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2012 Texas Public Funds Investment Conference

November 15, 2012
November 16, 2012

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Omni Houston Hotel
Four Riverway
Houston, TX 77056
(713) 871-8181

The Texas Public Funds Investment Conference helps you piece together the puzzle of your county’s investment options. Experts from the financial industry and seasoned investment officers discuss changes investment officers wish to see in the Public Funds Investment Act, Europe’s effect on the United States economy, fine-tuning investment policies, the federal fiscal cliff, fraud, money market interest rates, and depository contracts. This annual conference features basic and advanced tracks with topics to meet your investing needs. The format is informal and interactive to encourage networking.

Learning Outcomes

Participants successfully completing this conference can:

Discuss changes they would like to see in the Public Funds Investment Act;

  • Understand the European financial situation’s effect on the U.S. economy;
  • Fine-tune their county’s investment policy;
  • Analyze their county’s portfolio using software and Internet resources; and
  • Understand depository contracts.

Concurrent Tracks

Both advanced and basic tracks will be available; attendees may attend either session.


Sponsorship Information

Please email  or call (800) 456-5974 for sponsorship opportunities.


Who Should Attend?

Anyone who deals with public funds is highly encouraged to attend, including:

  • County investment officers and committee members;
  • Commissioners court members, county auditors, clerks, tax-assessors and treasurers; and
  • City, school and special district board members and investment staff.