2017 SALT Conference  AKA Skybridge Alternatives conference takes place in Las Vegas every year – the first one in the post Mooch era is  taking place on May 17th, 18th and 19th – we were unable to attend this year so see below for some coverage from other media outlets on the most exciting conference of the year. You can see our 2016 coverage of the event here.

Links and resources for SALT 2017 Conference below

2017 SALT Conference
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A rolling update

Real Talk at Day 1

SALT Spotlight: Jeffrey Gundlach, or a Reasonable Facsimile Thereof

Anthony Scaramucci, Hedge Fund Showman, Finds Himself in Limbo

Jim Chanos slams Express Scripts and Mallinckrodt over high drug …

SALT Spotlight: If You’re Not Short Tesla What Would You Be Short?

Washington dreams on hold, Scaramucci revels in Las Vegas glow

SALT Spotlight: Why Sarepta is a Buy

SCARAMUCCI: Trump could still be ‘one of our best presidents in …]

Time up on Trump trade, hedge funds look abroad

OPEC ‘no longer in control’ of oil prices

SALT Spotlight: Cyber Threats, North Korea and Iran. What’s the …

Third Point’s Loeb surfs on as hedge fund washout continues

What general election? David Cameron jets to LAS VEGAS to …

Nassim Nicholas Taleb Sees Worse Tail Risks Than In 2007

Sam Zell Concerned About ‘Cacophony’ From White House

Sternlicht, Rodriguez, Lasry And Robbins CNBC Interview

Wall Street Wonders What’s Next After Trump Jolts Markets

Bill Ackman has a plan to save Trump’s presidency

David Rubenstein: Don’t Expect Tax Reform in 2017 #SALT2017

Zell: Retail Problems Not the Same Around Globe #SALT2017

Hedge fund Hoplite pitches Nike as long bet, sees shares doubling

Trump political risk to be muted until Fed joins in

Jim Chanos Says Markets Hope Pence Replaces Trump as President

Bernanke on stability of White House: ‘A reasonable concern’

Third Point Deploys AI, Big Data With Half Dozen Quants

John Brennan: “Edward Snowden is a Traitor”

Teresa Barger Makes Case for India Investment

Time up on Trump trade, hedge funds look abroad

Humbled by Valeant, Ackman goes back to basics

Ex-Fed Chairman Bernanke ‘puzzled’ by market indifference to political risk

Tourbillon’s Karp says Sarepta shares could surge 200 percent

Jim Chanos slams Express Scripts and Mallinckrodt over high drug prices

CIC long disruption

2017 SALT Conference curated list of videos below

Chanos Says Tesla Stock Is Not Worth ‘a Whole Lot’

Jim Chanos Sees Short Opportunities in the U.S. Expanding

Zell, Richards, Barger, Hentemann, Gayeski on Trump

Hoplite’s Lykouretzos Sees China as a Tailwind for Nike

SkyBridge’s Scaramucci Says We Need Trump to Succeed

Solus CEO Says GSAT Spectrum May Appeal to Amazon

Chanos on Mallinckrodt, Express Scripts, Tesla and China

Sam Zell, Mark Mobius on North Korea and Emerging Markets

Cartica’s Barger Says India’s Stocks Have Room to Run

Marc Lasry Says He’s Investing in Oil Assets

Marathon’s Richards on Comey Memo, Global Markets

What was your favorite 2017 SALT Conference moment?