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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

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:

  • Christopher J. Ailman, Chief Investment Officer, California State Teachers' Retirement System
  • Mary Callahan Erdoes, Chief Executive Officer, J.P. Morgan Asset Management
  • Scott Evans, Chief Investment Officer, New York City Retirement Systems
  • Larry Fink, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, BlackRock
  • Sonia Gardner, President, Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Avenue Capital Group
  • Suni Harford, Head of Investments, UBS Asset Management
  • Paul Tudor Jones II, Founder, Co-Chairman and Chief Investment Officer, Tudor Investment Corporation
  • Marc Levine, Chairman, Illinois State Board of Investment
  • Kristi Mitchem, President and Chief Executive Officer, Wells Fargo Asset Management
  • Ronald P. O'Hanley, President and Chief Operating Officer, State Street Corporation
  • Dan Stern, Founder and Co-Chief Executive Officer, Reservoir Capital Group
  • David C. Villa, Chief Investment Officer and Chairman, State of Wisconsin Investment Board

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 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.

For more information contact:

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m: 201.615.2787

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m: 201.753.8107