann, Portfolio Manager at ICG will discuss simply what combined loan and bond strategies involve, the risk / return considerations, why it is an emerging asset class and what to look for when considering the strategy. ...
The mallowstreet DC Drive In
19 March 2013
The Soho Hotel 4 Richmond Mews, London , W1D 3DH
The mallowstreet community continues to discuss and debate various opportunities and challenges associated with Defined Contribution pension schemes. The aim of this half day event is to provide a space to continue these discussions around a table, to further explore and learn about the following topics: Governance, Investment and Communications. ...
mallowstreet Spring Fling!
14 March 2013
BEAT London 48 Margaret Street, W1W 8SE
We are all emerging from another dark winter unscathed. Let’s celebrate! You are cordially invited to mallowstreet’s Spring Fling community party, a great opportunity to shake off the winter, socialise with your colleagues and peers, and enjoy the vibe of one of London’s oldest late night clubs. ...
University Dinner: Direct Lending to Middle Market companies
13 March 2013
Brown's Hotel Albemarle Street, Mayfair, London, W1S 4BP
Sankaty Advisors, in collaboration with mallowstreet is pleased to be hosting their first Educational Dinner in the 2013 series. As a 15 year veteran of credit investing, Sankaty Advisors will share its insights into the much discussed opportunity presented by lenfing to middle market business. This will be of particular interest to UK Pensions looking into the role mezzanine debt can play as part of broader fixed income allocation in an uncertail environment and those seeking to reduce duration risk. ...
University Dinner: Transforming Collateral Management
27 February 2013
7 Newgate Street EC1A 7NX
Investment Managers is delighted to be hosting their first mallowstreet
University Dinner as part of our 2013 University series.
Shalin Bhagwan, Head of UK LDI will aim to provoke some stimulating debate around the changes and c ...
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