City Week 2018

  • 23–24 April 2018
  • London
  • Conference

City Week is the premier gathering of the international financial services community. It brings together industry leaders and policy makers from around the globe to consider together the future of global financial markets and London,

Event Details

Chartered Banker Institute is supporting this event
*20% discount – see booking tab*

Now in its eighth year, City Week is the premier gathering of the international financial services community. It brings together industry leaders and policy makers from around the globe to consider together the future of global financial markets and London, in particular. It consists of two days of cutting-edge conferences, workshops, social events and networking opportunities, with other satellite events being held later during the week.
This year’s topics will include:
• The UK’s International Financial Services Strategy
• BREXIT: What does the UK need from an FS Chapter of a Free Trade Agreement with the EU?
• EU 27: Is the wind back in Europe’s sail?
• UK trade priorities post-BREXIT from an FS perspective
• One Belt One Road as a vehicle for developing the China-UK relationship
• The US and the UK: Developments in ’the Special Relationship’
• India: Fintech, smart cities and building on the UK and India’s respective strengths
• How does London protect its position as the leading global financial centre?
• Unwinding QE and the latest developments in global monetary policy
• Where next for global financial regulation?
• Cashless future and the death of paper currency
• Investing during uncertainty
• Global Green Finance
• Reinventing financial services through fintech
• The challenge of regaining public trust in financial services
• Are we ready for the next financial crisis and where will it come from?

Confirmed Speakers include:
• Rt Hon Liam Fox MP, Secretary of State for International Trade
• Valdis Dombrovskis, Vice-President and Commissioner, Euro and Social Dialogue, Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union, European Commission
• François Villeroy de Galhau, Governor, Bank of France
• David Bartlett, Chief Executive Officer, Financial Services Organisation, Department for International Trade
• Inga Beale DBE, CEO, Lloyd’s of London
• Katharine Braddick, Director General, Financial Services, HM Treasury
• Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Chairman of the Board, Société Générale
• Lord Norman Blackwell, Chairman, Lloyds Banking Group 
• Nathan Bostock, CEO, Santander UK
• Alain Carrier, Senior Managing Director, Head of International, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
• Miles Celic, Chief Executive Officer, theCityUK
• Elizabeth Corley, Vice Chair, Allianz Global Investors
• Lord Hill of Oareford CBE, Former EU Commissioner
• Sir Howard Davies, Chairman, Royal Bank of Scotland
• Carolyn Fairbairn, Director-General, Confederation of British Industry
• Stephanie Flanders, Head, Bloomberg Economics
• Jörg Gasser, State Secretary for International Financial Matters, Federal Department of Finance, Swiss Government
• Sir Roger Gifford, SEB
• Miriam Gonzalez, Partner & Co-Chair, International Trade and Government Regulation Practice, Dechert LLP
• Mark Hoban, Chair, International Regulatory Strategy Group
• Charlotte Hogg, Chief Executive, VISA Europe 
• Ian Johnston, Chief Executive Officer, Dubai Financial Services Authority
• Stephen Jones, Chief Executive Officer, UK Finance
• Leslie Maasdorp, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, New Development Bank
• Sherry Madera, Special Adviser for Asia, The City of London Corporation
• Steven Maijoor, Chairman, European Securities & Markets Authority 
• Tracey McDermott CBE, Group Head of Corporate, Public and Regulatory Affairs, Standard Chartered
• Catherine McGuinness, Chair, Policy and Resources Committee, City of London Corporation
• Jean-Pierre Mustier, Chief Executive Officer, UniCredit Group
• Helena Morrissey DBE, Chair of The Diversity Project and Head of Personal Investing, Legal & General Investment Management
• Jon Nicolaisen, Deputy Governor, Norges Bank
• Barnabas Reynolds, Partner, Head of Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory Group, Shearman & Sterling 
• Javier Santamaría, Chair, European Payment Council 
• Yngve Slyngstad, Chief Executive Officer, Norges Bank Investment Management
• Sam Woods, Deputy Governor for Prudential Regulation, Bank of England; Chief Executive Officer, Prudential Regulation Authority

Venue & Schedule

Venue: Guildhall, London,City of EC2V 7HH

Schedule: For full details, please visit the City Week website here.


DELEGATE FEES (including your 20% discount):
• Both conference days (23rd and 24th April): £716.00 + VAT
• Day One only: £396.00 + VAT
• Day Two only: £396.00 + VAT


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