Lunch-Sponsor 17th September 2012
Ortec Finance is a global provider of technology and advisory services for risk and return management, combining quantitative skills, business awareness, and extensive practical know-how for delivering innovative and practical solutions.
Our focus is on improving investors’ decision making and monitoring these decisions for institutional and private investors. Ortec Finance designs, builds and applies solutions for asset liability management, performance measurement and attribution, risk management and financial planning. We maintain our leading-edge innovation through our strong ties with practioners, regulators and the academic communities.
Ortec Finance AG
CH – 8808 Pfäffikon SZ
Contact: Raymond Hamersma
Phone: +41-55-410 38 38
E-Mail: Raymond Hamersma
Lunch-Sponsor 18th September 2012
iShares is the leading force in Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs). As per end of March 2012, iShares had registered more than 500 ETFs in various countries, representing assets under management of $671.7bn. Globally, 39.3% of all assets held via an ETF vehicle are invested in iShares ETFs. iShares is backed by the resources of BlackRock, the world´s largest fund manager. Blackrock has developed the first index investing strategy some thirty years ago.
In Switzerland and in Europe, iShares offers a broad range of funds providing exposure to a wide range of asset classes and markets, from broad-based equity and bond funds, through to more specialist areas such as alternative assets and emerging markets.