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    18/11/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 2 Comments
    QUANTUM COMPUTING

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH CTOs AND CISOs IN FINANCIAL SERVICES, TECHNOLOGIST AND ACADEMICS


    Thursday 19 November 2020, 14.00 - 15.00 UK Time


    Every Chief Technology Officer knows that quantum computing has the potential to disrupt not just their technology but their entire industry.  Yet like nuclear fusion, it always seems to lie somewhere beyond their retirement date. The truth is that quantum computing power is on a Moore's Law-style trajectory of doubling every twelve months. This means disruption by quantum computing is closer at hand than most people think. And the impact is likely to be felt in cyber-security first. Unlike CTOs, CISOs cannot afford to take the risk that quantum computing is always 30 years away. This event will bring together quantum computing and cyber-security experts to explore whether the financial services industry is right to be cautious or wrong to be complacent


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  • 17/11/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 3 Comments
    HOW CSDs CAN FIX THE BLUE SCREEN OF DEATH THEY SEE IN FRONT OF THEM

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR ON THE ROLE CSDs COULD PLAY IN DIGITAL ASSET MARKETS


    4th December 2020 at 14.00 UK Time


    Central securities depositories (CSDs) are in the front-line if, when and as the securities markets are transformed into digital asset markets. In theory, their core functions in issuance, settlement, registration and asset servicing can all be performed more efficiently by blockchain technology. But blockchain is also rich in opportunities for CSDs to accelerate the evolution of the digital asset markets by supplying a much-needed measure of trust. By adopting the new technology they can also enlarge the scope of their existing functions to encompass new asset classes and geographies. Pioneering investments, regulatory and central bank policy changes and secular developments in the capital markets are all conspiring to make a strategic decision by the CSDs more urgent. This Future of Finance panel explores the nature of the threat, the new possibilities created by blockchain technology, and what CSDs should do now.

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  • 16/11/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 6 Comments
    CENTRAL BANK DIGITAL CURRENCIES PART II

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH CENTRAL BANKERS, TECHNOLOGY INNOVATORS, BLOCKCHAIN EXPERTS AND BANKS


    Tuesday 12 January 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK Time

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  • 15/11/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 7 Comments
    THE DATA OPPORTUNITY IN ASSET MANAGEMENT

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH ASSET MANAGERS, DATA EXPERTS AND TECHNOLOGISTS


    Tuesday 19 January 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK Time


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  • 14/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 2 Comments
    What programmable money can do for us and to us

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH BANKS, CENTRAL BANKS, TECHNOLOGISTS IN BLOCKCHAIN AND PAYMENTS, AND REGULATORS


    Tuesday February 9 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 12/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 3 Comments
    The meaning of AI, machine learning and robotic process automation in financial markets

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH FINANCE EXPERTS, ACADEMICS, TECHNOLOGISTS AND EXPERTS IN THE FIELD OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, MACHINE LEARNING AND ROBOTICS


    Tuesday February 23 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 11/11/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 3 Comments
    Data is not the new oil - it's the new electricity

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH REGULATORS, FINTECHS, ACADEMICS AND INDUSTRY PROJECT LEADERS


    TUESDAY 2 MARCH 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK TIME

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  • 11/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 3 Comments
    How to make the insurance journey more comfortable

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH INSURANCE COMPANIES, INSURANCE PLATFORMS AND INSURTECH COMPANIES


    Thursday March 4th 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time


    PART OF WALES WEEK

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  • 10/11/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 1 Comment
    Payments innovation has failed to live up to the hype

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH PAYMENTS INDUSTRY LEADERS


    Tuesday 16 March 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK Time

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  • 09/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 2 Comments
    Institutional Adoption in Crypto Markets

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH DIGITAL ASSET INVESTORS, FOREIGN EXCHANGE EXPERTS, BANKS AND TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES 


    Wednesday March 24 2021, 16.00 - 17.00 UK time




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  • 08/11/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 2 Comments
    Digital identity is more important than digital money or digital assets

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH REGULATORS, FINTECHS, ACADEMICS AND INDUSTRY PROJECT LEADERS


    Tuesday March 30 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 08/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 5 Comments
    CSDs the new opportunities created by the tokenisation of financial assets on blockchain-based networks

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH CSDs, REGULATORS, TECHNOLOGISTS, BLOCKCHAIN EXPERTS, EXCHANGES


    Thursday April 8 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 08/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 3 Comments
    WE HAVE SEEN THE FUTURE OF SECURITIES AND IT IS TOKENISED

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH ISSUERS AND TRADERS OF DIGITAL ASSETS, REGULATORS AND TECHNOLOGISTS


    Tuesday April 13 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 08/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 2 Comments
    The most innovative banks in the United Kingdom are not who you think they are

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH SME BANKS, REGULATORS, ACADEMICS AND CHALLENGERS TO THE STATUS QUO


    Thursday April 15 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 07/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 1 Comment
    First steps on the long journey to programmable compliance

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH EXPERT PANELLISTS IN DISCUSSION WITH A LIVE AUDIENCE


    Thursday April 22 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time


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  • 06/11/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 2 Comments
    Wealth Managers Need to Take a Side on Crypto-currencies and Security Tokens

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH WEALTH MANAGERS, TECHNOLOGISTS AND INDEPENDENT EXPERTS.


    Tuesday April 27 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 06/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 0 Comments
    A Future of Finance case study: How peer-to-peer lending platform StepLadder raised money, built its platform and went to market

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE CASE STUDY


    Thursday May 6 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time


    StepLadder is a fintech start-up currently embarked on a crowd-funding campaign to fuel its growth as a peer-to-peer borrowing and lending platform for first-time buyers. The company is currently growing its membership by 13 per cent a month and already planning to extend its techniques and technology beyond the housing market. Join the founders at our Future of Finance Case Study at 14.00 London time on Thursday May 6 to find out how they raised the money and built the market, and whether their peer-to-peer platform could help your business grow too.



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  • 05/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 0 Comments
    Without better data pension funds cannot possibly fulfil their ESG mandates

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH ASSET MANAGERS, PENSIONS, REGULATORS AND TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES


    Tuesday May 18 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 05/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 0 Comments
    Wealth managers need to disrupt themselves

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH WEALTH MANAGERS, PRIVATE BANKS AND TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES


    Thursday May 20 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 04/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 0 Comments
    Why is Foreign Exchange so far behind in technology and data?

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH BANKS, ASSET MANAGERS, TECHNOLOGISTS, REGULATORS AND FOREIGN EXCHANGE EXPERTS


    Tuesday May 25 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

     

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  • 03/11/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 0 Comments
    Custodians have the power to make security tokenisation happen

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH CUSTODIANS, BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGISTS, SETTLEMENT INSTITUTIONS, REGULATORS AND TRADERS OF DIGITAL ASSETS

     

    Tuesday June 8 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 03/11/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 0 Comments
    Greensill is gone but bad habits in trade finance have not

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH TRADE FINANCE BANKERS, CORPORATES, TECHNOLOGY VENDORS AND FINTECHS


    Thursday June 17 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 03/11/2020 - Dominic Hobson 0 Comments
    Come and meet the authors of the best book on payments ever written

    It’s the book they are calling “brilliant,” “stimulating,” “thrilling,” “intriguing,” “authoritative,” “lucid” “a must read” and, yes, “amusing” - even though it’s about payments. If you work in correspondent banking or payments or securities or corporate treasury or trade finance or the law or consulting or at a FinTech, or indeed at anything in business and finance, you need to know what The Payoff is about.

     

    Meet the authors at 14.00 London time on Tuesday 29 June

     

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  • 03/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 0 Comments
    Whatever happened to blockchain in the bond markets?

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH BOND MARKET PROFESSIONALS, EXCHANGES, INFRASTRUCTURE PROVIDERS, TECHNOLOGY AND BLOCKCHAIN COMPANIES

     

    Wednesday June 30 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 03/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 0 Comments
    Time to decide: Back to the office or stay at home

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH PROPERTY EXPERTS, HR ADVISERS, REAL ESTATE COMPANIES, PROPERTY INVESTORS AND LENDERS, AND DATA EXPERTS


    Tuesday July 13 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 02/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 1 Comment
    The message from CBDCs to payments banks is innovate or die CBDCs Part 3

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH CENTRAL BANKS, BANKS, REGULATORS, TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES AND DIGITAL ASSET INFRASTRUCTURE PARTICIPANTS


    Wednesday July 21 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 01/11/2020 - wendy gallagher 0 Comments
    Securities Services Industry in the 'New' World

    Future of Finance and Coalition Greenwich, a division of CRISIL, will review the recent financial performance of the global custodian bank, and project near-term developments in the global custody industry.

     

    Monday 13 September, at 2pm UK time

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  • 01/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 0 Comments
    What a Blockchain Economy Will Look Like

     

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES, BLOCKCHAIN ENTHUSIASTICS AND FINANCIAL SERVICE COMPANIES HOSTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH TRADE AND INVEST WALES AND FINTECH WALES. 

     

    Thursday September 30 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 UK time

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  • 01/11/2020 - Wendy Gallagher 0 Comments
    It’s time to fix cross-border payments

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE CROSS-BORDER PAYMENTS WEBINAR WITH PAYMENTS INDUSTRY LEADERS

    Tuesday September 28 at 2pm UK time

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  • 22/09/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 6 Comments
    THE STRANGE LACK OF TECHNOLOGICAL DISRUPTION IN FOREIGN EXCHANGE

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH FINTECHS PLANING TO DISRUPT THE GLOBAL FX MARKETS WITH DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES AND DATA


    Thursday 12 November 2020, 2.00-3.00 pm UK time


    Despite their importance, size and liquidity the global FX markets have remained largely immune to the digital technology revolution. The reasons for this include their global scale, amorphous and fragmented structure and lack of an over-arching regulatory framework, but the principal cause of the lack of innovation is the domination of the FX markets by a small coterie of large global banks. Even the FX services for consumers developed by household name FinTechs have done little more than reduce the margins banks enjoy in one area of their business. In the wholesale FX markets large corporations, asset managers and asset owners continue to pay high prices for FX execution and hedging. This Future of Finance event engages with a group of innovators that have identified ways to challenge the banking oligopoly in FX.

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  • 04/09/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 1 Comment
    THE PROMISE AND THE POWER OF DIGITAL IDENTITY

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH REGULATORS, FINTECHS, ACADEMICS AND INDUSTRY PROJECT LEADERS


    Wednesday 21 October 2020 at 2.00-3.00pm UK Time


    Digital identity is a powerful idea. Rightly conceived, it has the potential to save the financial services industry tens of billions of dollars a year in customer on-boarding and re-authorisation checks. In the longer term, digital IDs could mark the beginning of a process that overturns the current balance of wealth and power between consumers and corporations in the markets for data. In some jurisdictions, that power is now being unleashed. The number of FinTechs basing their quest for funding on digital IDs is legion. Yet the traditional financial services industry seems wedded to analogue solutions to the costs of running LKYC, AML, CFT and sanctions screening checks. This Future of Finance webinar will re-examine the case for digital IDs, test the technical and political obstacles to their adoption, and ask what needs to be done to realise their potential.

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  • 08/07/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 1 Comment
    COMPLACENCY ABOUT PRIME BROKER RISK COULD KILL HEDGE FUNDS
    SEE SUMMARY OF MEETING IN CONTENTS PAGE


    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH PRIME BROKERS AND HEDGE FUND MANAGERS 


    29 June 2020 2.00-3.00 pm UK time


    The equity divisions of the banks gained from the early stages of the Covid-19 pandemic, as market volatility increased transaction flows and trading opportunities. But hedge fund managers cannot count on the crisis continuing to be kind to their most important counterparties. The longer-term impact of the decline in activity in real economies will not be uniform either. The early evidence suggests banks with exposure to industrial and commercial companies and consumers will be hit harder than the stand-alone investment banks. Although the extraordinary turn in fiscal and monetary policies reduces the risk of full-blown financial crisis, the consequences of the pandemic are bound to damage the capital strength of banks. This Future of Finance panel asks what hedge fund managers should do to manage the risk.

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  • 08/07/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 11 Comments
    CENTRAL BANK DIGITAL CURRENCIES

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH CENTRAL BANKERS, BLOCKCHAIN NETWORKS AND BANKS


    Tuesday 7 July 2020 2.00-3.00 pm UK time


    One in four people now live in a jurisdiction where the central bank is exploring whether to issue a Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC), and one in ten of those central banks plans to issue a general purpose CBDC soon. Central banks have many different motivations and objectives, but CBDCs have the power to change everything in financial markets: monetary policy, how payments are made and how securities are traded, cleared and settled. As a Future of Finance event, this panel will marry the experience of the incumbents with the energy of the entrepreneurs to plot a future which transforms the productivity and profitability of financial services.

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  • 21/06/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 0 Comments
    BUILDING A DIGITAL FINANCIAL SERVICES BUSINESS: DON’T IGNORE THE HUMAN FACTOR

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR IN COLLABORATION WITH FINTECH WALES BRINGING TOGETHER EMPLOYERS, EMPLOYEES, RECRUITERS AND EXPERTS IN CORPORATE CULTURE


    16th July 2020 14:30-15.30 UK time


    The biggest obstacle to digitizing a traditional banking or insurance business is not legacy technology. It is legacy culture. It is well known that incumbents have struggled to recruit and retain digital talent. In fact, Glassdoor is replete with stories of how badly they get it wrong. Yet their existing workforces are more fearful than antipathetic. If they are to compete successfully with new entrants, established financial services businesses have to transcend legacy cultures in ways that enable them not only to attract new talent but bring their existing employees with them. At this Future of Finance webinar, hosted in conjunction with FinTech Wales, businesses which have made the transition successfully will share their knowledge and experience with experts in digitization, recruitment, education and corporate culture.

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  • 20/06/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 2 Comments
    FROM OPEN BANKING TO OPEN FINANCE

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH BANKERS, ASSET MANAGERS, WEALTH MANAGERS, INSURERS AND FINTECHS


    Monday 27 July 2020 2.00-3.00 pm UK time


    No country in Europe has taken the possibilities of the Open Banking revolution more seriously than the United Kingdom. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), excited by the opportunity to improve services for retail consumers and SMEs through competition-led innovation, has approved 231 firms as Open Banking service providers. Impressed by the surge of innovative FinTechs developing novel services, the FCA is extending the experiment to savings, mortgages and insurance. That means the impact of competition and innovation will be felt throughout the industry, creating new threats for incumbents and new opportunities for firms prepared to change. At this Future of Finance event, panellists will ask what sorts of firm can cut costs and improve for consumers and SMEs while increasing profits for themselves.

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  • 18/06/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 4 Comments
    FUND ACCOUNTING MIGHT NOT BE SAFE FROM TECHNOLOGICAL DISRUPTION

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH FUND ADMINISTRATORS, FUND MANAGERS AND TECHNOLOGY VENDORS


    SEE SUMMARY OF MEETING IN CONTENTS PAGE

    Wednesday 29 July 2020 2.00-3.00 pm UK time


    Fund accounting is no longer safe from technological disruption. Even if the net asset value (NAV) calculation methodology is invulnerable to modification by technology, the process by which NAVs are manufactured is open to change. Instead of NAVs being calculated once day, arbitrageurs might use the instant availability of stock prices to force fund accountants to produce them in real-time. Current data intermediaries will find their franchises threatened. Even if securities are not replaced by digital tokens, digitisation might mean whole new classes of asset can no longer be marked-to-model. As at any Future of Finance event, this webinar brings together fund accountants and would-be disruptors to explore whether there is a better way to value funds that can increase the size and profitability of the industry.

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  • 16/06/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 2 Comments
    THE CURRENT AND FUTURE STATE OF DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY IN WEALTH MANAGEMENT

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH WEALTH MANAGERS, SECTOR EXPERTS AND TECHNOLOGISTS


    Wednesday 28th October 2020 2.00-3.00 pm UK time


    The wealth management industry is attracting the interest of outside investors, including private equity funds. This is not surprising. Its growth is underpinned by secular trends, including the switch from defined benefit to defined contribution pension plans and the looming transfer of wealth from the Baby Boomers to the millennials. Wealth management clients are stickier, they pay fatter margins and they offer ample room for growth. For technology vendors, wealth management systems and infrastructure are rich in opportunities to improve core operating platforms. But with wealth managers also looking to transform what they deliver to clients in terms of products and service experience, there is plenty of scope for digital innovation at the front end as well as the back. While traditional wealth managers have retained their dominant position so far, they face disruption not only from digital start-ups but from Big Tech as well. This Future of Finance panel will examine where the threats and opportunities lie and what the wealth management industry might look like by 2025.


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  • 15/06/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 3 Comments
    JOIN OUR PROPTECH THINK TANK TO EXPLORE HOW THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY CAN FIND A WAY OUT OF ITS LOOMING POST-COVID 19 CRISIS

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR FEATURING EXPERTS IN REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT, DATA ANALYTICS AND THE APPLICATION OF BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY TO COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE


    Thursday 24 September 2020, 16.00 UK time 


    As companies plot their paths back to normal office working, their landlords are grappling with a series of awkward and possibly even existential questions. Are rental income and capital values on the cusp of a sustained downturn? Will tenants lease as much space in future as they did in the past? How happy will tenants be to share a building with other companies? Will parking spaces and cycle racks be more important to commuters than buses, trains and subways? Will social distancing persist outside the office as well as inside it? Will companies want more but smaller offices in multiple locations – and, if so, what are likely to be the most popular locations? This invitation-only Future of Finance event will see a hand-picked panel of experts discuss answers to questions such as these, so the real estate industry can position itself successfully for what insiders predict will be a series of highly disruptive changes.

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  • 15/06/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 2 Comments
    SETTLEMENT AND CUSTODY OF DIGITAL ASSETS PART II

    20th October 2020 2.00-3.00 pm BST time


    Incumbents in the securities services industry concluded last year that blockchain would not disrupt post-trade services after all. Yet the potential advantages of tokenising equity and debt securities, especially in terms of operational, intermediation and liquidity cost savings, remain compelling. And paths through the obstacles to progress are becoming clearer. Payment tokens and Stablecoins are filing the gaps at least until Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) finally solve the problem of on-chain (or on-network) settlement in multiple fiat currencies. Effective tools for safekeeping digital assets, and the orthodox financial assets that underpin some of them, are being designed. Work is under way to agree the technical standards that will allow tokenisation platforms and established trading platforms to inter-operate. Governments are gradually publishing rulings and even laws which offer issuers of digital tokens and their investors the regulatory certainty they need. This Future of Finance event picks up where the first left off and explores the current state of play in these four areas: settlement, safekeeping, standards and regulation.

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  • 15/06/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 1 Comment
    HOW CAN OPERATIONAL RESILIENCE BE TURNED INTO A SOURCE OF COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH BANKERS, OUTSOURCING SERVICE PROVIDERS AND OPERATIONAL RISK EXPERTS


    4th November 2020 2.00-3.00 pm UK time


    Operational risk has become a major concern of financial markets regulators. Natural hazards have always threatened business continuity, and the damage caused by warfare and terrorist attacks can be traced back as far. But advances in digital technology are creating new forms of technical vulnerability and cyber-risk, while outsourcing and the Cloud have created new network, interdependence and concentration risks. In the United Kingdom, regulators are pressing financial institutions to improve their operational risk management policies and procedures. In common with every Future of Finance event, this panel will bring together established service providers, potential disruptors and experts in the field to discuss how regulatory demands can be met without forfeiting competitiveness and blunting innovation.

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  • 15/06/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 18 Comments
    TRADE FINANCE: EVERYONE NEEDS BUT NO-ONE WANTS A REVOLUTION IN TRADE FINANCE

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH TRADE FINANCE BANKERS, CORPORATES, TECHNOLOGY VENDORS AND FINTECHS 


    Date October 7 2020 2.00-3.00 pm UK time


    Trade finance is one of the biggest and simplest of banking businesses, but also one of the oldest. Its working practices remain archaic. Documentation is paper-based and the adoption of standards is patchy and slow. The result is higher levels of manual processing and lower levels of automation than in most financial markets. The manifold inefficiencies of trade finance have attracted technology vendors for more than 20 years. They are now joined by a horde of FinTechs which also see opportunities to cut the wastage of money and time, mitigate operational risk and accelerate the sourcing of finance and the payment of invoices. But a combination of bank resistance to change, plus the dependence of the benefits on network effects, are slowing progress down. This Future of Finance panel asks how it can be speeded up.

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  • 11/05/2020 - WENDY GALLAGHER 2 Comments
    MAPPING THE DIGITAL PAYMENTS REVOLUTION

    A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH PAYMENTS INDUSTRY LEADERS


    Monday 8th June 2020 2.00pm - 3.00pm UK time


    The old world of payments is dying, but the new world payments is struggling to be born. Around the world, the symptoms of an industry undergoing change are evident in growing pressure for instantaneous payment, rising competition from non-bank Fintechs, the shifting investment priorities of established market infrastructures, the growing interest of central banks in digital currencies and the appetite of traditional banks for data-driven overlay services. As with every Future of Finance panel, our panellists will explore how the old world and the new can work together to cut costs, drive innovation and increase growth and prosperity for everybody.

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