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The mission of the Alternative Investments Group is to provide a forum for the discussion and analysis of nontraditional investment approaches, including all forms of hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity, venture capital, private credit, commodities, structured products, real estate, and other alternative investments.
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The Great Separation: Is Now the Time to Embrace Long/Short Equity?

A rising tide has lifted all boats the past nine years due to unprecedented monetary stimulus from central banks in response to the Global Financial Crisis; however, the tides are shifting and we may soon find out who has been swimming naked.

Find out more »
Thursday, March 7 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Private Credit Outlook

Deleveraging and newly imposed regulatory restrictions have hindered traditional bank lenders activity, and in turn restricted the capital available to many segments of the US and global economies. This has created a tremendous opportunity for alternative lenders to step in to fill the void.

Find out more »
Thursday, March 28 | 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

5th Annual Real Estate Outlook: Opportunity Zones

As investment cap rates are hovering around record lows in the urban cores, especially in the cities along the coasts, the timing of the Opportunity Zone program—designed to encourage investments in often overlooked areas and “flyover cities”—could not have been more appropriate. Since its passage in late 2017, the program has received significant attention from investors, developers, money managers, city officials and urban planners nationwide.

Find out more »
Thursday, April 25 | 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Cannabis Investments: Myths, Regulation, and Opportunities

With this event, we bust common myths surrounding the cannabis industry for potential investors, and shed light on possible investment paths. Within an investment context, what is the potential in this space? The panel will seek to shed light on the current trends in the industry, along with the valuation and the legal framework within the regulatory environment.

Find out more »
Thursday, May 9 | 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

3rd Annual PE/VC Conference

This conference brings together leading private equity fund managers, and venture capital fund managers and allocators, to learn how they select winners, add value and deliver returns. Our speakers will discuss their experiences with investment in private companies and funds, the management of their portfolios, fundraising efforts, and their future expectations.

Find out more »
Tuesday, June 25 | 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Alternative Investments Group Meeting

The mission of the Alternative Investments Group is to provide a forum for the discussion and analysis of nontraditional investment approaches, including all forms of hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity, structured products, institutional real estate, and other investments not typically available in the retail marketplace.

Find out more »
Tuesday, February 26 | 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The Great Separation: Is Now the Time to Embrace Long/Short Equity?

A rising tide has lifted all boats the past nine years due to unprecedented monetary stimulus from central banks in response to the Global Financial Crisis; however, the tides are shifting and we may soon find out who has been swimming naked.

Find out more »
Thursday, March 7 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Alternative Investments Group Meeting

The mission of the Alternative Investments Group is to provide a forum for the discussion and analysis of nontraditional investment approaches, including all forms of hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity, structured products, institutional real estate, and other investments not typically available in the retail marketplace.

Find out more »
Tuesday, March 19 | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Private Credit Outlook

Deleveraging and newly imposed regulatory restrictions have hindered traditional bank lenders activity, and in turn restricted the capital available to many segments of the US and global economies. This has created a tremendous opportunity for alternative lenders to step in to fill the void.

Find out more »
Thursday, March 28 | 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Alternative Investments Group Meeting

The mission of the Alternative Investments Group is to provide a forum for the discussion and analysis of nontraditional investment approaches, including all forms of hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity, structured products, institutional real estate, and other investments not typically available in the retail marketplace.

Find out more »
Tuesday, April 23 | 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

5th Annual Real Estate Outlook: Opportunity Zones

As investment cap rates are hovering around record lows in the urban cores, especially in the cities along the coasts, the timing of the Opportunity Zone program—designed to encourage investments in often overlooked areas and “flyover cities”—could not have been more appropriate. Since its passage in late 2017, the program has received significant attention from investors, developers, money managers, city officials and urban planners nationwide.

Find out more »
Thursday, April 25 | 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Cannabis Investments: Myths, Regulation, and Opportunities

With this event, we bust common myths surrounding the cannabis industry for potential investors, and shed light on possible investment paths. Within an investment context, what is the potential in this space? The panel will seek to shed light on the current trends in the industry, along with the valuation and the legal framework within the regulatory environment.

Find out more »
Thursday, May 9 | 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Alternative Investments Group Meeting

The mission of the Alternative Investments Group is to provide a forum for the discussion and analysis of nontraditional investment approaches, including all forms of hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity, structured products, institutional real estate, and other investments not typically available in the retail marketplace.

Find out more »
Tuesday, June 18 | 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

3rd Annual PE/VC Conference

This conference brings together leading private equity fund managers, and venture capital fund managers and allocators, to learn how they select winners, add value and deliver returns. Our speakers will discuss their experiences with investment in private companies and funds, the management of their portfolios, fundraising efforts, and their future expectations.

Find out more »
Tuesday, June 25 | 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Alternative Investments Group Meeting

The mission of the Alternative Investments Group is to provide a forum for the discussion and analysis of nontraditional investment approaches, including all forms of hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity, structured products, institutional real estate, and other investments not typically available in the retail marketplace.

Find out more »
Tuesday, July 23 | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Upcoming Events & Meetings

Alternative Investments Group Meeting

The mission of the Alternative Investments Group is to provide a forum for the discussion and analysis of nontraditional investment approaches, including all forms of hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity, structured products, institutional real estate, and other investments not typically available in the retail marketplace.

Find out more »
Tuesday, February 26 | 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The Great Separation: Is Now the Time to Embrace Long/Short Equity?

A rising tide has lifted all boats the past nine years due to unprecedented monetary stimulus from central banks in response to the Global Financial Crisis; however, the tides are shifting and we may soon find out who has been swimming naked.

Find out more »
Thursday, March 7 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Alternative Investments Group Meeting

The mission of the Alternative Investments Group is to provide a forum for the discussion and analysis of nontraditional investment approaches, including all forms of hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity, structured products, institutional real estate, and other investments not typically available in the retail marketplace.

Find out more »
Tuesday, March 19 | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Private Credit Outlook

Deleveraging and newly imposed regulatory restrictions have hindered traditional bank lenders activity, and in turn restricted the capital available to many segments of the US and global economies. This has created a tremendous opportunity for alternative lenders to step in to fill the void.

Find out more »
Thursday, March 28 | 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Alternative Investments Group Meeting

The mission of the Alternative Investments Group is to provide a forum for the discussion and analysis of nontraditional investment approaches, including all forms of hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity, structured products, institutional real estate, and other investments not typically available in the retail marketplace.

Find out more »
Tuesday, April 23 | 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

5th Annual Real Estate Outlook: Opportunity Zones

As investment cap rates are hovering around record lows in the urban cores, especially in the cities along the coasts, the timing of the Opportunity Zone program—designed to encourage investments in often overlooked areas and “flyover cities”—could not have been more appropriate. Since its passage in late 2017, the program has received significant attention from investors, developers, money managers, city officials and urban planners nationwide.

Find out more »
Thursday, April 25 | 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Cannabis Investments: Myths, Regulation, and Opportunities

With this event, we bust common myths surrounding the cannabis industry for potential investors, and shed light on possible investment paths. Within an investment context, what is the potential in this space? The panel will seek to shed light on the current trends in the industry, along with the valuation and the legal framework within the regulatory environment.

Find out more »
Thursday, May 9 | 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Alternative Investments Group Meeting

The mission of the Alternative Investments Group is to provide a forum for the discussion and analysis of nontraditional investment approaches, including all forms of hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity, structured products, institutional real estate, and other investments not typically available in the retail marketplace.

Find out more »
Tuesday, June 18 | 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

3rd Annual PE/VC Conference

This conference brings together leading private equity fund managers, and venture capital fund managers and allocators, to learn how they select winners, add value and deliver returns. Our speakers will discuss their experiences with investment in private companies and funds, the management of their portfolios, fundraising efforts, and their future expectations.

Find out more »
Tuesday, June 25 | 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Alternative Investments Group Meeting

The mission of the Alternative Investments Group is to provide a forum for the discussion and analysis of nontraditional investment approaches, including all forms of hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity, structured products, institutional real estate, and other investments not typically available in the retail marketplace.

Find out more »
Tuesday, July 23 | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM