FundsEvent is the n.1 event especially built for funds selection professionals. Each year decision makers of the sector are gathered for a day of debates and workshops, combined with elitist networking moments. FundsEvent is an exclusive opportunity to debate about the sector main issues and challenges, as well as its future, ways of expanding and improving it. Program of the day: - Plenary sessions with insightful intervention of funds selection industry pure players: Panel 1: First panel of the day will give insights about the current environment, and deal with the following topics: Predicting next crisis, Fees Vs Transparency, The changing role of Central Banks, Happy Birthday AIMFD. With: Sébastien Cordoliani, Directeur Exécutif, Alpha Wealth Management Luxembourg Antonio Forte, Asset Manager - Fund Selection, Lux Gest Asset Management Charles de Lamaestre, Portfolio Manager, BGL BNP Paribas Panel 2: Second panel, in the morning, will focus on the funds promoters' skills and offers, as well as expectations of funds selectors today. Panellists will notably discuss: Is one looking for investment performance of forecasting skills? Fund promoter: the clothes do not make the man, what place for technologies: the use of social networks in the funds industry, The Amazon approach With: Sandra Niethen, Head Systematic Funds EMEA, Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management Lieven Jacobs, Head of Institutional and Fund Management, Kredietrust Luxembourg Sébastien Cordoliani, Directeur Exécutif, Alpha Wealth Management Luxembourg Both panels in the morning will be moderated by Dave Ricketts, Associate Editor, Ignites Europe (a service of Financial Times) CIO Q&A session In the afternoon, Mussie Kidane, Head of Funds Selection, Banque Pictet & Cie SA, will join the event for a Q&A session led by James Anderson, Editor in Chief, PAM Insight. - Elitist networking to exchange and create business leads - 12 expert workshop sessions: three sessions happen in parallel and it is up to you to decide which topics you want to learn more about. Among topics that will be addressed: -   Ageing - an investment opportunity?, CPR Asset Management -   Emerging Market Corporate Debt: The fastest growing sector in Global Fixed Income, AllianceBernstein -   Flexible management: challenges for the future, AXA IM BeNeLux -   How far will innovation drive the European ETF & Indexing market?, Amundi ETF -    Is it now time to invest in Emerging Market Debt?, BNY Mellon -    European equities: Absolute return or relative return?, Henderson Global Investors -    Emerging Markets: opportunities from the recent turmoil, Lombard Odier -    Navigating between equities and bonds: how to build a robust portfolio in uncertain times, Petercam -    Asian Equities: Ugly is the new beautiful, Robeco -    China - Time for bottom fishing, Invesco Asset Management -    The case for unconstrained fixed income, M&G Investments -     High Yield: Long standing European issuers offer value in a low rate environment, Eurizon Capital S.A.   REGISTER NOW! Free access for CIOs, fund managers, wealth managers, private bankers, directors of life insurance companies and similar positions: please register with invitation code ART3103* Entrance for service providers and consultants is charged €350 EX VAT. FundsEvent will respect the following quota of end users/consultants: 75%/25%.   Practical information: Date:                                   3rd April, 2014 Doors opening:                   08:30 Closing cocktail:                 15:40 Venue:                                  Parc Alvisse Hotel, 120 Route d'Echternach, L-1453 Luxembourg More information and registration online: www.fundsevent.com Sponsors GOLD Deutsche Bank SILVER AllianceBernstein, Amundi ETF, AXA IM BeNeLux, BNY Mellon, CPR Asset Management, EurizonCapital, Henderson Global Investors, Invesco, Lombard Odier Investment Managers, M&G Investments, Petercam, Robeco LANYARD SPONSOR Ethenea EXHIBITION STAND SPONSOR DNCA Finance Luxembourg, Saxo Bank BAGS SPONSOR AllianceBernstein Partners AGEFI Luxembourg, AMCHAM Luxembourg, Banque & Finance, bobsguide, CFO World, Chronicle.lu, Entreprises Magazine, Family Office, Financial Bridges, Financial Places, IAIR, LeadersLeague, Pam Insight Event Partners Renault, Rms.lu   ** Free entrance reserved to people directly or indirectly involved in financial product selection: family offices' directors, private bankers, life insurance directors, decision makers in the funds of funds or pension funds field...

Publié le 31 mars 2014