World Alternative Investment Summit Canada 2007

    MONTREAL, Nov. 1 /CNW/ - Canadian Hedge Watch Inc. (CHW) and the Canadian
Institute of Financial Planners (CIFPs) in conjunction with its strategic
partner Dubai International Financial Centre are pleased to confirm the final
line-up for World Alternative Investment Summit, Canada 2007 taking place at
the Hilton Bonaventure hotel on November 5 - 7, 2007 in downtown Montreal
    The Alternative Investment event is in its sixth year and includes a
2 1/2 -day, 3 track agenda featuring hedge funds, private equity, exchange
traded funds, emerging global markets, flow through shares and more. In
addition the event features 18 fund companies within three Capital
Introduction Showcase sessions.
    Speakers and panelists include Andrew Alford (Goldman Sachs), Doctor Ian
Bremmer (Eurasia Group), Pat Bolland (Business News Network), Leon Bitton
(Montreal Exchange), Jerry Davis (New Orleans Retirement System), Howard
Atkinson (Horizons Beta Pro), Cameron MacDonald (Goodwood), Louis Doyle
(Montreal TSX Venture Exchange), Rick Nathan (CanadianVenture Capital and
Private Equity Assoc.), Sandy Hershaw (Flow Through Association of Canada),
Grahame Lyons (Claymore Investments), Glen MacNeill (Sentry Select), John
Rekenthaler (Morningstar), Larry Berman (ETF Capital Management), John Lee
(Mau Capital) and many more.
    The event has attracted leading industry participants from the US,
Europe, Asia and Canada itself.
    Tony Sanfelice, President & CEO of CHW says "more and more traditional
investors and financial planners are coming to our event each year looking for
opportunities in the growing area of alternative investments". Mr. Sanfelice
estimates the growing global hedge fund market to be around $2 trillion
dollars in assets ($1.4 trillion according to HFR US as at Dec 31, 2006) and
estimates the global industry to reach $3 trillion to $4 trillion by 2010.

    For agenda details, or to register, please visit or
    contact Liane or Terry at the following number 416-848-0277 by Friday
    November 2nd, 2007 or on-site afterwards. The event will take place at
    the Hilton Bonaventure Hotel located at 900 de La Gauchetiere Ouest,
    Montreal PQ (across from VIA Rail station).

For further information:

For further information: For agenda details, or to register, please
visit or contact Liane or Terry at the following number (416)
848-0277 by Friday November 2nd, 2007 or on-site afterwards

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