Candida Whitmill, Managing Director, Penultimate Power UK
Tim Lang, Emeritus Professor of Food Policy, City University of London
Jay Turner, Professor in the Environmental Studies Department, Wellesley College
Mike Steinmetz, Homeland Adviser to Governor Gina Raimondo, Associate Cityforum
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The Act lays out the licensing, regulation and supervision requirements to facilitate the establishment of captive insurance business in or from within Mauritius. The enactment signified a seminal step in the development of Mauritius into a reputable captive jurisdiction as it continues to position itself as a sound and competitive Financial Services Centre. The Pure Captive Rules were issued to further strengthen the framework for captive insurance business introduced by the Act.
This brand-new GFT thought leadership paper on 'Applying LLMs' sees our UK AI specialists investigate the emerging research on the properties of current generation Large Language Models (LLMs) and outline the strategies that we believe will need to be adopted if they are to be successfully applied.
Watch now on-demand our recent webinar on ‘Shifting COBOL Compute Workload: Discover how GFT and CloudFrame have partnered to reduce mainframe execution costs by nearly 70% at one GFT customer. Alpesh Tailor (Executive Director, GFT) & Pedro Becquer (VP of Sales, CloudFrame) also discuss additional projects that are showing similar results!
OPTIC is returning for its second year! AFME’s annual Operations, Post-Trade, Technology & Innovation conference brings together the industry’s leading voices, to discuss the role of technology in developing capital markets in Europe, with particular focus on the world of operations and post trade.
For 18 years, AFME’s European Leveraged Finance Conference has brought together the leading names in the European high yield and loan markets to network and debate. This year we are broadening the programme to also cover CLOs – as well as covering leveraged loans and alternative forms of financing such as direct lending and private credit – to reflect the growth of, and increasing interaction between, European markets.
Successful Conclusion of the First "Galaxy Program Membership Package" Roadshow: We are delighted to announce the successful conclusion of the first closed-door roadshow for the "Galaxy Program Membership Package," organized by the UDF platform in Shenzhen, China, on July 25. This exclusive event catered to the requirements of prospective members and showcased the exciting opportunities offered by the "Galaxy Program Membership Package." During the one-on-one roadshow Q&A sessions, the GP-?-A3 Shared Package emerged as the clear favorite among attendees. We …
We talk more about our intelligent enterprise vision at our recent flagship event, SAP Sapphire. Here we discussed how now is the time to future-proof your business. Future-proof’ is a way of operating, and it can be built right into your business with SAP. A great example of us helping a company become future-proof is Barclaycard. Barclaycard worked with SAP to create a virtual card solution called Precisionpay which has enabled customers to turn data into actionable insights.
Wide Area Network (WAN) Acceleration company Bridgeworks has wind in its sails. The Lymington-based firm recently won the ‘Data Centre ICT Networking Innovation of the Year’ at the DCS Awards, in London on 25th May 2023. Adding to their sails is news that Bridgeworks has just signed a multi-million dollar, 6-year software licensing contract renewal with IBM, which will involve embedding its WAN Acceleration technology into the IBM Premier SVC Range. Bridgeworks’ CEO and CTO, David Trossell, continues his firm’s …
We recently interviewed Paul Spendiff, Head of Sales for Funds at Ocorian, and explored the different fund domiciliation options available to US and non-EU fund managers in Europe. Alternative fund managers expect dramatic rise in inflows from pension funds and private banks over the next 18 months: New research from Ocorian shows almost nine in ten (87%) alternative fund managers predict inflows into alternatives from pension funds to increase over the next 18 months. Almost two-fifths (36%) of
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