The Future of Finance agenda

Welcome

9.30

James Stirling CBE FRS,
Provost, Imperial College London

Francisco Veloso,
Dean, Imperial College Business School

9.40

Franklin Allen,
Professor of Finance and Economics and Executive Director of the Brevan Howard Centre,
Imperial College Business School

Andrea Buraschi,
Chair of Finance, Imperial College Business School

Opening keynote

9.45

Muhammad Yunus,
Nobel Laureate

Session 1 – Finance, inequality and development

10.15

Rui Barros,
CEO, Barclays Bank Mozambique

Ralph De Haas,
Director of Research, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

Facilitated by:
Claudia Custodio,
Associate Professor of Finance, Imperial College Business School

10.50

Break

Session 2 – The financial economist view of current macro events

11.10

Alex Brazier,
Executive Director, Financial Stability Strategy and Risk (FSSR),
Bank of England

11.40

Megan Butler,
Director of Supervision, Financial Conduct Authority

Thomas F. Huertas,
Partner and Chair, EY Global Regulatory Network

Facilitated by:
David Miles CBE,
Professor in Financial Economics, Imperial College Business School

12.15

Lunch

13.15

Antonio Horta Osorio,
CEO, Lloyds Banking Group

Session 3 – Fintech, cryptocurrencies and cyber security

13.45

Daniel Masters,
Chairman of Global Advisors (Holdings) Limited

14.15

Ruth Wandhöfer,
Managing Director Global Head of Regulatory and Market Strategy, Citi Bank

Andrew Hauser,
Executive Director of Banking Payments and Financial Resilience, Bank of England

Facilitated by:
Andrei Kirilenko,
Director, Centre for Global Finance and Technology, Imperial College Business School

14.50

Break

Session 4 – The market efficiency debate: indexing, quants and the future of the asset management industry

15.10

Lasse Heje Pedersen,
Principal, AQR Capital Management and Professor of Finance, Copenhagen Business School

15.40

Luke Ellis,
CEO, Man Group

Alberto Gallo,
Partner and Head of Global Macro Strategies, Algebris Investments

Ryan Blute,
Head of Global Wealth Management, PIMCO

Facilitated by:
Andrea Buraschi,
Chair of Finance, Imperial College Business School

16.15

Break

Session 5 – Household finance

16.35

Tarun Ramadorai,
Professor of Financial Economics, Imperial College Business School

17.05

Nigel Wilson,
CEO, Legal & General Group

Sir Andrew Dilnot CBE,
Chair, UK Statistics Authority and Warden, Nuffield College, Oxford

Roger Marsden,
Managing Director, Retirement & CEO Equality Release, Aviva Plc

Facilitated by:
James Sefton,
Professor in Financial Economics, Imperial College Business School

17.40

Networking drinks reception

*Please note, this agenda is subject to change.