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Boston Investment Adviser Compliance Symposium

August 6 – 8, 2019
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Boston Investment Adviser Compliance Symposium 2019
August 6-8, 2019

Venue:

Royal Sonesta Boston
40 Edwin Land Blvd.,
Cambridge, MA 02142

A Solid Foundation in the Investment Advisers Act of 1940

NRS is offering three days of interactive compliance education led by seasoned legal and compliance industry experts. On days 1 and 2, instructors will detail each of the Advisers Act’s key sections, sharing insight, perspective and practical advice about implementing strong internal controls that will support you and your firm’s compliance program. On day 3, courses are designed to give participants added opportunities to appreciate the nuances of the compliance profession through group discussions and interactive elements that highlight professional ethics, soft skills most useful in the compliance profession, and SEC examinations and enforcement trends.

The NRS IACCP and Core Programs are co-sponsored by:

IAA Investment Adviser Association

Continuing Education Credit Information for Investment Adviser Compliance Symposia.

DAY 1: August 6

7:30 AM – 8:15 AM (ET)
Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:15 AM – 8:30 AM (ET)
Welcome and Introduction

8:30 AM – 10:30 AM (ET)
Introduction to the Advisers Act:  Framework, Registration, Exclusions and Exemptions; Exempt Reporting Advisers; Private Fund Advisers and More

10:45 AM–12:45 PM (ET)
Books and Records Requirements for Investment Advisers

12:45 PM – 2:00 PM (ET)
Lunch provided by NRS

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM (ET)
Two Persistent Compliance Challenges: Insider Trading and Advisory Contracts

4:00 PM – 4:15 PM (ET)
Day’s Wrap

DAY 2: Wednesday, August 7

7:30 AM – 8:15 AM (ET)
Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:15 AM – 8:30 AM (ET)
Welcome and Introduction

8:30 AM – 10:30 AM (ET)
Understanding Fiduciary Duties and a Sweep of Anti-Fraud Provisions  of the Advisers Act

10:45 AM – 12:45 PM (ET)
Advisers Act Anti-Fraud Rules: Custody, Political Contributions, Solicitors and Proxy Voting Requirements

12:45 PM – 2:00 PM (ET)
Lunch provided by NRS

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM (ET)
Compliance Programs Rules and Strategies for Managing Your Annual Review

4:00 PM – 4:15 PM (ET)
Day’s Wrap

DAY 3: Thursday, August 8

7:30 AM – 8:15 AM (ET)
Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:15 AM – 8:30 AM (ET)
Welcome and Introduction

8:30 AM – 10:30 AM (ET)
Professional Ethics: Ethical Decision-Making for Compliance Professionals (approved for IACCP Ethics credit)

10:45 AM – 12:45 PM (ET)
Critical Skills for High-Performance Compliance Professionals: Closing the Circle

12:45 PM – 2:00 PM (ET)
Lunch provided by NRS

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM (ET)
SEC Examination and Enforcement Update for IAs

4:00 PM – 4:15 PM (ET)
Day’s Wrap

  • Kara J. Brown: SVP, General Counsel and Compliance Officer, Cabot Properties, Inc.
  • Anne Buckley: Chief Compliance Officer, Palladium Capital Advisors, LLC
  • Doug Cornelius: Chief Compliance Officer, Beacon Capital Partners
  • Scot Draeger: General Counsel and CCO, R.M. Davis, Inc.
  • Anthony M. Drenzek: Special Regulatory Counsel, Proskauer
  • Jonathan Forman: Counsel, BakerHostetler
  • Genna Garver: Partner, Troutman Sanders LLP
  • Paul Glenn: Special Counsel, Investment Adviser Association
  • William A. Haddad: Esq., Pasquarello Fink Haddad LLC
  • Richard F. Kerr: Partner, K&L Gates LLP
  • Mary Lomasney: Head of Compliance and Legal US, JOHCM, Inc.
  • David Lui: Co-Editor, Modern Compliance
  • Richard Marshall: Partner, Katten Munchin Rosenman
  • Michael McGrath: Partner, K&L Gates
  • John O’Neill: Director and Senior Counsel, Affiliated Managers Group, Inc.
  • Kevin Turton: Consultant, NRS
  • Kurt Wachholz: Executive Consultant and Director Education, NRS

The Boston Symposium courses are being held at:

Royal Sonesta Boston
40 Edwin Land Blvd.,
Cambridge, MA 02142
Tel: 617-806-4200

National Regulatory Services (NRS) conferences and seminars are designed to meet criteria for continuing education credits for attorneys, CPA/accountants, certified financial planners, IACCP® designees and other compliance and legal professionals.

NRS is listed on the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) Registry as an Approved Provider of CPE credits for accountants and as a sponsor of CFP continuing education credits with the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards. The State Bar of California recognizes NRS as an approved provider of CLE credits for attorneys. CLE credits are available for most other states and may vary according to your state’s regulations.

For more information on continuing education or the NRS Financial Hardship Policy,
call 1‐860-435-0200860-435-0200 or email continuinged@nrs-inc.com.

Maximum Recommended credit hours for three-day Symposium:

CLE = 18 credits (based on a 60 – minute hour)
CPE = 18 credits in the Regulatory Ethics field of study (based on a 50 – minute hour)
CFP = pending approval (based on a 50 – minute hour)
IACCP = 18 general credits (based on a 50 – minute hour)

View the NRS Continuing Education Guide

National Regulatory Services is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org

Special rates for single or multi-date attendance at the Boston Investment Adviser Compliance Symposium are available now. Don’t miss the chance to save on registration!

Contact us for more information or call 1-(860)-435-0200 today.