The IMCA 2012 Winter Specialty Conference is Dec. 3-4 in Scottsdale, and the early-bird registration deadline is next Friday, Nov. 9. Come to Scottsdale to explore the latest thinking on alternative investing, credit risk strategies, equities in the New Normal, and how to build stronger, more resilient portfolios. During this conference you will:
- Learn about the evolution of modern portfolio theory (MPT) to post-modern portfolio theory (PMPT) and the rationale for constructing portfolios with an upside potential/downside risk strategy with Frank A. Sortino, PhD, pioneer in the development of PMPT, and originator of the Sortino ratio and upside-potential ratio.
- Review the 2012 presidential and congressional political campaigns and find out what initiatives will likely emerge from election results with Andrew H. Friedman, JD, The Washington Update, LLC, expert on Washington political affairs.
- Explore upcoming global investment opportunities and strategies to maximize portfolio returns, including recommendations on asset allocation, manager selection, and sector overweights with Richard Golod, CIMA®, CIS, INVESCO, global investment strategist.