Since 2016 the New York event on April 27, 2017 has been a combination of Emerging Manager Forum and CTA Expo. The Expo / Forum is a one day conference consisting of speakers and panels combined with extensive networking opportunities. Attendees can attend any of the presentations throughout the day or decide to talk and network with other industry professionals. In 2016, the events in New York and Chicago again had capacity attendance and the Miami Forum registrations were up over 20% with over 100 attendees from the Florida Alternative Investment Community.


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 2016 recipient of the CTA EXPO Life Time Achievement Award, for outstanding contributions to managed futures, is Sol Waksman. Mr. Waksman is the founder and CEO of BarclayHedge, a leading independent, research-based provider of information and data services to the alternative investment industry founded in 1985.  .

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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 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