2019 Spring PERC Symposium

Thursday May 30, 2019 to Friday May 31, 2019 • University of Oxford

We hope you will join us on May 30-31, 2019 at the inaugural Spring PERC Symposium held at the University of Oxford. Similar in structure and style to the longstanding PERC Symposium held in the fall in Chapel Hill, NC, this event will supplement and bring new topics to light. More

2019 Active Management Research Symposium

Friday September 6, 2019 • Wells Fargo Learning Center, 150 East 42nd Street, New York, NY, USA

The symposium is hosted by the Active Management Research Alliance (AMRA), a multi-university initiative promoting research on active portfolio management strategies and alternative investments. Founded as part of the Institute for Private Capital ( in 2018, AMRAs research and operations are managed by an advisory board of leading academics from top business schools. Currently, AMRA’s primary area of focus is the intersection of public and private markets and the role of hedge funds and other active managers in the financial intermediation process. More

UNC Real Estate Research Symposium

Thursday October 3, 2019 to Friday October 4, 2019

The Commercial Real Estate Data Alliance (CREDA), part of the IPC, will host a research symposium at the Rizzo Center in Chapel Hill, NC. Designed to bring together practitioners and academics, the symposium will allow for presentation of new work in real estate and allow for discussion and collaboration to help find, gain and organize data in commercial real estate. More


Friday November 22, 2019 • Beijing, China

Please join us for our upcoming research symposium this November in Beijing. The conference is hosted by the Tsinghua PBC School of Finance and the Institute for Private Capital (IPC) which is an affiliated center of the UNC’s Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise. The conference will focus on the broad field of private capital and alternative investments including research on buyouts, distressed securities, mezzanine financing, private credit, venture capital, hedge funds, real estate/assets, asset allocation, and portfolio management. More