PURCHASE, N.Y., April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- George Schultze, Founder and Managing Member of Schultze Asset Management, LLC ("SAM"), was a keynote panelist, together with representatives from Paulson & Co. and SAC Capital Advisors, at the Hedge Fund Brazil Forum in Rio de Janeiro on March 30, 2011. During the keynote panel on global hedge fund investing, he discussed the most promising areas of investment given today's current macroeconomic trends. "Distressed investing, with an emphasis on US companies emerging from distress, is an interesting opportunity today," according to Mr. Schultze. He added that "full transparency, independent administration & audited financials, sufficient capacity, and a good dialogue with the manager," is important as well. Also finding managers with an edge in this market environment, but also the ability to be nimble is important too.
Schultze Asset Management, LLC ("SAM") is a specialist alternative investments firm founded by George Schultze in 1998. It manages investment vehicles and managed accounts for hundreds of clients worldwide, with a particular emphasis on distressed securities and special situation investing. More information about SAM is available at www.samco.net.
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