The Financial Centres Summit

Presented by Finance Dublin and Financial Services Ireland

Tuesday October 17th 2017, Dublin Castle, Ireland


The Summit will provide an overview of the business and jurisdictional issues facing cross border International Financial Services businesses globally, by global thought leaders. Held in Dublin, it will focus on the global issues in the five International Financial Services hubs where Ireland is a leading world financial centre: Aircraft Leasing, Investment Funds & Asset Management, Market-Based Finance, Reinsurance & Insurance, and International Banking.

In a stream theme "Global financial centres: Trends and emerging locations" it will address the implications of some of the most impactful changes seen since the financial crisis, for example, Brexit, the new administration in the USA, Asian financial centre developments, as well as global developments in tax and regulation, e.g. BEPS, and the post-crisis financial stability agenda of the FSB.

Plenary conference themes will cover Global Stability, Financing and Capital Markets, Brexit, the EU & Ireland touching on issues such as Equivalence/Best Passport Options/The London-EU Clearing issue, Labour market questions and the Brexit negotiations. Plenary overview sessions will provide an Economic & Business overview and will cover Banking, Assets, Market Based Finance, & Tech.

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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