Emerging Manager Forum New York
April 22-23, 2020

CTAExpo/Emerging Manager Forum New York, April 22-23, 2020 at the Stewart Hotel is designed to provide CTA’s, FX Traders and Emerging Alternative Managers the foundation of knowledge they need from both an operational and marketing perspective to raise AUM, and the opportunity to network with Family Offices, Professional Capital Raisers, Individual Investors, Allocators and IRA’s looking to identify trading talent as a source of Alpha. CTA Expo also offers speakers on how managers can grow their business, gain access to capital sources, and how allocators can more effectively manage their portfolios. A two day conference consisting of speakers and panels combined with extensive networking opportunities. All Attendees can attend any of the presentations throughout day 2 or decide to talk and network with other industry professionals. Traders will receive a special invitation to Emerging Manager Connect on April 22, EMF Connect offers managers the opportunity to book one on one meetings with allocators and discuss their trading strategies. For Emerging Managers this represents a unique opportunity to expand their network and develop meaningful relationships that will enable them to grow their AUM and create a successful business.

Emerging Manager Forum Connect – April 22

Offers managers the opportunity to book one-on-one meetings with allocators and discuss their trading strategies. For Emerging Managers this represents a unique opportunity to expand their network and develop meaningful relationships.

Main Program – April 23

The second day of CTAExpo Chicago features speakers and panels selected to give insights on how managers can more effectively build their businesses and raise AUM and how investors can better make informed decisions for their portfolios. Day Two also features The Alternative Shark Tank, always a conference favorite introduced in 2016, with four managers that use different strategies and have different levels of AUM making 10 minute presentations to a panel of industry experts.


Present your strategy to potential investors.

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Exchange business cards with asset allocators, 3rd party marketers, industry professionals and your peers


An opportunity to meet with your investors and provide them with in-person updates


Seminars throughout the day provide managers with insight, from compliance to sales, in growing your CTA

What to Expect at the CTA Expo

CTA Expo and Emerging Manager Forum founders Frank Pusateri and Bucky Issacson discuss what to expect and why alternative fund managers and should attend these gatherings of investors and asset allocators.

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Lifetime Achievement Award

The 2019 recipient of the CTA EXPO / Emerging Manager Forum Lifetime Achievement Award for outstanding contributions to the Alternative Industry is Peter Borish.

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Stewart Hotel

We have negotiated a discounted rate at The Stewart Hotel for New York attendees. You may contact the hotel to make reservations at 212-563-1800 and provide group CTA EXPO 2020 when booking.

CTA Expo Mobile

Get started planning your day at CTA EXPO. Review the agenda, see what CTAs are presenting, and who’s attending via your mobile phone. No App to download–simply visit www.ctaexpo.com on your smartphone or tablet. Access to the list of attendees is provided only for those who are registered for CTA Expo. > Access attendees list