Florida Alternative Investment Association Accepts First Cryptocurrency Membership Payment, Hosts Triple Play Forum on Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

MIAMI, FL (April 9, 2018) — The Florida Alternative Investment Association (FLAIA), the state’s leading organization of asset managers, will host the Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain & Cryptocurrency (ABC) Forum 2018, a two-day conference April 25-26 on key developments in the burgeoning field of cryptocurrencies, with the latest updates on initial coin offerings, regulations, futures, ETFs, trading and investing.

“The year 2018 has been a rollercoaster ride for investors and managers who are active in the cryptocurrency field,” said Michael Corcelli, Founder of FLAIA and Miami-based […]

April 9th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|

Alexander’s Michael Corcelli Featured on Cover of South Florida Business & Wealth Magazine

March 28th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|

FLAIA, Beacon Council Offer Education Talk on Hedge Fund Industry in Greater Miami

MIAMI (August 29, 2016) — The Florida Alternative Investment Association is pleased to announce its partnership with The Beacon Council Banking & Finance Committee as the two organizations co-sponsor a Sept. 21 panel discussion on the growth of the hedge fund and private equity industry in Greater Miami.

“We strongly believe this discussion panel will offer a solid round of information on what it will take to drive the continued growth of the alternative investment industry in the Greater Miami area,” said Michael Corcelli, co-founder of FLAIA and managing member of […]

August 29th, 2016|Categories: Press Releases|

Phil Falcone and CNBC to Present at Alpha Hedge East

IMN & FLAIA present the 22nd Annual Alpha Hedge East Conference

CNBC will be broadcasting a live interview with Phil Falcone at IMN and FLAIA 22nd Annual Alpha Hedge East in Palm Beach on February 29.

Join us as CNBC’s Maneet Ahuja interviews Phil Falcone of HC2 Holdings. In addition to her work on CNBC, Maneet is the author of the book “The Alpha Masters” and Phil Falcone’s investment acumen and legacy are no […]

February 29th, 2016|Categories: Press Releases|

Nanette Aguirre of Greenberg Traurig Joins the Board of FLAIA

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Nanette Aguirre of Greenberg Traurig Joins Board Of Florida Alternative Investment Association

MIAMI (February 24, 2016) – Veteran attorney Nanette Aguirre of Greenberg Traurig, who focuses her practice on derivatives and structured financial products as shareholder of the Corporate & Securities group, has joined the board of the Florida Alternative Investment Association, announced Michael Corcelli, chairman and founder of the Miami-based organization.

“Nanette brings years of experience in negotiating all forms of international derivatives, trading and prime brokerage deals with global institutions,” said Corcelli, who is chief investment officer of […]

February 29th, 2016|Categories: Press Releases|

A Global Macro Perspective 2016

Miami, December 1, 2015 – In conjunction with Miami’s Art Basel, the Florida Alternative Investment Association (FLAIA) presented “A Global Macro Perspective 2016.” The evening discussion was hosted by Akerman LLP, the largest full service commercial law firm in Florida, and moderated by Thomas Trujillo, partner with KPMG. Opening the event, Rainford Knight, Ph. D., board member of FLAIA, stated that the not-for-profit began in 2007 when Michael Corcelli, founder and chairman, became frustrated with the absence of a hedge fund community in South Florida. Michael began hosting dinners with […]

February 9th, 2016|Categories: Events, Press Releases|

Alpha Hedge East 2016 to Feature Ash Williams as Keynote Speaker

Palm Beach Hedge Fund Event to Feature Ash Williams, Florida Pension Fund Executive, As Keynote Speaker

PALM BEACH GARDENS, FLA. (January 25, 2016) — The 22nd Annual Alpha Hedge East Conference is pleased to announce that Ash Williams, Executive Director and CIO of the Florida State Board of Administration, will serve as a keynote speaker during the two-day event scheduled for February 29 – March 1.

Williams is responsible for managing approximately $180 billion in assets including those of the Florida Retirement System, the fifth largest public pension fund in the United States. […]

January 28th, 2016|Categories: Press Releases|