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2015 Agenda

8:30 AM

Registration and Refreshments

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

9:00 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:00 AM - 9:10 AM

9:10 AM

A Conversation with John Micklethwait & Anshu Jain

9:10 AM - 9:30 AM

Bloomberg Editor-in-Chief in conversation with Anshu Jain, Former Co-CEO, Deutsche Bank
 

9:30 AM

Setting the Scene: The State of Banking with Andrea Orcel

9:30 AM - 10:10 AM

Bloomberg TV Anchor Jonathan Ferro in conversation with Andrea Orcel, President, Investment Bank, UBS AG.
 

10:10 AM

The Future of Europe

10:10 AM - 10:50 AM

A debate on the main challenges Europe is facing, including Brexit, the debt crisis and regulation.

10:50 AM

Surreal Estate: London Property Panel

10:50 AM - 11:20 AM

Since 2009, more super-prime properties have traded hands in London than in any other city - will the bubble burst?
 

11:20 AM

The Future of Finance: Blockchain in the Banking Industry

11:20 AM - 11:50 AM

Fintech firms are growing fast and attracting more and more customers as well as investors. How can traditional banks sit side-by-side with fintech?

11:50 AM

Networking Break

11:50 AM - 12:10 PM

12:10 PM

The Unicorns of Europe: Building Billion Dollar Tech

12:10 PM - 12:45 PM

Momentum in Europe's tech sector is growing, the region produced 13 billion-dollar tech start-ups over the past year. The challenge now: creating $10B companies. How do we get there?

12:45 PM

The Great Debate: The Next Financial Capital

12:45 PM - 1:15 PM

With London facing increasing regulatory pressure and several banks threatening to scale back activities in the UK capital, we look at where financial institutions could flock to next. With simultaneous debates in both the Hong Kong and New York MMI conferences, champions of the industry will go to head-to-head to argue for their city.
 

1:15 PM

Networking Lunch

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

2:45 PM

The Future of Alternative Asset Management

2:45 PM - 3:15 PM

A conversation with Guy Hands, Chairman, Terra Firma

3:15 PM

M&A: Golden Age?

3:15 PM - 3:40 PM

Global M&A activity this year is on track to pass $3 trillion for the first time since the financial crisis struck - will the momentum last?
 

3:40 PM

The Next Most Influential

3:40 PM - 4:20 PM

A look ahead to what future Most Influential lists will look like. What are the big challenges that business finance will confront in coming years, and how will those challenges shape future CEOs and other business leaders.

4:20 PM

Investment Outlook Panel

4:20 PM - 5:00 PM

A look at the main trends shaping markets for 2016. The panel will focus on: investment outlook, market opportunities and how the global economic environment is shaping investment decisions.

5:00 PM

Closing Remarks

5:00 PM - 5:10 PM

5:10 PM

Cocktail Reception

5:10 PM - 6:00 PM