As the economy shows signs of recovery, domestic and overseas investors are moving back into European real estate private equity. But the shape of the market and nature of the risks involved are changing. There is markedly less demand for long-term capital flows, and many investors are scrutinizing their managers with intensive due diligence. Increased competition and impending regulatory developments are creating a shift in the debt markets, and with so much liquidity chasing limited supply, many managers are looking to peripheral markets to deliver returns. This summit will offer an in-depth understanding into trends that are affecting pricing, the role that leverage should play in your real estate investments, and in which regions and asset classes you will find the best risk-adjusted returns.
In the ever changing economic landscape of our days, it is challenging to find the best strategies for operating efficiently and profitably, while complying with new and emerging regulations. Grab this opportunity to attend,in order to rethink your market strategy and revolutionize your business, according to case studies from industry experts and peers, on most recent updates in the field of Life Insurance.
IMNs 4th Annual Bank & Financial Institutions Special Assets Executive Conference on Real Estate Workouts (Midwest) will be back in Chicago, September 29-30 and better than ever.
* More Banks Reported Newly Late Commercial Real Estate Loans, $117MM Increase*
* As we enter the 6th year of this cycle REO activity is increasing**
As REO activity continues to increase even as the current real estate climate changes from distress and workouts to origination and getting the money out IMNs extensive market research has put together a new program focusing on the credit issues surrounding the whole cycle of a loan, from initial credit evaluation, to risk management and loan review then workouts and we are confident origination, credit, risk management and special asset executives will attend and take away an invaluable amount of new information from our updated program.
IMN's series of Bank Real Estate Forums continues to be the only place where Special Assets, Credit, Loan Review, Risk Management, Special Servicers, REO & C-level executives can meet to discuss the latest CRE credit and workout issues. With 275-400 registered for our previous 16 Bank Real Estate forums, including 100+ credit and workout executives, IMN is excited to bring this event and its brand new agenda back to the West coast.
We are pleased to bring IMN's Real Estate General Counsel Forum back to New York for the fourth year in a row. The Forum is the premier venue for in-house legal professionals to hear best practices and industry developments from a wide spectrum of real estate industry peers. It is a valuable experience because the day and a half program features insights from attorneys at real estate developers, lenders, REITs, and operating companies, giving attendees an opportunity to glean insight from throughout the industry. Held concurrently with IMN's Real Estate CFO Forum, the event provides unmatched opportunities for networking and education.
Following the remarkable success of our UK event at the Tower of London in March, solar finance broadens its horizons and takes to the home of finance, Wall Street. The innovative event will examine how the solar industry will reach the much higher levels of investment needed to dramatically increase solar deployment, matching developers with financiers on site to create potential business deals. The event focuses on key financing topics such as yield cos, bonds and tax equity with some of the industry’s leading experts including Jigar Shah, Vishal Shah as well as 25 other high-profile speakers. With companies like Blackrock, Deutsche Bank Securities and State Street Global Advisors, the comprehensive one-day event is expecting an exceptionally high level of attendance, providing people with an assortment of networking opportunities.
We are pleased to bring IMN's Real Estate CFO Forum back to New York for the third year in a row. The Forum is the premier venue for in-house financial professionals to hear best practices and industry developments from a wide spectrum of real estate industry peers. It is a valuable experience because the day and a half program features insights from senior financial officers at real estate developers, lenders, REITs, and operating companies, giving attendees an opportunity to glean insight from throughout the industry. Held concurrently with IMN's Real Estate General Counsel Forum, the event provides unmatched opportunities for networking and education.
LISA's Annual Fall Life Settlement Conference will once again assemble a wide range of outstanding speakers whose expertise and viewpoints are in high demand both in and outside the life settlement industry. The fall event will also include specialized tracks for those focusing on the compliance portions of the industry as well as advisors looking to learn more about the life settlement option for their clients. The main conference will bring together attendees participating in all aspects of the life settlement industry including but not limited to brokers, providers, investors, funding entities, actuaries, attorneys and many other industry service professionals.
Building on the success of the 2013 SEE Private Equity Conference in Zagreb, our 2014 SEE Private Equity and Mergers & Acquisitions Forum will provide a platform for international and regional investors and market stakeholders to meet and discuss the future of the Southeast European Private Equity and M&A markets.