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Responsible Asset Owners Global Symposium (RAOGlobal)

Date: 
Tue, 2019-10-08 08:30
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The Conference for Responsible Asset Owners at the Leading Edge of Responsible Investing 
 
"How to Succeed in the New Financial Battleground"

This event is for the best & the brightest in the global Asset Ownership community who see Responsible Investing as an opportunity to deliver impactful change in the wider world, not just financial returns.

But who are the Asset Managers best able to help them achieve their goals?

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2nd annual ETFs Global Markets Roundtable

Date: 
Wed, 2019-06-12 08:00
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Please register to join us at the 2nd Annual ETFs Global Markets Roundtable on June12, 2019, at The Waldorf Hilton, in London, to explore and discuss the current trends in ETFs!   Tilman Lueder Head of Securities Markets at European Commission will headline the event. 

Click here to register

The conference is free for most on the buyside (DFMs, IFAs, asset managers, asset owners) and qualified press, will include industry leaders from ETF issuers, market makers, exchanges, law firms and others. Panels will examine the latest regulatory developments, how ETFs are being used by Financial Advisors, DFMs, and institutional investors, trading and market structure issues and the active/passive debate.

Click here for the full program and registration information 

Speakers will include: 

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GAIM

Date: 
Tue, 2019-07-02 08:00
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Develop relationships and maximise value at this year’s GAIM. 
 
For over 20 years, GAIM has been the premier meeting place for investors and fund managers in the alternative investment management space.
 
Share insights with over 350 alternative professionals on the latest trends in investing and securing returns in today's alternative asset landscape. 
 

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London Business School PE/VC Conference

Date: 
Fri, 2019-05-03 08:00
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Multiple:X is the flagship Private Equity and Venture Capital Conferencehosted by London Business School. Attended by figures spearheading the industry, the conference provides a prestigious platform for rich debate, knowledge sharing and networking among prominent investment professionalsas well as a selection of the brightest students from around the world.
 
Organised by the LBS PE/VC Club, the event capitalises on the deep industry links and academic stature of London Business School to attract over 400 practitioners and studentseach year, from general partners, limited partners, trusted advisors, students and other industry participants.
 
The event last year included speakers from Balderton Capital, Index Ventures, Accel Partners, The Blackstone Group, The Carlyle Group, Permiraand others.

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Extension of Senior Managers and Certification Regime

Date: 
Wed, 2019-05-22 08:30
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Join the FCA & industry experts ahead of December Implementation.
 
With the extended SMCR being rolled out this December, now is the ideal time to ensure preparedness in staff training and compliance.
 
Stay ahead of regulatory progress, discuss the consistent implementation of the SMCR cross-border, and benchmark preparations against first-phase and extension peers.

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Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies

Date: 
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 08:30
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This intensive 1 day course gives a deep dive insight into everything you need to know about Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies from trading platforms to wallets and exchanges, investment strategies and possible regulatory impact. Get an insider's view of Initial Coin Offerings and access to current, pre-ICO investments and a lot more.
 
By the end of this course you will:

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Regulations and Operational Compliance for Funds

Date: 
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 08:30
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This practical one day workshop conducted by a fund management veteran will equip you with the most up-to-date knowledge about the latest regulation requirements which apply to the operations of authorised funds.
You will have a chance to explore the impact of MiFID 2, AIFMD, the latest developments in UCITS Funds as well as the key regulations in the FCA COLL sourcebook and RDR.
 
You will also learn about the transfer agency and fund accounting, concentrating on high risk areas where mistakes frequently occur, such as fund pricing and will examine case studies. Finally, you will work through the techniques and examples of “intelligent oversight” which can greatly simplify the identification and resolution of administration problems. Examples are provided of due diligence questionnaires and oversight reports.
 
Main topics discussed include:

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MiFIR Transaction Reporting

Date: 
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 08:30
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1 Day
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MiFIR Transaction Reporting course is a one day intensive programme delivered by an expert in the regulatory reporting aimed at foundation to practitioner level. The programme is designed in accordance with ESMA guidelines and provides a deep dive review and analysis of the key elements required by the FCA and ESMA. 
 
The programme is suitable for anyone involved in reporting, compliance and operations and includes many discussions, practical exercises and case studies.
 
Main Topics covered during this training -

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FinTech for Non-IT Professionals

Date: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 08:30
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2 Days
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This two day unique training course offers a comprehensive introduction to FinTech for Non-IT Professionals, what FinTech is all about and how it is changing financial, banking and commercial systems and the world.
 
During the course we will explore FinTech components in terms of a wide range of issues, which include:
 
Individual innovation clusters within each function.
An analysis of the current state of business models and processes.
Examining key innovations in terms of their characteristics and the implications of their use
Look at some current examples of actual innovations
Discuss potential outcomes
Where appropriate, we will include a case study
 
By the end of this course you will:

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The Repo Market

Date: 
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 08:30
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This 1 day course is designed for delegates who are either new to the business of bond repurchase agreements (repos) or want to refresh their knowledge. You will learn how repos are priced, settled and why they are transacted by different participants in the market, including pension funds, hedge funds, market makers and derivatives users.  You will also learn about bonds and key money market operations.
 
You will have a chance to explore applications of repos for risk management, speculation and arbitrage purposes with a particular emphasis on the relationship between the bond repo market and derivatives such as swaps and exchange traded bond futures.  
 
Course Level: Introductory 
 
By the end of this course you will:

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