SERIES: HEDGE FUND OPERATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT
Achieve effective operational due diligence with this 4-part series
The recent credit crunch, sub-prime crisis and liquidity scare have led to demands from investors
and industry players for increased oversight and transparency. More than ever before, it is
essential for firms to demonstrate to investors that there is an effective and compliant risk
management plan in place. This series of 4 webinars will focus on how hedge funds should best
manage operational risk and achieve effective operational due diligence.
At the webinars you will learn about:
Designed specifically for hedge fund operations executives, including: Chief Financial Officers,
Chief Operating Officers, Chief Compliance Officers, Operations managers and personnel,
General Counsel, and Controllers!
- The role of operational due diligence and your risk management strategy
- Best practices in counterparty risk management
- FAS 157 and what it means to hedge funds
- ERISA operational risks
Schedule of Events
Click on any part of this series below for details:
BEST PRACTICES FOR OPERATIONAL DUE DILIGENCE Recording Available!
June 4, 2008 10:30 a.m. ET 100 minutes
WHAT HEDGE FUNDS SHOULD KNOW ABOUT FAS 157 Recording Available!
June 10, 2008 10:30 a.m. ET 100 minutes
MANAGING COUNTERPARTY RISK FOR HEDGE FUNDS Recording Available!
June 17, 2008 10:30 a.m. ET 100 minutes
ERISA OPERATIONAL RISKS Recording Available!
June 25, 2008 10:30 a.m. ET 100 minutes
See each event page for details on how to apply for CPE & CLE Credit!
Financial Research Associates is registered with the National Associates of State Boards of
Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor (#107438) of continuing professional education on the National
Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of
individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to
the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Ave. North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417.
Web site: www.nasba.org. Click on each individual webinar for more information on the recommended
Qualifying webinars will be submitted for review and approval to the NY State Board of CLE.
Approval decision timeframe from NY State CLE Board is approx 24-36 weeks. Certificates will be
sent out via email upon receipt of approval. A certificate of attendance will be issued individually
that you can use to apply for CLE credit in another state. Click on each individual webinar for more
information on the recommended amount of CLE credit.
Financial Research Associates' hardship policy is handled on a case-by-case basis. For those who
cannot afford the standard fee to attend, our executive committee reviews each request for a reduced
fee and will in nearly all cases accommodate the person needing to attend at a reduced fee. This
reduced fee is determined by contacting the person directly and determining how much s/he can afford
to pay. Typically, sole practitioners or attorneys in offices with fewer than 5 employees with revenues
of less than $500,000 per year are entitled to a 20% discount.
Single Pass (Individual attendee pass to one webinar)
Series Pass (Four-webinar pass for an individual attendee)
Webinar Site License—Best Value! (Unlimited corporate-wide attendance to one webinar)
Series Site License—Best Value! (Unlimited corporate-wide attendance to all four webinars)
Enterprise-Wide Season Pass (Unlimited corporate attendance to all FRA webinars over a 12-month period) To purchase contact Nomy Delgado at 704-889-1283.