About the Conference

Now in its twelfth year, the TMA Distressed Investing Conference is the preferred meeting place for corporate restructuring and distressed investing professionals. Join your colleagues in Las Vegas to connect with deal partners, meet with capital providers, and network with the industry’s leading professionals. 
 
Who Should Attend
The conference is a can’t-miss event for all distressed investing professionals:
  • Hedge fund managers
  • Intermediaries
  • Distressed debt purchasers
  • Bank loan sale professionals
  • Workout lenders
  • Restructuring professionals
  • High yield investors
  • Private equity groups
  • CLO managers
  • Investment bankers
  • Senior lenders
  • Second lien lenders
  • Attorneys

 

Important News & Information

Closing Keynote Speaker Announced

The closing keynote speaker is Michael Psaros, a co-founder and managing partner of KPS Capital Partners, LP. Learn more here. 

Hotel Deadline Approaching

Make your hotel reservations by January 15 to receive the discounted room block rate. After the deadline, reservations will be accepted on a space-available basis and higher rates may apply. To receive the discounted room rate, please mention TMA when making your reservations.

Registration Is Now Open

Registration is open for the 2018 TMA Distressed Investing Conference! Learn more here.

Our Sponsors

ConferenceAgenda

Tuesday, February 6, 2018  
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
 
TMA Chair's Reception*
Mozart
Wednesday, February 7, 2018  
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Operations Committee Meeting*
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Executive Board Executive Session*
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Joint Executive Board/Board of Trustees Meeting*
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Chapter Presidents Council Meeting*
2:00 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
 
Registration Open
Sponsored by Hahn & Hessen LLP
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
 
Making Connections:
First Time Attendee Reception

Sponsored by Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
 
Certification Oversight Committee Meeting*
Schubert
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

 
Joint Education Session with CFA:
ABCC Market Update 2018: Another Record Year -
So Now What?
5:45 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.





 
Joint Opening Reception with CFA
Sponsored by Bradley Arant Boult Cummings,
Crystal Financial LLC, Hilco Global, 
LBC Credit Partners, Inc.,
Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP,
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP,
Winston & Strawn LLP, and
Wells Fargo Capital Finance
Thursday, February 8, 2018  
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 
Registration Open
Sponsored by Hahn & Hessen LLP
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Attendee Lounge Open
8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. Networking Breakfast
8:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Opening Keynote: Neely Tamminga
9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
 
Networking Break
Sponsored by Gordon Brothers
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Soundbites from Industry Leaders
10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
 
Networking Break
Sponsored by Gordon Brothers
10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

 
Potential Impact of Political, Labor, Tax, and
Immigration Reform on U.S. Supply of
Skilled and Unskilled Labor
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Networking Lunch
12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Capital Markets/Distressed Investing Trends
1:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
 
Networking Break
Sponsored by Gordon Brothers
1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Changing Stalking Horses Mid-Stream
2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
 
Networking Break
Sponsored by Gordon Brothers
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
 
Closing Keynote: Michael Psaros
Sponsored by SSG Capital Advisors, LLC
3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

 
Distressed Martini Bar
Sponsored by Loughlin Management
Partners & Company
3:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Turnaround Capital Forum
Friday, February 9, 2018  
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Grab n' Go Networking Breakfast &
One-on-One Meetings

*Invite only.
Agenda subject to change.

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HotelReservations

Encore at The Wynn

3131 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109

  • Online Reservations: Click here
  • Reservations Phone: (866) 770-7555 or (702) 770-2222
  • Room rate: $239/night
  • Reservation Deadline: January 15, 2018

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