CAASA Events

Montréal Méchoui 2019

Thursday, August 22, 2019. The event always takes place on Notre Dame Island (at the Jamaica Pavilion or at the Terrasse du Lac). Its success is largely due to its unique character: the location, the format, the menu. In short, it has a winning recipe that ensures the participation of all levels of our financial community’s ecosystem. Current leaders, semi-retired former executives, the rising guard, emerging managers, and a good balance of companies, including important service providers, all attend the gathering.

A Liquid Alternative Primer for Mutual Fund Dealers

Wednesday, September 11, 2019. The long-awaited (since March 2013) modernization of National Instrument 81-102 in January this year allowed IIROC dealers to distribute Alternative strategy funds to their ‘true retail’ clients. This is a joint event with the FMFD (Federation of Mutual Fund Dealers), which is a member of CAASA. Registration to open soon.

Using Public Opinion Polls Within Your Marketing Strategy

Wednesday, September 18, 2019. The best marketing strategies are based upon a true understanding of market conditions and opinions. The use of statistically significant market data can be used to understand and improve relationships with end customers, go-to-market channels or intermediaries, strategic partners or even competitors. The presentation will cover some of the basics of polling.

Concordia University Career Panel

Tuesday, September 24, 2019. Concordia University and CAASA are proud to present a panel discussion and networking event on the Canadian hedge fund industry and career opportunities therein exclusively for Kenneth Woods Portfolio Management Program students.

Your Alternatives: A Look at How to Use Alts in a HNW Portfolio & Best Ideas Showcase (Vancouver)

Thursday, October 3, 2019. This event is designed to bring together Investment Advisors, Family Offices, Consultants, and Alternative Managers to discuss how HNW and family offices deploy alternative strategies and assets in their portfolios.

Private Equity / Venture Capital Day: Government of Canada / CAASA Speed-Dating session

Wednesday, October 16, 2019. Part 1: Together with the Government of Canada’s Consulate General in NYC, we are putting CAASA member companies in front of Canada-based SFOs and MFOs in a speed-dating event.

Private Equity / Venture Capital Day: Access to Private Fund & the Canadian PE/VC Landscape

Wednesday, October 16, 2019. Part 2: This session will consist of two panels followed by a reception. It will first be lead with an introduction of PE/VC by industry leaders, then a panel covering more technical areas such as fund structures and the other on the landscape in Canada for PE/VC (access to B-round financing etc.).

CAASA Annual Conference 2019

Monday, November 4 - Tuesday Nov, 5, 2019. The CAASA Annual Conference brings together speakers and participants for two days of panels and break-out sessions that will focus on key issues facing investors and managers in Canada and elsewhere. Register now.
CAASA Charity Ski Day: Ski for the Duke

CAASA Charity Ski Day: Ski for the Duke

Thursday, March 5th, 2020. Get your snowboard and ski's polished up for CAASA’s Inaugural Charity Ski Day in support of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award.