Zurich Banking Conference
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
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Overview

The conference brings together senior investors, issuers and analysts to discuss growth challenges in the continued low interest rated environment. Join us to get the latest credit insight on the most pressing issues facing global and regional banks today.

       WHY ATTEND

         Big Picture:  Understand banks’ challenges of growth in a period of economic slowdown

         Regional Trends: See how regional banks are coping in comparison to their peers

         Expert Views: Hear from influential market figures on the latest market developments

         Meet the Market: Network with your sector peers

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Agenda

08.30Registration & Coffee

09.00Welcome  Address

Chairperson: Carola Schuler, Managing Director, Banking

09.10Big Picture  Presentation

Another year of  headwinds?

  • Delivering growth in a period  of an economic slowdown
  • Slower pace of monetary policy normalisation: Business as usual?    
  • Effects of demographic change

Dietmar Hornung,  Associate Managing Director, Sovereign Risk Group

09.45Spotlight Conversation

Led by Dietmar Hornung,  Associate Managing Director, Sovereign Risk Group

Dr. Daniel Kalt, Chief Economist, UBS

10.30Networking & Coffee Break

11.00Presentation on GIBs

Global Investment Banks’ performance  challenges in a period of economic uncertainty

  • GIB credit trends: US versus  Europe
  • Benefits of diversified global  business models
  • Technology as a driver of  efficiency and innovation

Michael Rohr,  Senior Vice President, Banking

11.25Plenary session on European banks

Regional banking system trends

  • Making profits in the continued  low interest rate environment
  • Changing risk profiles due to  cyber, tech, ESG and reputation related issues
  • Benchmarking performance of European Global Investment Banks (GIBs) relative to US peers

Led by Maria Cabanyes, Senior Vice President, Banking

Carola  Schuler, Managing Director, Banking

Pepa Mori, Vice  President – Senior Credit Officer, Banking  

Michael Rohr, Senior Vice President, Banking

12.10Presentation on Insurance

Insurers’ strategies and risks in a low interest rate environment

  • Impact of low rates on insurers’ profits and solvency
  • Increased investments in illiquid assets to chase yield
  • Changing business models, a catalyst for divestments and acquisitions

Benjamin Serra, Senior Vice President, Insurance

12.30Close of the Conference 

Agenda

08.30Registration & Coffee

09.00Welcome  Address

Chairperson: Carola Schuler, Managing Director, Banking

09.10Big Picture  Presentation

Another year of  headwinds?

Dietmar Hornung,  Associate Managing Director, Sovereign Risk Group

09.45Spotlight Conversation

Led by Dietmar Hornung,  Associate Managing Director, Sovereign Risk Group

Dr. Daniel Kalt, Chief Economist, UBS

10.30Networking & Coffee Break

11.00Presentation on GIBs

Global Investment Banks’ performance  challenges in a period of economic uncertainty

Michael Rohr,  Senior Vice President, Banking

11.25Plenary session on European banks

Regional banking system trends

Led by Maria Cabanyes, Senior Vice President, Banking

Carola  Schuler, Managing Director, Banking

Pepa Mori, Vice  President – Senior Credit Officer, Banking  

Michael Rohr, Senior Vice President, Banking

12.10Presentation on Insurance

Insurers’ strategies and risks in a low interest rate environment

Benjamin Serra, Senior Vice President, Insurance

12.30Close of the Conference 

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Daniel Kalt
Chief Economist Switzerland

Guest Speaker

UBS

Guest Speaker

UBS

Chief Economist Switzerland
Dr. Daniel Kalt

Moody's speakers

Carola Schuler
Managing Director - Banking Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Managing Director - Banking Group
Carola Schuler
Dietmar Hornung
Associate Managing Director
Sovereign Risk Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Sovereign Risk Group
Associate Managing Director
Dietmar Hornung
Maria Cabanyes
Senior Vice President Financial Institutions Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Senior Vice President Financial Institutions Group
Maria Cabanyes
Michael Rohr
Senior Vice President
Financial Institutions Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Financial Institutions Group
Senior Vice President
Michael Rohr
Benjamin Serra
Senior Vice President
Financial Institutions Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Financial Institutions Group
Senior Vice President
Benjamin Serra
Maria Jose Mori
Vice President - Senior Credit Officer
Financial Institutions Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Financial Institutions Group
Vice President - Senior Credit Officer
Maria Jose Mori
Moody’s Events 

Jasmine Endres

Associate Director – MIS Events and Outreach

+44-207-772-1562

jasmine.endres@moodys.com