Wharton Hedge Fund Conference 2009 - Navigating the Crisis: Past, Present, and Future

Feb. 20, 2009
Jon M. Huntsman Hall, University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

The Wharton Hedge Fund Conference is the first major conference hosted by a university to focus exclusively on the hedge fund industry. This year's panels will aim to explore the past few years of phenomenal industry growth, the forthcoming structural changes as a result of government regulation and economic conditions, and the future investment opportunities in the wake of the recession.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Regulation in the Aftermath of the Financial Crisis
  • Risk and Return Measurement for Hedge Funds
  • Institutionalization of Hedge Funds
  • Changes in Hedge Fund Market Entrants
  • Global Long/Short Equity Strategies
  • Distressed/Credit Strategies

Michael Butowsky

Hosted by:

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

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