About The Roundtable
Bringing together the best minds in the alternative investment industry.
With investors, fund managers and prominent industry professionals coming together to promote education and best practices within the alternative investment industry, you get the opportunity to interact with some of the industry’s most insightful leaders and experts — a group including Nobel prize winners, trendsetters, alternative investment fund managers, investment analysts, and philanthropists, among others. We’re pushing boundaries to help foster new and improved standards for the alternative investment industry.
Benefits of Membership
Gain exclusive insights from top minds in the alternative investment industry and see investing as you never have before.
Our events are well known for promoting and encouraging interesting, lively and thoughtful discussions between industry professionals.
Make invaluable connections within the alternative investment industry at monthly events that foster interaction among attendees.
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Join us for monthly events and calls as we bring together the brightest minds and thought leaders in the alternative investment industry.
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Jonathan Tritcher, Republican candidate for New York State Comptroller, shares his thoughts on some of the issues and concerns faced by public pension plans when it comes to investing in alternative investments. Having begun his career in government, communications and politics, Mr. Tritcher developed an expertise in public finance that led to him being recruited…Read More
Marianne Scordel of Bougeville Consulting, who moderated “Brexit Impact on Alternative Managers: Views from Europe and the U.S.,” the New York Alternative Investment Roundtable’s joint event with CAIA in October 2018, has shared the following paper: “The LP Blueprint 2018 -Insights on Alternative Investments. The paper highlights the key results of a recent survey on…Read More
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