Joint BIS/ECB/World Bank Conference on Strategic Asset Allocation

The Bank for International Settlements, the World Bank, and the European Central Bank are jointly organizing a conference on Strategic Asset Allocation for Central Banks and Sovereign Wealth Managers.

The conference is targeted at quantitative experts from the community of central banks and sovereign wealth managers (including commodity savings funds and sovereign pension funds) as well as academics. It aims at fostering the development and dissemination of best practices in the area of strategic asset allocation, facilitating knowledge sharing across organisations, and encouraging collaboration and an on-going dialogue between reserves and asset management specialists of the participating organisations. The event takes place at the European Central Bank, Frankfurt, Germany on 24 and 25 November 2008.