How to navigate the current investment climate and what is the investment outlook? Which strategies to invest in and how to allocate, what is the latest thinking on certain strategies and how to profit from them, how important are operations and investment processes, which strategy will make you money, what are the latest trading ideas, what are the importance of emerging markets for investors, the effect of passive investing on active managers… how and to which ideas should you be allocating… what are you missing? How to view the investment world through the eyes of a legend……

Only a Legend can answer this….

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Alternatives 4 Children a charity for the investment industry focused on improving the living standards of children, brings you a unique investment conference presenting you the investment legends of today, the legends of tomorrow with the aim of building a legend for children. Based on our knowledge and experience we will be organizing an investor event where you will be able to hear from leading investment legends. We want to show that the alternative investment industry has evolved to adopt better practices and that we care by raising money for Alternatives 4 Children. Do not delay in registering.

Who should attend?

The target audience is anyone that has been to an alternative investment conference and they want to go to THE one day event of the year. This includes representatives from:

  • Allocators such as: Pension Funds, Fund of Funds, Private banks, Asset managers, Family offices and wealth managers, UHNWIs / professional investors, consultants, investment advisors.
  • Managers such as: Fund of Funds, single mangers, both established and start ups
  • Service Providers such as: law firms, administrators and custodians, IT providers, auditors / assurance, Compliance and ODD.

Please note that we will have a ratio of 40% allocators, 40% managers and 20% service providers. We anticipate attendees from The Netherlands, of course, but also from across Europe and the Nordics, Asia and the U.S.

What or who is a legend?

A manager or allocator of money that has either made significant returns, is large in size, has been in the business for over 10 years, has been nominated for an industry award or is regularly quoted, or is seen as an industry thought leader and/or pioneer, or is seen as a thought leader.

As a fundraising event we ask you to make donations according to the schedule below. If you would like to donate directly please contact us.

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Why should you attend?

For international investors to hear from some of the world’s leading alternative investment “legends”.

  • How should you position your portfolio for the last quarter?
  • Prepare your views on the markets for 2018
  • Learn from some of the smartest investors in the world on how they are positioning themselves
  • …as well as hear from others and swap ideas, gain new insights to different strategies.
  • What should you do with your portfolio in these turbulent times?
  • Pick up the latest investment ideas and opportunities!
  • Understand how institutions are investing and how to approach the market
  • Educate yourself on what alternative investments can offer your portfolio
  • No sales pitches …… just pure legendary content!
  • Promote best practices, transparency and to show that the industry can evolve and improve.

In addition, it is a great opportunity:

For managers to meet investors and swap ideas, as well as to present themselves and network in a professional environment. We will also have significant media opportunities available.

We also want to promote best practices, transparency and to show that the industry can evolve and improve.

It is an opportunity to network and meet. Investors to meet managers. Managers to meet investors. Service providers to meet managers and investors.

At the same time, we will raise money for Alternatives 4 Children.

Register your interest by filling in the form:



We ask for portfolio managers, allocators and investors (subject to discretion of organizers) to make a small donation of EUR 150.

Anyone else wishing to attend, the following support scale is applied and will be limited in numbers to accommodate our prescribed ratios:

  • Non Portfolio Manager role or non allocator of an asset manager (i.e. commercial role) (EUR 500)
  • Service Provider (EUR 750)
  • Third Party marketer (EUR 1 000)

Numerous donation packages exist and can be tailor made to your needs.  Please contact us to request the donation form.

This is a non commercial event and we are all putting our time and effort into this as volunteers. Please excuse us if things aren’t always perfect.  We hope to make this a huge success and to raise money for A4C. We can only do this if we have everyone’s help and support. You also understand that Alternatives 4 Children can not be held responsible for the cancellation of the event, or associated costs incurred by attendees should the event be cancelled.

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Previous speakers at events organized by the committee include –
Cheyne Capital, Edmond de Rothschild, Paulson & Co, Pictet Asset Management, Permal, Amajaro, Universa (Nassim Taleb), SSARIS, Eaglevale, Prime Capital, Lyxor, Kempen, Mercer, Peters Capital, Lindengrove, Mariner Investments, Blackrock, Cumulus, Man AHL, Eyck Capital, Adamas Am , Stratton Street, Odey Asset Management, Martin Currie, Verazzano Capital to name but a few….

We will be adding more names in the next few days….

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Sponsors to be announced soon…