Call for papers for the Fifth Joint BIS/World Bank Public Investors Conference

Basel, Switzerland, 17-18 November 2014

The Bank for International Settlements and the World Bank are jointly organising the Fifth Joint Public Investors Conference.

The conference is targeted at 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 to facilitate an ongoing dialogue between the reserve and asset management specialists of the participating organisations, encouraging knowledge sharing and collaboration across organisations, and fostering the development and dissemination of the best practices in public sector portfolio and risk management. The event will take place at the Bank for International Settlements, Basel, Switzerland, on Monday 17 and Tuesday 18 November 2014.

Papers should be submitted (extended abstracts will also be considered) in electronic format by Thursday 31 July 2014.