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Join EY at the Irish Funds Annual Global Funds Online Conference

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EY Financial Services is delighted to support the Irish Funds Annual Global Funds Online Conference as a premium sponsor. The event takes place over the course of Wednesday, 21 October and Thursday, 22 October between 2:00pm and 6:00pm (Dublin time) on both days.

The theme of this year’s event is “Embracing New Perspectives” and the agenda will include thought-provoking content on a number of key areas in the funds industry, including the response to Covid-19, the challenge of Brexit, sustainability and ESG, regulation, FinTech and AI, funds distribution, cybersecurity, and the future of work

Lisa Kealy, EY’s Wealth and Asset Management Leader and Chair of Irish Funds, will open the conference and commented,

This event is always a highlight of the international funds industry calendar and attracts a wide range of participants from across the international investment funds community. I am looking forward to a stimulating discussion with key industry experts and global opinion leaders engaging via a series of keynote presentations, interviews and panel discussions.

As a premium sponsor, EY will be hosting a virtual booth at the event with the theme of ‘ESG Integration for Asset Managers’. We hope that attendees will join us during the conference to access our latest thought leadership on this important topic for the industry and interact with us live via video or text chat.”

Keynote speakers include:

  • Alastair Campbell, Writer and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair’s spokesman, press secretary and director of communications and strategy.
  • Steven Maijoor, Chair of European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA)
  • Derville Rowland– Director General, Financial Conduct – Central Bank of Ireland
  • Daragh Maher– Head Of Research Americas at HSBC

In addition to the agenda, the event promises to provide a significant level of attendee interaction and networking opportunities, before, during and after the conference.

Register for the Irish Funds Annual Global Funds Online Conference 2020 here.

Lisa Kealy

Financial Services Markets Leader
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