8:00 am - REGISTRATION & NETWORKING BREAKFAST
9:15 am - MACRO PERSPECTIVES: ADAPTING TO HIGHER INTEREST RATES AND ECONOMIC UNCERTAINTY
Senior Vice President, Research Analyst
Compass Point Research & Trading
Founder & CEO
Star Mountain Capital, LLC
CEO & Managing Partner
Sheridan Asset Management, LLC
Comvest Credit Partners
10:00 am - INVESTOR AND LENDER PERSPECTIVES: ASSESSING SPECIALTY FINANCE COMPANIES
Global Head of Investment Banking
Co-President, FS KKR Capital Corp. & Head of Private Credit
Co-CEO & Co-Founder
10:45 am - MORNING NETWORKING BREAK
11:15 am - FINANCING AND RISK MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES FOR SPECIALTY FINANCE COMPANIES: WHAT COMES NEXT?
Co-founder & Partner
Riverside Risk Advisors
SVP of Capital Markets
Barings BDC, Inc.
Managing Director, Investment Banking, Financial Services Group
SLR Capital Partners
12:00 pm - REGULATORY DEVELOPMENTS IN SPECIALTY FINANCE
12:30pm - 1:45pm
12:45pm - 1:45pm INTEGRATING ESG CONSIDERATIONS INTO SPECIALTY FINANCE
1:45pm - 3:15pm ROUNDTABLE 1: INTEREST RATE HEDGING FOR SPECIALTY FINANCE FIRMS
Choose your topic for an interactive discussion with fellow attendees on the most pressing issues facing the industry. Network at small tables and participate in lively topical conversation. This provides an excellent opportunity to meet your industry peers in a unique setting.
1:45pm - 3:15pm ROUNDTABLE 2: THE EVOLVING ROLE OF TECHNOLOGY IN SPECIALTY FINANCE
1:45pm - 3:15pm ROUNDTABLE 3: ALTERNATIVE ASSET CLASSES & RISK MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES FOR INVESTORS
This roundtable features innovations in specialty finance that have impacted the evolution of the space. The session is an open forum to discuss asset classes that are relatively new or are generating significant interest and strategies for investors to manage risk in this challenging environment.
3:15pm - 4:15pm
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