The SkyBridge Alternatives Conference returns to Singapore this month, with a wider range of global topics to be covered at the hedge fund capital introductions event.
US hedge fund veterans at Salt Las Vegas take a bullish view on their home market, while eyeing emerging markets for short-selling opportunities.
Salt Las Vegas, the hedge fund industry's biggest cap intro event, will see more Asia-based delegates, fewer gatecrashers and a touch of Hollywood.
Hedge fund conference Salt Singapore retains its regional flavour, including a more corporate after-hours ambiance than its Las Vegas counterpart.
While capable managers are evident in China and across Asia, raising capital remains their chief challenge, stress Salt Singapore panellists. And that after a night of partying.
Sovereign wealth funds are finding volatility tough to navigate, while hedge funds are battling unrealistic investor expectations, say panellists at the Salt Singapore summit.