IBOR Europe

IBOR Europe Banner | 2nd Annual | 20 October | Virtual Event

Exploring the latest developments within transition, markets and internal set-up

2ND ANNUAL IBOR EUROPE

20 October, 2020
Held virtually between 8:50am to 11:25am BST

Key topics include

REGULATION
Reviewing the latest regulatory developments and ability to achieve global compliance

MODELLING
Modelling changes needed to facilitate LIBOR phase out and future use of RFRs

TRANSITION
Discussing the proactive migration of financial institutions towards LIBOR transition

INTERNAL SET-UP
Approaches to internal management of transition including roles, responsibilities, systems and resources

View the full agenda here

RISK FREE RATES
Exploring the new rates going forward and the catalyst for markets to begin trading

DOCUMENTATION
Discussing the evolution of US regulation including disparities between domestic firms and FBOs

Hear from industry experts including
Alan Farrell

Alan Farrell
Executive Director, Corporate Treasury – LIBOR Transition
Goldman Sachs

Emiliano Papa

Emiliano Papa
Director, Head of Interest Rates and FX Model Validation
Deutsche Bank

Elizabeth McGowan

Elizabeth McGowan
International Lead, LIBOR Transition Office
Wells Fargo

Sandeep Bhorkar

Sandeep Bhorkar
Director, IBOR Transition
Société Générale 

Lena Young

Lena Young
Head of Audit, Liquidity, Funding and Product Control
Credit Suisse

John O’Sullivan

John O’Sullivan
Head of Regulatory Transformation
HSBC

Brian Fraser

Brian Fraser
Senior Manager
Lloyds Banking Group

Dan Wynne

Daniel Wynne
IBOR Transition SME
National Australia Bank

View full speaker line up
Hear from last year’s attendees
Sponsorship

CAN YOUR ORGANISATION CONTRIBUTE?

Please contact the Center for Financial Professionals today to discuss how we can deliver your thought-leadership at the event, help you generate leads, and provide you with unique networking and branding opportunities. For more information on what we can offer, please contact sales@cefpro.com or call us on +44 (0) 20 7164 6582 where a member of the team will be happy to tailor the right package for you.

08:50 Chair’s opening remarks

TRANSITION – PANEL DISCUSSION
09:00 Discussing the proactive migration of financial institutions towards LIBOR transition

  • Current implementation progress
  • Transitional differences in the UK, EU, Asia and US
  • Timelines – Transition in current time scales
  • Trading of alternative risk-free rates (RFRs)
  • What still needs to be done by individuals’ firms and the wider industry?
  • Emergence of a multilateral regime

Sandeep Bhorkar, Director, IBOR transition, Société Générale
Alan Farrell, ED, Corporate Treasury – LIBOR Transition, Goldman Sachs
John O’Sullivan, Head of Regulatory Transformation, HSBC (tbc)
Elizabeth McGowan, LIBOR Transition Office, International Lead, Wells Fargo (tbc)
Dr. Simone Bohnenberger-Rich, Head of Product Portfolio, Eigen Technologies

RISK FREE RATES
09:35 Exploring the new rates going forward and the catalyst for markets to begin trading

  • Developments in SONIA, SOFR and €STR
  • Changing instruments to new rates – floating loans, swaps, derivatives
  • Economic neutrality and credit adjustment spread
  • Evolution of term rates
  • What happens next?

Daniel Wynne, IBOR Transition SME, National Australia Bank

10:10 Refreshment break and networking

RAMIFICATIONS OF LIBOR: PANEL DISCUSSION
10:25 Debating the future ramifications of LIBOR transition and the anticipated challenges over the next twelve months

  • Overall impact on the financial industry
  • How has the removal of LIBOR affected trust between institutions?
  • Ramifications for capital and liquidity
  • Anticipated reactions of clients, customers and stakeholders
  • Market expectations post 2021

Daniel Wynne, IBOR Transition SME, National Australia Bank
Lena Young, Head of Audit, Liquidity, Funding and Product Control, Credit Suisse

11:00 How a Contract Lifecycle Management platform can accelerate the re-papering processanticipated challenges over the next twelve months

Howard Wassall, Principal Sales Engineer, Conga

11:25 Chair’s closing remarks

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Register here
Download the brochure here
Hear from industry experts including
Sandeep Bhorkar

Sandeep Bhorkar
Director, IBOR Transition
Société Générale 

Biography

Sandeep is a senior technology leader with over 25 years of experience in managing technology and enterprise-wide transformation programmes for banking sector.
Currently, he is leading IBOR transition for Capital Markets business at Société Générale. Before Société Générale, he worked with Crédit Agricole, where he managed regional technology teams and built a global outsourcing programme.
Prior to his transfer to London three years ago, Sandeep has led teams with diverse cultural backgrounds in a variety of senior leadership roles in Tokyo and Hong Kong.

Simone Bohenberger-Rich-Rich

Dr. Simone Bohnenberger-Rich
Head of Product Portfolio
Eigen Technologies

Biography

Simone leads the financial services sector team at Eigen, providing subject matter expertise, user experience feedback and guiding the development of the firm’s NLP product. Simone is an expert on how advanced technology can be applied at scale within the front, mid, and back offices of FS institutions. Prior to joining Eigen, Simone was a consultant for Monitor Deloitte specialising in FS, TMT, and healthcare. She has also previously worked for McKinsey & Company and the European Commission. Simone holds a PhD from the LSE in International Relations focusing on international trade finance, and investment in emerging markets.

 

 

 

Alan Farrell

Alan Farrell
ED, Corporate Treasury – LIBOR Transition
Goldman Sachs

Biography

Alan Farrell will be presenting at IBOR Europe 2020.

Brian Fraser

Brian Fraser
Senior Manager, Markets Lending Delivery
Lloyds Banking Group

Biography

Brian is Senior Manager, Markets Lending Delivery for Lloyds Bank. Brian has held positions Joint Ventures, Structured Products, Equity Investment, Debt Origination, Loans Agency and Portfolio Management. Brian currently drives Lloyd’s Loan Servicing and Agency input on IBOR Transition work stream. Brian holds positions on the LMA Operations Forum several RFR Working Parties, the ARRC Business Loans Working Group and in his spare time is a tutor for the Chartered Banker Institute, both in the UK and Asia, in Applied Business & Corporate Banking, Operations Management and Risk Management in Banking.

Elizabeth McGowan

Elizabeth McGowan
LIBOR Transition Office, International Lead
Wells Fargo Bank

Biography

Structured finance professional with over 18 years’ industry experience, holding a degree in mathematics. Currently working in Wells Fargo’s LIBOR Transition Office as the International Lead. Previously held a Director position in the Loan Syndications and Risk Distribution department of the Corporate & Investment Bank in Wells Fargo Bank London branch, providing both secured and unsecured financing to international clients.

John O’Sullivan

John O’Sullivan
Head of Regulatory Transformation
HSBC Bank plc

Biography

John O’Sullivan joined the Group in 1997, performing a number of key roles in both the business and infrastructure areas. He spent seven years of his career with the Group in Hong Kong, returning to London in July 2007, and has performed the role of Global Chief Operating Officer, Markets, between July 2009 and December 2013.

John was appointed to the new role of Head of Regulatory Transformation within Global Banking and Markets on the 1st of January 2014 responsible for the implementation of the regulatory change agenda and providing thought leadership around changes required to Global Banking and Markets’ operating model and structure whilst the financial services industry is experiencing unprecedented change through regulation.

Emiliano Papa

Emiliano Papa
Director, Head of Interest Rates and FX Model Validation
Deutsche Bank

Biography

Emiliano moved to Deutsche Bank from Bank of America where he was a quant in Rates for 5 years. Emiliano graduated with PhD in Theoretical Physics from Oxford University. He then went as Lecturer at the University of Texas at Austin in Theoretical Physics. He was also a Visiting Scholar at California Institute of Technology.

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Howard Wassall
Principal Sales Engineer
Conga

Biography

Howard will be speaking at IBOR Europe 2020.

Dan Wynne

Daniel Wynne
IBOR Transition SME
National Australia Bank

Biography

Daniel is the SME to National Australia Bank’s Financial Benchmarks Project. Based in the UK branch he is advising on new RFR product development, Customer outreach and internal training and monitoring industry trends across London and New York. Daniel is a member of the Bank of England’s Cash Legacy Transition Task Force. Prior to working at NAB, Daniel has worked on a number of large scale regulatory and market structure change projects across major financial institutions.

Lena Young

Lena Young
Head of Audit, Liquidity, Funding and Product Control
Credit Suisse

Biography

Lena is Head of Audit for Liquidity and Non-Traded Market Risk, Treasury, GLG and Product Control, as well as covering the IBOR transition. She joined Credit Suisse Internal Audit in June 2015. Prior to CS, she was Global Head of Liquidity Reporting and Analytics in Barclays Group Treasury, responsible for all liquidity regulatory reporting to the PRA as well as internal reporting. Previous roles include European Treasury COO and European Head of Treasury Capital Markets at Morgan Stanley, and Market Risk Management at Mitsubishi Trust. Lena holds a degree in Economics from Stockholm School of Economics, majoring in Financial Economics and Econometrics.

Why attend

WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND A CEFPRO CONFERENCE?
HEAR FROM PAST ATTENDEES AND SPEAKERS…

Key topics include
panel discussions

Panel Discussions

Interactive panel discussions are designed to include attendees by running a live Q&A throughout the session.

presentations

Presentations

Hear industry experts provide insights on the latest opportunities and challenges ahead of LIBOR phase out

Networking

Networking Breaks

Networking opportunities including breakfast, lunch and refreshment breaks throughout the day

Meet The Speakers

Meet The Speakers

Continue discussions beyond the auditorium and interact with speakers and attendees after their session.

HEAR FROM LAST YEAR’S ATTENDEES

For further information please call us on +44 (0) 207 164 6582 or email james@cefpro.com

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co-sponsor

Conga


Conga, the leader in digital transformation of commercial operations, empowers businesses to modernize revenue generation and optimize commercial relationships, creating simplified workflows and streamlining processes for better, more efficient customer experiences. Conga’s end-to-end suite digitally transforms the foundational elements of business – documents like quotes, contracts, invoices and the business processes that surround them – for well over 10,000 enterprise and mid-market customers.

Conga, now the combination of industry pioneers Apttus and Conga, drives commercial excellence by automating core business processes and accelerating time to revenue. The company is headquartered in San Mateo, Calif. and Broomfield, Colo. with global operations across North America, Europe and Asia.

Eigen Technologies


Eigen is a natural language processing (NLP) company whose mission is to supercharge the way organizations operate by unlocking the value of their qualitative data. Our simple, flexible platform enables users to accurately extract information from diverse types of documents at scale. Our clients then use this data to drive down costs, find opportunities, calculate risks, and meet regulatory requirements.
Based in London and New York, our clients include Goldman Sachs, Allen & Overy, Hiscox, and ING. Our investors include Goldman Sachs, Temasek, Lakestar, Dawn Capital, and ING Ventures.
Sponsorship
CAN YOUR ORGANISATION CONTRIBUTE?

Please contact the Center for Financial Professionals today to discuss how we can deliver your thought-leadership at the event, help you generate leads, and provide you with unique networking and branding opportunities. For more information on what we can offer, please contact sales@cefpro.com or call us on +44 (0) 20 7164 6582 where a member of the team will be happy to tailor the right package for you.

Keynote & Plenary Sessions

STRATEGIC RISK
Balancing risk management and mitigation with strategy and business decisioning

RISK CULTURE
Developing and promoting risk culture agendas and aligning conduct

REPUTATIONAL RISK
Managing reputation risk amidst increased uncertainty

ESG
Incorporating ESG into business plans and understanding requirements

TRANSFORMING BUSINESS MODELS
Transforming strategy and data in a changing landscape

REGULATION
Managing the regulatory landscape and potential unintended consequences

Streams and topics for 2020 include

INNOVATION & RESILIENCE
Cyber Security | AI & Machine Learning  |
FinTech | 
Data | Operational Resilience |
Cloud | KYC | Payments

Plus much more…

MARKET TRENDS
Climate Change | Geopolitical Risk | Profitability | Recession | Basel 4 | Regulation | Liquidity Risk | Stress Testing

Plus much more…

View the full agenda here

CREDIT RISK
Machine Bias | Graph Database | ESG | Credit Cycle | CCR | Uncleared Derivatives | Leveraging Financing | Loan Origination

Plus much more…

HEAR FROM MORE THAN 60 CROS AND HEADS OF RISK INCLUDING
Simon Gadd

Simon Gadd
Group Chief Risk Officer
Legal & General

Jeff Simmons

Jeff Simmons
Chief Risk Officer
MUFG Securities

Fabrice Brossart

Fabrice Brossart
Chief Risk Officer, General Insurance International & UK
AIG

James Orr

James Orr
Chief Actuary, Head of Department
Bank of England, PRA

Carole Avis

Carole Avis
Chief Risk Officer, LGI
Legal and General Group

Mark Chaplin

Mark Chaplin
Chief Risk Officer
Aviva Life & Pensions UK

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Michael Sparks
Chief Risk Officer, Issuer Services
BNY Mellon

Sophie Dupre-Echeverria

Sophie Dupre-Echeverria
Chief Risk & Compliance Officer
Gulf International Bank (UK)

Soren Agergaard Andersen

Soren Agergaard Andersen
Chief Risk Officer
Nordea Asset Management

Andrew Edwards

Andrew Edwards
Chief Risk Officer, Commercial Banking
Lloyds Banking Group

Will Jennings

Will Jennings
Chief Risk Officer
Rabobank London

Wolfgang Koehler

Wolfgang Koehler
Chief Risk Officer, Member of the Management Board
Mizuho Securities Europe

Download the brochure here
View full speaker line up
Register here
FAQs
Can I present at the IBOR Europe Forum?

Yes, the Center for Financial Professionals are happy to discuss speaking opportunities at the IBOR Europe Forum. For further information on this please contact sophie.bottazzi@cefpro.com call us on +44 (0) 20 7164 6582.

Are there any rules on the dress code?

Business attire is requested. The Forum is a formal opportunity to network with like-minded professionals and to gain knowledge from the industry’s finest risk management experts.

What is the cost and what is included in the registration fee?

We offer incentives for ‘early bird’ registrants of the Forum, as outlined on our pricing structure. Registration includes breakfast, refreshment breaks, lunches, the cocktail reception at the end of the day, full access to the sessions and exhibition area. Presentations from sessions are also available, subject to speaker approval.

Where can I find the Forum documentation and speaker presentations?

All registered attendees will receive an email with access to documentation and speaker presentations after the Forum* We will work with our presenters to include as many presentations as possible on our Risk Insights App during the Forum. *Please note that our speakers often have to gain permission from their relevant compliance departments to release their presentations. On rare occasions compliance may not allow presentations to be distributed.

Will breakfast, lunch and refreshment be provided?

Yes. As with all of our events the Center for Financial Professionals will be providing coffee, breakfast, lunch, refreshments, and smaller bites during the networking breaks.

Will there be opportunities to network with other attendees?

There are ample opportunities for networking and interaction throughout the Forum, such as

  • Breakfast, lunch and refreshment breaks
  • Cocktail reception at the end of the day (Subject to confirmation)
  • Q&A, panel discussions and audience participation technology available through the Risk Insights App
I have several colleagues that would like to attend, is there a group discount?

Certainly! We are pleased to offer you a 50% discount on the third registration or provide a fifth registration for free. If you would like to register more than five colleagues please contact us on +44 (0) 20 7164 6582 Please note:

  • Registrations must be made at the same time
  • Registrations must come from the organisation
  • The lowest registration will be discounted
Are media partnerships available for the IBOR Europe Forum?

Yes. As part of a media partnership we can offer a variety of options to increase the branding and awareness of your association, company, certificate, publication or media. We are flexible with what we can offer however we usually:

  • Provide a discounted rate to attend
  • Place your logo and profile on the Summit website
  • Place your logo on the Summit brochure
  • Place your logo on promotional content where applicable
  • Distribute your media/marketing at the Summit
  • Promote through social media channels

To discuss this further please contact james@cefpro.com or call +44 (0) 20 7164 6582.

IF YOU ARE REPRESENTING A REGULATED FINANCIAL INSTITUTION OR GOVERNMENT BODY…

You are able to register for free using our link below. All registrations are manually reviewed and approved before any confirmation emails are sent. If you have any questions please email alex@cefpro.com

IF YOU ARE REPRESENTING A SERVICE PROVIDER, VENDOR OR CONSULTANT…

You are able to register for a nominal fee $399 + VAT. Online registration will be made available shortly.

All registrations are manually reviewed and approved before any confirmation emails are sent.

If you would like to register or have any questions please email alex@cefpro.com

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Conga
EigenTechnologies

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