CNBC and Institutional Investor Announce Fifth Annual Delivering Alpha Conference

Annual Conference for the Investor and Business Elite to be Held on July 15, 2015 at The Pierre in New York City

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., March 25, 2015—CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, and Institutional Investor, today announced the fifth annual Delivering Alpha conference, the singular investor event, scheduled for July 15, 2015 at The Pierre in New York City.

This elite investor conference brings together the biggest names in the hedge fund and investor communities, as well as influential political and economic leaders for a high-level discussion on the critical issues facing investors in today's global economy. With one-on-one interviews and panel discussions led by top journalists from CNBC and Institutional Investor, the 2014 Delivering Alpha conference featured United States Secretary of the Treasury Jacob J. Lew; Ken Griffin, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Citadel; Stanley Druckenmiller, Founder, Duquesne Capital & Chief Executive Officer, Duquesne Family Office; Chris Christie, the 55th Governor of New Jersey; John Paulson, Founder and Managing Partner, Paulson & Co. Inc.; Nelson Peltz, Founding Partner, Trian Fund Management L.P.; Jane Mendillo, President and Chief Executive Officer, Harvard Management Company; Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises; and Bill Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management CEO, among others.

Exclusive coverage of the Delivering Alpha conference will be featured on CNBC and

The conference agenda is being created in collaboration with a distinguished group of advisory board members including:

Bill Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management

Leda Braga, Systematica Investments

Leon Cooperman, Omega Advisors, Inc.

Anne Dinning, D. E. Shaw & Co., L.P.

Esther Dyson, EDVenture Holdings

Mary Callahan Erdoes, J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Larry Fink, BlackRock

Richard Perry, Perry Capital

Larry Robbins, Glenview Capital Management

Barry Rosenstein, Jana Partners

Jeff Ubben, ValueAct Capital

A portion of the conference proceeds will benefit The Council for Economic Education (CEE), the nation's leading non-profit dedicated to increasing the economic and financial literacy of K-12 students.

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About CNBC:

With CNBC in the U.S., CNBC in Asia Pacific, CNBC in Europe, Middle East and Africa, CNBC World and CNBC HD , CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to approximately 371 million homes worldwide, including more than 100 million households in the United States and Canada. CNBC also provides daily business updates to 400 million households across China. The network's 15 live hours a day of business programming in North America (weekdays from 4:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and includes reports from CNBC News bureaus worldwide. CNBC at night features a mix of new reality programming, CNBC's highly successful series produced exclusively for CNBC and a number of distinctive in-house documentaries.

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About Institutional Investor:

Institutional Investor magazine is the preeminent publication capturing the emergence and growth of institutional investors since the late 1960's. Institutional Investor covers all asset owners —including pension, endowment and sovereign wealth funds — and their impact on global financial markets. In addition to the flagship magazine, Institutional Investor publishes newsletters, books, research products, electronic databases and academic publications, including the iconic Journal of Portfolio Management. Institutional Investor Forums and Memberships deliver the world's leading asset management firms and institutional investors to foster relationship-building and idea exchange during informal, interactive meetings as well as industry focused research in-between these meetings. Institutional Investor is wholly owned by Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC (ERM.L).