Whether you want to raise capital, spot a good investment opportunity or practise your business pitch, investment summits are great opportunities for those interested in investing.

Throughout May, there are a bunch of investment summits happening across the globe. We’ve selected just a few of the most intriguing events, but there are plenty more out there.

Crowd Invest Summit

LA, 1–2 May

The Crowd Invest Summit gets investors in touch with crowdfunding start-ups, issuers and real estate investment. It’s the first event of its kind, and focuses on online fundraising and investing. If you plan on keeping on top of the future of investing, make sure you’re in LA in May.

Middle East Investment Summit

Dubai, 7–8 May

The Middle East Investment Summit is three conferences in one: Hedge Funds World, Private Equity World and Real Estate Investment World. Hosted in Dubai’s Ritz-Carlton, it’s an opportunity to get in touch with high-profile investors in the Middle East.

Multi-Asset Investing Summit

Online, 9–10 May

If you’re not able to travel anywhere in May, the Multi-Asset Investing Summit might be an ideal option for you. This is a great chance to talk to industry experts for advice. Best of all, entry is free; you just need to register for one of the two main events (Using Multi-Asset Strategies or Multi-Asset Outlook and Opportunities).

Cyber Investing Summit

New York, 15 May

Hosted in New York’s Financial District, the Cyber Investing Summit explores the soon-to-be trillion-dollar cybersecurity industry. Given the rising costs of cybercrime (expected to hit US$6 trillion by 2021), the cybersecurity sector represents an exciting investment opportunity, so if this has piqued your interest, GA tickets go for US$385.

DACH Summit

Munich, 15–16 May

The DACH Summit Munich is hosted by Investment Europe in the Hotel Bayerischer Hof. The event focuses on investment in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (aka the DACH region) and brings together key fund selectors and asset managers to share strategies on investment and portfolio management.

Asian Investment Summit

Hong Kong, 30–31 May

Hosted in Hong Kong’s luxurious Ritz-Carlton, the thirteenth Asian Investment Summit is Asia’s foremost gathering of individual fund, insurance and asset management industries. Organised by magazine AsianInvestor, the event draws on a wide range of expert opinions.
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