New York, NY (PRWEB) April 21, 2016
The 12th Annual ETF Global Awards® Dinner and Workshop brings together the most progressive industry experts to discuss trends and key developments of the ETP marketplace. This half-day workshop targets the issues and challenges that currently affect the ETP marketplace. Some of the topics include maximizing returns with Smart Beta and Actively-managed ETFs, liquidity using fixed income ETFs, the evolution of the ETP Marketplace, new developments in the indexing landscape, trading strategies, efficient portfolio construction, developments in Emerging and Commodities markets and more.
The Workshop concludes with a cocktail reception that will be held before the Awards dinner.
This year Robert J. Shiller, Sterling Professor of Economics Yale University and winner of the Nobel Prize in Economic Science will be present at the event.
The awards provide an opportunity for industry professionals worldwide to be recognized for their contributions to the growth of the ETF marketplace. Winners are selected by votes cast by ETF industry entities worldwide. Additionally, a series of awards are determined by analysis of statistical data. Award categories include Greatest Contribution to the ETF Industry, Best Research, Largest Growth of Assets Under Management, Most Innovative ETF or ETP product among others.
Registration is open to all industry professionals, academia and members of the press. Complimentary registration is available to qualified investment professionals. Please visit http://www.globaletfawards.com for complete agenda and registration.
The lead sponsor of the 12th Annual Global ETF Awards Dinner® and Workshop is BNY MELLON Asset Services. Platinum Sponsors include: Flow Traders and ISE ETF Ventures. STOXX will host the cocktail reception. Gold Sponsors include U.S. Bancorp Fund Services. Dinner sponsor firms include ETF Managers Group, Jane Street and Syntax.
David Abner, Director, Head of Capital Markets, WisdomTree Asset Management, Inc., Mike Castino, ETF and UIT Business Development, U.S. BanCorp Fund Services, LLC, Kathy Cuocolo, CPA, President, Syntax LLC, Bryce A. Doty, CFA, Senior Vice President - Senior Fixed Income Manager, SIT Investment Associates, Chris Hempstead, Head of ETF Sales, KCG, Jay Jacobs, CFA, Director of Research, Global X, Rod Jones, Head of Sales North America, Managing Director, STOXX, Kevin Kelly, Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer, Recon Capital Partners, Dodd Kittsley, CFA, Director, Head of ETF Strategy , Deutsche Asset Management, Phil Nanof, Vice President, State Street Global Services, Peter R. Kohli, CEO & CIO, DMS Funds, Blue Diamond Fund, Robert Michaud, Chief Investment Officer, NEW FRONTIER, Maarten van den Muijsenberg, Head of Trading, FLOW TRADERS US, LLC, Steven Schoenfeld, Founder and Chief Investment Officer, BLUESTAR INDEXES®, Corey Villani, Senior Product Development Specialist, ISE ETF Ventures, Rowland O. Wilhelm, Jr., Vice President, Director of Sales and Marketing, Reaves Asset Management, among others
About the Global Awards; The 12th Global ETF Awards® recognizes achievements in the ETF Industry. The winners were selected from voting forms sent to ETF industry entities worldwide and tabulation of statistical information. The exciting evening includes award presentations in 20 categories including the Nate Most Award- Greatest Contributor to the ETF Industry, Most Recognized Brand, Most Innovative ETF , ETF Strategist-Best Insight among other categories.
Exchangetradedfunds.com, a US-based information website is the host. The event coordinator is The Optimal Networking Event .