In the world of Prime brokerage collateral management are the services offered by investment banks and securities firms to hedge funds and other professional investors needing the ability to borrow securities and cash to be able to invest on a netted basis and achieve an absolute return.
The prime broker provides a centralized securities clearing facility for the hedge fund so the hedge fund’s collateral requirements are netted across all deals handled by the prime broker.
Once more, we are delighted to present you with the Swiss Private Equity Conference, especially oriented for the Swiss Market and surroundings.
SPEC is a conference dedicated to top CEOs, Managing Partners, Investors and Private Equity Executives who are eager to show their expertise and knowledge-level obtained during years of successful ventures and achievements.
The Swiss Private Equity Conference is a one-day concentrated event with exciting keynotes speakers, thrilling panel discussions, and valuable networking opportunities for top tier professionals.
The conference is attended by more than 300 professionals including many executives from all different kind of industries including Private Equity, Venture Capital, Investment banking, Auditing, Consultancy and MBA students from the most prestigious universities around Europe.
Swiss Private Equity Conference is an exclusive type of event in all its aspects.
One of them is the fact it is organized by an International Student Organization with students from
- Católica Lisbon School of Business & Economics (Portugal),
- University of St. Gallen (Switzerland) and
- Copenhagen Business School (Denmark).
We are eager to make our conferences better event single year, therefore, this year we have the pleasure to announce its newest location – Zurich.
Moreover, SPEC is also unique in terms of its dedication to the practical insights and strategic focus.
It is very important that attendees gain inspiration, insights, and invaluable peer-level networking opportunities.
We believe in long lasting relationships around our attendees.
Swiss Private Equity Conference will take place on the 10th of April 2015 in Zürich.
Don´t miss this huge opportunity to increase your knowledge-level about the latest business trends!
Originally posted on Empire Avenue:
October month full moon was namedHunter’s Moonbecause after the fields have been reaped, the leaves begin to fall and the deer are fat and ready for eating. Hunters can ride easily over the fields’ stubble, and the fox and other animals are more easily spotted. October’s full moon is also known as the Travel Moon, the Dying Moon, the Moon of Falling Leaves and/or the Blood Moon or Sanguine Moon because of its bright color.
#FullMoonEngageMe Social Media Event N°6 Schedule
The event will start on Tuesday 7th of October at 18:00 UTC and will last until Monday the 13th in HERE.
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Originally posted on Antinuclear:
A worrying factor in Ukraine’s chaos: 15 nuclear reactors WP By Rick Noack September 3 As Ukraine looks like a country teetering on the edge of war, there’s an important factor to keep an eye on: The country’s 15 nuclear reactors.
“There haven’t been many conflicts in states with nuclear power facilities in the past, so we’re really entering unknown territory here,” said Jeffrey Mankoff, Deputy Director of the Center for Strategic and International Studies’ Russia and Eurasia Program. NATO has already shown its concern, sending a small team of civilian experts to Ukraine in April to advise the government on the safety of its infrastructure.
There is a historical component to the anxiety: In April 1986, a reactor of the Ukrainian nuclear power plant at Chernobyl exploded, causing the worst nuclear disaster in history, and a high rate of cancer among emergency workers and people living in the affected areas…
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Originally posted on Munson's City:
I don’t live in Washington, DC. I live near Washington, DC. I would like to live in it, but it’s an expensive city, and my income, while above the national average, is well below the regional average, and finding a two bedroom in our price range is difficult.
This got me thinking about affordable housing more broadly. For instance, where could I find a good, walkable neighborhood, anywhere in the country, that is within my price range? That got me started on my current project.
Using census data, I decided to map the variables of affordability and walkability. Affordability wasn’t hard; I mapped all the census tracts in the country that had a median income within $10,000 of mine, both above and below.
This shows me where I can afford to live, but a lot of the areas are rural places that I would never want to live in. My…
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Originally posted on Andy Kaufman's Kavalkade Krew Featuring The Wandering Poet:
There is a popular article on the internet, entitled, “Influencer Marketing & Klout: Propel Your LinkedIn Publishing”
wherein the author claims that Keith Gill, @DigitalKeith has figured out that,
2. Klout can be spiked, helping with your SEO
And I agree, it can.
The following promise was made by Mr. Gill on a popular networking site:
My current Klout is 69.49… 2/100ths of a point away
..from displaying a score of 70… I will be reciprocating all +K today until I run out and tweeting that I did so… I will also be tweeting a thanks to everyone that +K’d me today to additionally help your Twitter engagement mentioning your Twitter handle
And he did indeed award me Klout, when I gave him one. Why? I am fairly sure that it was because my @klout score was 78.
I had given him 2 klout on that day, 1…
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