Jesper Schleimann, Strategy & Innovation Officer, EMEA North, SAP
Joanne Murphy, Acting Chief Executive Officer, The Chartered Bank Institute
Jason Engelbrecht, CTO & Head of Innovation Lab, Citi
Thursday, 02 November 2023
Professor Fan Gang, President, China Development Institute
Professor Michael Mainelli, Chairman, Z/Yen Group
Mr Wenjian Fang, Chief Executive Officer, Bank of China (UK) Limited
Monday, 13 November 2023
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.
The 24th of April is a significant milestone for Abu Dhabi, and for ADGM. The expansion of the International Financial District to include both Al Maryah and Al Reem islands makes it one of the largest financial districts in the world, with a total area of 1,438 hectares. ADGM is the region’s fastest growing IFC, and this expansion follows increased demand from both international and regional companies choosing Abu Dhabi as their preferred location to work and live.
GFT celebrates AWS Service Delivery Badges: GFT reaches new heights in its Amazon Web Services (AWS) expertise with four new certifications! These certifications prove that GFT is a trusted AWS service delivery provider, as well as demonstrating our specialists’ expertise. The four new service badges achieved: Amazon EC2 for Windows Server Delivery, Amazon EKS Delivery, Amazon Lambda Delivery & Amazon RDS Delivery.
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 the last seven years, AFME’s European Compliance and Legal Conference has brought together over 200+ professionals for high-level networking and discussion. This event is designed by our members to address the most pressing issues and trends affecting the European compliance and legal industry. The programme, comprised of specialist keynote presentations, industry expert panel discussions and interactive networking, brings together senior industry stakeholders from across Europe. The conference is a great opportunity for attendees to gain valuable insights, hear from …
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 …
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. They have invested in numerous SAP solutions as they have realised the importance of integration.
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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