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July 2021

Diversity as a Profitable Business Strategy: How to Change the Status Quo

July 21 @ 12:00 - 13:00

Why are financial services firms heightening their focus on a diverse team?  How are profitability of diversity measured and value of outcomes standardized? What changes are needed to achieve or exceed the Principles of Responsible Investment (UN PRI)? How can investment firms improve diversity among service providers?  Join the New York Alternative Investment Roundtable for an interactive discussion featuring diversity consultant/author Jamie Crump, business strategist Michael Kraten, PhD, CPA, and hedge fund manager/civic leader/changemaker Ward Corbett. The speakers will share…

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Centennial Speaker Series: Zachary Karabell on Inside Money: Brown Brothers Harriman and the American Way of Power

July 14 @ 12:00 - 13:00

Conspiracy theories have always swirled around Brown Brothers Harriman, and not without reason. Throughout the 19th century, when America was convulsed by a devastating financial panic essentially every 20 years, Brown Brothers quietly went from strength to strength, propping up the U.S. financial system at crucial moments and catalyzing successive booms, from the cotton trade and the steamship to the railroad, while largely managing to avoid the unwelcome attention that plagued some of its competitors. By the turn of the…

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Pre-Independence Day Cocktail Networking Event

July 1 @ 17:30 - 18:30

NYC is opening back up —so what better way to celebrate the start of a return to normalcy than a pre-4th of July evening of networking with your peers? Join members and guests of the New York Alternative Investment Roundtable for an evening of small group networking happy hours. In order to facilitate more intimate conversations among smaller groups of members, the Roundtable is hosting a virtual networking event that will be comprised of multiple mini-gatherings of up to six members…

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June 2021

The Evolving Cannabis Landscape

June 24 @ 12:00 - 13:00

Consumer interest in cannabis is at an all-time high and is unlikely to wane anytime soon. From medical marijuana and CBD edibles, to straight forward recreational marijuana and countless CBD related products, interest in cannabis is growing at a rapid pace. Navigating the investment opportunities, however, can be fairly tricky given ongoing uncertainty surrounding the fairly nascent industry. Join the New York Alternative Investment Roundtable for a candid discussion with a panel of industry leaders and experts looking at the…

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DEI Workshop: Unconscious Bias

June 8 @ 12:00 - 13:00

As conversations around Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion gain steam and as more organizations commit to increasing diversity in their ranks, the forces of unconscious bias continue to thwart true progress. Join highly regarded diversity practitioner Regina Angeles as she provides her insights on what unconscious bias exactly is; how to identify our biases; and provides some practical tips on how to counter these biases. Regina Angeles is CEO of TalentNow, a New York-based recruiting firm that places underrepresented talent at…

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Centennial Speaker Series: Paul Schmelzing to Discuss Lower Forever or Set for a Regime Break? Lessons from Real Interest Rates Since the 14th Century

June 3 @ 12:00 - 13:00

Paul Schmelzing will discuss his groundbreaking research on real interest rate dynamics since the beginning of secondary debt markets, the topic of one of his Ph.D. chapters. Visiting U.S. and European archives over multiple years, he reconstructed global real interest rate series that cover 82% of advanced economy gross domestic product (GDP) spanning 700 years, and he argues that our current negative rate environment has actually been in the making for centuries. Schmelzing will explain why investors during the Italian…

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May 2021

GAIM Ops Connect -Focus on PE Developments

May 25 @ 08:45 - 15:25

What is happening in the PE and VC world? This event will discuss what best practice looks like from an ODD and institutional investor perspective. Join us to explore the key trends, challenges and disruptors that are transforming the industry. The 1-day event will cover the following areas: Best practice for private fund due diligence Update on SPACs Hear about the latest operating models Securing the right infrastructure to mange cybersecurity threats Hear from PE & VC experts 20+ top…

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Henry Kaufman on The Day the Markets Roared: How a 1982 Forecast Sparked a Global Bull Market

May 18 @ 12:00 - 13:00

As we emerge from a global pandemic and a period of economic stagnation, we can look to the past to gain inspiration for better times ahead. The year 1982 marked the start of almost four decades of U.S. economic growth. However, this classic Wall Street story has never been fully told—until now. In his latest book, The Day the Markets Roared: How a 1982 Forecast Sparked a Bull Market (Matt Holt Books, 2021), legendary economist Henry Kaufman, Ph.D., tells his first-hand account…

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Diversity in Practice: An Allocator, Manager and Consultant Panel

May 11 @ 12:00 - 13:00

The need for diversity is well recognized; yet many firms struggle with the implementing diversity initiatives. For smaller managers, deciding where to start can be a challenge of its own. Join the New York Alternative Investment Roundtable for an interactive discussion featuring an allocator, a manager and ESG consultant, and a diversity practitioner. Tracy McHale-Stuart, CEO and Managing Partner, Corbin Capital; Nasrine Ghozali, Chief Risk Officer, Oasis Management, and Imogen Rose-Smith, Co-founder, Combinate Capital, will participate in a panel discussion…

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In Conversation with Peter Cohen and Bob Pisani

May 6 @ 12:00 - 13:00

Join Fordham's Gabelli School of Business for a lunchtime program with Wall Street legend Peter Cohen in conversation with CNBC senior markets correspondent Bob Pisani. Cohen’s 50-year career spans monumental changes in the landscape of the American capital markets. From leading a storied Wall Street firm during the historic buyout war over RJR Nabisco, which was documented in the book and movie Barbarians at the Gate, to having a ring-side seat to a dozen crises, panics, and crashes, he brings…

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