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Annual Conference for the Investor and Business Elite to be Held on July 18, 2018 at The Pierre in New York City
Delivering Alpha's Distinguished Advisory Board Represents More Than $12 Trillion Assets Under Management
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., March 14, 2018—CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, and Institutional Investor today announced the eighth annual Delivering Alpha conference scheduled for July 18, 2018 at The Pierre in New York City.
This elite conference brings together the biggest names in the hedge fund, private equity 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 2017 Delivering Alpha conference featured Steven Mnuchin, the 77th United States Secretary of the Treasury; Jamie Dimon, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, JPMorgan Chase & Co.; Raymond Dalio, Founder, Chairman and Chief Investment Officer, Bridgewater Associates; Julian H. Robertson Jr., Co-Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Tiger Management; Mary Callahan Erdoes, Chief Executive Officer, J.P. Morgan Asset Management; and Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, The Blackstone Group.
Exclusive coverage of the Delivering Alpha conference will be featured on CNBC and CNBC.com.
The conference agenda is being created in collaboration with a distinguished group of advisory board members, which represent more than $12 trillion in assets under management:
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.
For more information about the 2018 Delivering Alpha conference including registration and sponsorship opportunities, log on to: http://www.deliveringalpha.com.
With CNBC in the U.S., CNBC in Asia Pacific, CNBC in Europe, Middle East and Africa, and CNBC World, CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to more than 409 million homes worldwide, including more than 91 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.
CNBC also has a vast portfolio of digital products which deliver real-time financial market news and information across a variety of platforms including: CNBC.com; CNBC PRO, the premium, integrated desktop/mobile service that provides live access to CNBC programming, exclusive video content and global market data and analysis; a suite of CNBC mobile products including the CNBC Apps for iOS, Android and Windows devices; and additional products such as the CNBC App for the Apple Watch and Apple TV.
Members of the media can receive more information about CNBC and its programming on the NBCUniversal Media Village Web site at http://www.nbcumv.com/programming/cnbc.
For more information about NBCUniversal, please visit http://www.NBCUniversal.com.
About Institutional Investor:
For fifty-one years, Institutional Investor has consistently distinguished itself as the world's foremost financial publication and convener of global institutional investors. By leveraging Institutional Investor, exclusive memberships, forums, industry benchmarks, award-winning content, and workflow solutions such as capital placement, Institutional Investor is the essential hub for the world's financial decision-makers. www.institutionalinvestor.com.
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