The Financial Centres Summit

Presented by Finance Dublin and Financial Services Ireland

Tuesday October 17th 2017, Dublin Castle, Ireland


Ireland's first-ever Financial Centres Summit will address the key issues facing growth oriented financial services businesses, offering delegates a choice of seventeen different sector and topic driven panels.

Each and every one of the 17 sessions of the Summit will offer cutting edge analysis, with an emphasis on innovations, fintech, and developments in the context of the major world forces at play in finance in 2017-2018, such as Brexit, new regulatory developments in the US, the EU and globally, and the continued rise in importance of Asia and the Middle East in the world financial services trade picture.

The Summit will focus on the world leading clusters of excellence located in Ireland that are delivering solutions to global markets: in Aircraft Leasing, Investment Funds & Asset Management, Market-Based Finance, Reinsurance, Insurance, International Life Assurance and International Banking.

Innovations in financing, and business organisation are at the forefront of financial services in 2017, and Fintech consequently will form a theme in many of the Summit discussions. So also will innovations in financing, such as in market based finance, and in areas such as aircraft leasing, and asset management and insurance.

The Summit is produced and directed by Finance Dublin and presented in collaboration with Financial Services Ireland, the IBEC constituent body for the financial services industry. It will be held at the Printworks in Dublin Castle and other venues in the Dublin Castle complex.

Agenda:

Summit Streams enabling delegates to participate in (a) Plenary Sessions addressing global issues, and (b) these three day-long Streams:

  • TAXATION, REGULATION & SUPERVISION
  • INNOVATIONS IN FINANCE & FINTECH
  • OVERVIEW - FINANCIAL CENTRES: TRENDS AND EMERGING LOCATIONS

Discussing the global issues in the five main International Financial Services hubs where Ireland is a leading world financial centre:

  • AIRCRAFT LEASING & AVIATION FINANCE
  • INVESTMENT FUNDS & ASSET MANAGEMENT
  • REINSURANCE & INSURANCE
  • BANKING, CLEARING & MARKET-BASED FINANCE
  • DEBT SECURITIES

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