Free Briefing: The surge to alternatives assets: the drivers behind the changing asset management landscape in Europe

The  Summit Finuas Network in association with the Institute of Banking would like to invite you to a free breakfast briefing on

The surge to alternatives assets: the drivers behind the changing asset management landscape in Europe

Date:                   Wednesday, 22 October 2014
 Time:                 7.45am – 9.00am (Registration from 7.30am)
 Presenter:       Kevin McConnell, K3 Consulting
 CPD Hours:    This event is accredited for 1 CPD hour for QFAs*, CPD members* (see below)
 Venue:               Auditorium, The Institute of Banking, IFSC, 1 North Wall Quay, Dublin 1

Background

This presentation will review the impact of the most prominent trends in the global financial markets, including the implications of:

  • The massive global shift to alternatives assets
  • The zero interest rate environment in Europe
  • De-leveraging of the European banking sector

Against the backdrop of a major recovery in the Irish domestic economy, we will examine how the IFSC and the Irish financial services industry can benefit from these trends and position for the next decade.

Presenter

Kevin is a Chartered Financial Analyst and has more than 15 years of experience in the investment industry, specialising in the banking and insurance sectors. For the past five years, he has been an external strategic advisor to a number of banks and to a range of international debt and equity investors in the sector. He has worked on both the buy and sell side of the capital markets. Kevin is a senior lecturer in the Masters in Finance program, Trinity College Dublin, and teaches the Complex Financial Instruments course in the Institute of Banking. He also serves as the examiner for the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) accreditation for FPSB Ireland. Kevin is a principal with K3 Consulting and Gem Strategic, which specialise in executive-level strategic consulting in the financial services arena.

CPD Hours

This event is accredited for 1 CPD hour for QFAs*, CPD members* (including Registered Stockbrokers), LCOIs and Chartered Bankers.
*Relevant to categories of retail financial products:
3) Savings & Investments

Register

If you are a current member of the Institute of Banking and would like to register for this event please click here.

If you are not a member please contact a member of the Institute of Banking’s customer services team on (01) 611 6500 to register your free place.