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.
SkyBridge's glitzy signature Salt cap-intro event lands in Singapore this week, giving Asia's hedge fund industry a chance to shake up its strait-laced image.