October  8, 2019 | London

Bloomberg Invest London

Utilizing Bloomberg’s unparalleled global data, analysis and news resources, Bloomberg Invest London will engage leaders from global finance to tackle the challenges at the top of every investor’s mind.

Invest with Confidence

We live in uncertain times. Geopolitical volatility continues to disrupt the global economy as we navigate through the muddy waters of Brexit, ongoing trade war concerns in the United States, Europe and Asia, and increasing instability in some parts of the Middle East. For investors looking to make steady financial returns, it is vital they pinpoint the right long-term opportunities to weather today’s turbulence whilst also pursuing a competitive investment edge in a crowded, unpredictable marketplace.

At Bloomberg Invest, we bring together the global influencers and market-movers from business, finance and investing to help you map out a blueprint for your investment portfolio in 2019 and beyond.

October 7 - Monday

6:00 pm

Special Session: Dinner and Evening Program

From 6 pm until 9 pm on the evening before Invest London, Bloomberg and Mubadala will co-host an exclusive dinner and evening program on the timely topic of Brexit and its impending impact on global financial markets. Our guest speaker for the evening is Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Chairman for Societe Generale. Due to limited seating, separate registration will be required for this session.


October 8 - Tuesday

8:15 am

Registration and Networking

9:00 am

Opening Remarks


9:15 am

The Shifting Overton Window: How Should Asset Managers Respond to Evolving Investor Demands?



9:35 am

Investing Disrupted: Are Active Managers a Dying Breed?


10:05 am

The Outlook for Global Markets in 2020


10:25 am

Networking Break

10:50 am

The Future of Illiquid Asset Investing: Mitigating Entrapment Risk


  • Jean Raby

    Chief Executive Officer, Natixis Investment Managers


11:20 am

Driving Returns in a World of Heightened Volatility


11:50 am

The Shape of the ETF Industry


  • Wei Li

    Head of EMEA iShares Investment Strategy, BlackRock

  • Rory Tobin

    Executive Vice President, Global Head of SPDR ETFs, State Street Global Advisors

  • Fannie Wurtz

    Managing Director, ETF, Indexing & Smart Beta, Amundi


12:10 pm

Networking Lunch

1:30 pm

Mitigating Recession Risk: When Will the Economy Start to Turn



1:50 pm

The Value of Quant Investment Strategies in Money Management



2:20 pm

Discovering Growth in Emerging Markets



2:40 pm

Networking Break

3:15 pm

Venture Capital and the Rise of the Megafunds



3:45 pm

ESG and Impact investing: Creating Sustainable Value


  • Tom Joy

    Chief Investment Officer, Church Commissioners for England

  • Claudia Kruse

    Managing Director Global Responsible Investment & Governance, APG Asset Management

  • Daniel Wild

    Global Head of ESG Strategy, Impact Advisory and Finance, Credit Suisse

4:15 pm

The Post-Brexit Outlook for Europe


4:35 pm

Closing Remarks

4:40 pm

Closing Reception


Anne Richards

Chief Executive Officer Fidelity International

Emmanuel Roman

Chief Executive Officer PIMCO

Bill Winters

Chief Executive Officer Standard Chartered

Andreas Utermann

Chief Executive Officer Allianz Global Investors

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi

Chairman Societe Generale

Sonja Laud

Chief Investment Officer LGIM

Jean Raby

Chief Executive Officer Natixis Investment Managers

Euan Munro

Chief Executive Officer Aviva Investors

Claudia Kruse

Managing Director Global Responsible Investment & Governance APG Asset Management

Saleh Romeih

Managing Partner and Investment Committee Member SoftBank Vision Fund

Ibrahim Ajami

Head of Ventures Mubadala

Pascal Blanqué

Chief Investment Officer Amundi

Fiona Frick

Chief Executive Officer Unigestion Group

Mark Haefele

Chief Investment Officer UBS Wealth Management

Paul Jakubowski

Head European Investments & Global Head Fixed Income Indexing Vanguard

Ahmed Yahia Al Idrissi

Chief Executive Officer, Technology, Manufacturing & Mining Mubadala Investment Company

Tom Joy

Chief Investment Officer Church Commissioners for England

Nathan Lacaze

Co-CEO UK & Head of EMEA Portfolio Management Dimensional Fund Advisors

Wei Li

Head of EMEA iShares Investment Strategy BlackRock

Francine Lacqua

Anchor Bloomberg Television

John Micklethwait

Editor-in-Chief Bloomberg

Sheila Patel

Chief Executive Officer of International Goldman Sachs Asset Management

Sandy Rattray

Chief Investment Officer Man Group

Richard Tice

Chairman Brexit Party

Rory Tobin

Executive Vice President, Global Head of SPDR ETFs State Street Global Advisors

Daniel Wild

Global Head of ESG Strategy, Impact Advisory and Finance Credit Suisse

Fannie Wurtz

Managing Director, ETF, Indexing & Smart Beta Amundi

Dani Burger

Reporter Bloomberg Markets

Erik Schatzker

Editor-at-Large Bloomberg

Giles Turner

European Technology Editor Bloomberg News

 Highlights from 2018:


Presenting Sponsor

Mubadala Investment Company actively manages a worldwide portfolio supporting the vision of a globally integrated and diversified economy, through sustainable returns to its shareholder, the Government of Abu Dhabi. In March 2018, Abu Dhabi Investment Council (ADIC) joined the Group.
Mubadala’s US $229 billion portfolio spans five continents with interests in aerospace, ICT, semiconductors, metals and mining, renewable energy, oil and gas, petrochemicals, utilities, healthcare, real estate, pharmaceuticals and medical technology, agribusiness and a global portfolio of financial holdings. Mubadala now has offices in Rio de Janeiro, Hong Kong, Moscow, New York and San Francisco.
Mubadala is a trusted partner, an engaged shareholder and a responsible global company that is committed to ethics and world-class standards.
For more information about Mubadala, please visit: www.mubadala.com

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