NEW YORK, March 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyBridge Capital (SkyBridge), an alternative investment firm, today announced that it will hold the SkyBridge Alternatives (SALT 2012) Singapore Conference October 17-19, 2012 at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. As investors increasingly analyze opportunities through a global lens, SALT Singapore will build on the tremendous success of the flagship SALT Conference held in Las Vegas each May, where speakers have included President Bill Clinton, President George W. Bush, Governor Mitt Romney, General Colin Powell, the Honorable Gordon Brown, Niall Ferguson, Steven A. Cohen, Paul Singer, T. Boone Pickens and Daniel S. Loeb.
"As new opportunities are created by the growth in the Asian markets and the shift in global trade, SALT Singapore will facilitate a global discussion around topics that impact investors from around the world," said Anthony Scaramucci, managing partner of SkyBridge.
Approximately 800 thought leaders, public policy officials, business professionals and investors will convene to form a global network, meet with industry peers and discuss macro-economic trends, geo-political events and alternative investment opportunities within the context of a dynamic global economy. SALT Singapore will feature the following speakers:
- Tony Blair, Former Prime Minister of Great Britain & Northern Ireland
- Al Gore, Former Vice President of the United States
- Kishore Mahbubani, Dean & Professor, National University of Singapore
- Michael Milken, Chairman of the Milken Institute
- Mark McCombe, Chairman of Asia Pacific, BlackRock
- Jim Rogers, Investment Professor and Author
- Nouriel Roubini, Co-Founder and Chairman, Roubini Global Economics
The flagship SALT Conference, which will be held from May 8-11, 2012 at the Bellagio Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, has approximately 1,500 registrants confirmed less than two months into the registration period. Managers and investors are encouraged to sign up now because registration will close soon as it is almost at capacity.
More information about SALT Singapore, program updates, speaker, sponsorship and attendance opportunities can be found at www.saltconference.com/singapore.
About SkyBridge Capital, Producers of SALT
Founded in 2005, SkyBridge Capital is a global alternative investment firm with approximately $6 billion in total assets under advisement or management as of January 31, 2012. The firm provides investment management products, portfolio management and advisory services addressing every type of market participant. SkyBridge offers investment services across four business lines: Commingled Multi-Manager Fund Products, Custom Portfolios, Hedge Fund Seeding and Hedge Fund Advisory Services. Headquartered in New York, the firm also has a presence in Zurich, Switzerland.
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SOURCE SkyBridge Capital