Fixed Income Leaders USA Summit 2020

June 08 - 10, 2020

Omni Nashville Hotel, Tennessee

Zack Ellison, CFA, CAIA, Managing General Partner at A.R.I. Venture Capital
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Zack Ellison


CFA, CAIA, Managing General Partner
A.R.I. Venture Capital

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Day 2 - Wednesday 10 June 2020

Wednesday, June 10th, 2020


9:30 AM Fireside Chat: The quest for yield - How can you create a toolkit to enhance yield strategies and consistently meet your investors’ needs in the next 10 years?

  • How can you assess what the most effective yield enhancement strategies are? And, how can you effectively implement them?  
  • The insurer’s perspective: How can you effectively deal with illiquid instruments and high volatility, high return assets for a longer holding period?
  • Constructing a FICC portfolio: how can you successfully diversify a portfolio when all asset classes are correlated?
  • Creating a toolkit that delivers the investor’s needs: How can you effectively monitor credit performance and foresee losses that could turn into a potential recession? And, how can you protect your assets’ exposure to low rates?
  • How can you collaborate with CIOs to implement efficient strategies to increase yield while prudently managing risk?

1:50 PM Fireside Chat: How to leverage Private Credit as an attractive alternative investment to diversify your portfolio and enhance yield

  • How is Private Credit transitioning from being an inefficient segment of the market to an attractive portfolio diversifier?
  • What type of attractive returns can Private Credit help you achieve?
  • How can this type of alternative investment drive diversification and exposure to liquidity?
  • How are CIOs implementing efficient strategies to manage risk exposure in private credit?
  • How to grasp the complexity of Private Credit to provide a better return and risk characteristics