NEW YORK, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyBridge Capital, a leading global alternative investment firm, today announced that President Bill Clinton will deliver the keynote address at its Second Annual SkyBridge Alternatives (SALT) Conference on May 19 to 21, 2010, in Las Vegas.
The conference, where attendance reached more than 500 invite-only participants last year, convenes public policy officials, capital allocators and managers to discuss the government's role in the financial markets, allocation trends, the importance of risk management and the changing regulatory landscape.
Other notable speakers this year include Mitt Romney, former governor of Massachusetts; Nouriel Roubini, economics professor and chairman of Roubini Global Economics; Jeremy Siegel, the Russell E. Palmer Professor of Finance at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business; and Michael Milken, chairman of the Milken Institute.
"As we navigate an ever-changing and volatile global economy, SALT will bring together the world's leading investors, asset managers and public policy officials to discuss investment strategies within the context of a changing economic environment," said Anthony Scaramucci, managing partner of SkyBridge Capital. "It is an honor to have President Bill Clinton serve as the keynote and we look forward to tackling the critical issues and sharing breakthrough ideas that are affecting the investment community."
For more information regarding registration or sponsorship and speaking opportunities please visit the SALT 2010 website at www.saltconference.com.
About SkyBridge Capital
SkyBridge Capital is a leading global alternative investment firm providing developmental capital to hedge fund managers and other types of asset manager businesses. When making an investment, SkyBridge typically seeks to secure "Special Rights" that enable their investors to participate in the managers' growth and share in the fees and incentive allocations earned on all assets. The firm's team of experienced professionals coordinates a global network of partners in sourcing hedge fund managers and providing business-building and investment-support services. SkyBridge Capital has strategic investments in seven funds. In aggregate, SkyBridge Capital and its underlying managers currently have approximately $1.5 billion under management.
For more information visit, www.skybridgecapital.com.
SOURCE SkyBridge Capital