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International Investing Presented at Capital Link's 12th Annual Closed-End Funds & Global ETFs Forum

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Apr 11, 2013) - International Investing is one of the topics featured at Capital Link's 12th Annual Closed-Ends Funds & Global ETFs Forum which will take place on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at the Metropolitan Club in New York City.

This event is the only industry educational, marketing, and networking event to combine closed-end funds and ETFs. The conference consistently draws over 1,000 professionals every year. Financial advisors, institutional investors, RIAs, private bankers, financial planners, fund and asset managers, analysts, and financial media utilize this forum not only as a resource for sharing and evaluating the latest CEF and ETP/ETF products and trends, but also as an interactive platform for enhancing visibility and establishing the right connections.

"International Investing" Presenters and Topics:

  • "The Mexico Fund" by Eduardo Solano, Investor Relations VP - The Mexico Fund, Inc. ( NYSE : MXF )
  • "Emerging Markets" by James Upton, Managing Director, Senior Portfolio Specialist for Global Emerging Markets Team - Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. ( NYSE : MSF )
  •  "The Case for Asian Fixed Income" by Donald Amstad, Director, Aberdeen Asset Management Asia - Aberdeen Asset Management ( NYSE MKT : FAX )
  • "Investment Opportunities in European Equities" by David Wertheim, Director, Senior Investment Specialist for European Equities / Commodities - Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management ( NYSE : GF ); ( NYSE : CEE ); ( NYSE : EEA )
  • "Investment Opportunities in Mexico" by Maria Eugenia Pichardo, Portfolio Manager - Mexico Equity & Income Fund ( NYSE : MXE )

There are presentations and panel discussion and industry roundtables on various topics such as:

THE STATE OF THE INDUSTRY: The State of the Closed-End Fund Industry in 2013; The State of the ETP/ETF Industry in 2013
A Recap & Outlook on TIPS Securities & Inflation; Active Cash Management: Cash & Short Duration Investments; Investing in the Senior Loan Market through CEFs & ETFs; Opportunities in Credit - A Focus on Senior Loans; Innovation in Fixed Income Products; Investment Opportunities in Municipal Bonds; Preferred Securities - Potential for High Income with Attractive Relative Value; The Senior Loan Portfolio Market
THE ENERGY RENAISSANCE & MLPs: The Energy Renaissance: Investing Across the Entire Energy Value Chain; The Shale Revolution: What it Means for MLPs; Investment Alternatives & Strategies in the MLP Sector through CEFs & ETFs
INTERNATIONAL INVESTING: The Mexico Fund; Emerging Markets; The Case for Asian Fixed Income; Investment Opportunities in European Equities; Mexico: The Smart Alternative Investment;
EQUITY & TOTAL RETURN INVESTING: Global Listed Infrastructure & MLPs; The Energy Renaissance & Upstream Income Opportunities
THE USE OF LEVERAGE & CEFS: Leverage & Derivatives in CEFs
CURRENCY HEDGING: The Case for Currency Hedging
INDUSTRY ROUNDTABLES: Closed-End Fund Industry Roundtable; ETP/ETF Industry Roundtable
RISK MITIGATION STRATEGIES: Minimum Volatility Exposure to the Equity Markets; Equity Volatility Management
INVESTING FOR YIELD THROUGH ETPs: Yield Solutions: Alternative strategies using ETPs
COMMODITIES & PRECIOUS METALS: Outlook for Precious Metals; GLDI: Generating Yield on Gold; Commodity ETFs
CAPITAL RAISING & DISTRIBUTION FOR CEFS & ETFS: The Evolution of Capital Raising & The New Distribution Model for CEFs & ETFs

Aberdeen Asset Management; Alerian; ALPS Distributors, Inc.; Calamos Investments; CBOE - Chicago Board Options Exchange; Cohen & Steers; Credit Suisse; Cushing MLP Asset Management; Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management; Eaton Vance; ETF Securities (US) LLC; ETFGI; First Trust Advisors; Fitch Ratings; Four Wood Capital Partners LLC; Index Universe / ETF Analytics; ING Investment Management; Invesco PowerShares; iShares by BlackRock; Kayne Anderson; Legg Mason; Mexico Equity & Income Fund; The Mexico Fund, Inc.; Morgan Stanley; Morningstar, Inc.; Nuveen Investments, Inc. ; NYSE EURONEXT; Pichardo Asset Management; PIMCO; Swank Capital; Symphony Asset Management; Tortoise Capital; US Commodity Funds, LLC; Wall Street Letter; Western Asset

Financial Advisors and qualified Investors can attend the morning and afternoon sessions at no cost. The event qualifies for up to 9 hours of credit for continuing education.

For the full agenda and to register, please visit: http://forums.capitallink.com/cef/2013/index.html

Capital Link is a global investor relations firm with strategic concentration, among other, on CEFs and ETFs with a track record of industry expertise spanning 15+ years. Capital Link organizes annually a series of investment forums in New York, London and Athens. The Annual Capital Link Closed-End Funds & Global ETFs Forum has a 12-year history and attracts annually 1,000+ delegates.