4th Annual Inside ASEAN - Spotlight on Thailand

Thursday, November 29, 2018

November 2018

Spotlight on Philippines

28th June 2018

Manila

Conference

4th Annual Inside ASEAN - Spotlight on Thailand

Thailand 4.0: Impact on Sovereign, Banks and Corporates

thursday, November 08, 2018
merchant taylors' hall, london

4th Annual Inside ASEAN - Spotlight on Thailand

Thailand 4.0: Impact on Sovereign, Banks and Corporates
Thursday, November 29, 2018
November 2018
Grand Hyatt Erawan
Bangkok

4th Annual Inside ASEAN - Spotlight on Thailand

Thailand 4.0: Impact on Sovereign, Banks and Corporates

Thursday, November 29, 2018
November 2018
Grand Hyatt Erawan
Bangkok

4th Annual Inside ASEAN - Spotlight on Thailand

Thailand 4.0: Impact on Sovereign, Banks and Corporates

Thursday, November 29, 2018
November 2018
Grand Hyatt Erawan
Bangkok

4th Annual Inside ASEAN - Spotlight on Thailand

Thailand 4.0: Impact on Sovereign, Banks and Corporates

Thursday, November 29, 2018
November 2018
Grand Hyatt Erawan
Bangkok

4th Annual Inside ASEAN - Spotlight on Thailand

Thailand 4.0: Impact on Sovereign, Banks and Corporates

Thursday, November 29, 2018
November 2018
Grand Hyatt Erawan
Bangkok

Spotlight on Philippines

28th June 2018

Manila

Overview

In its fourth year, Moody's lead analysts will come together  to provide insights into expected credit trends across banking, insurance, corporates, as well as the sovereign outlook for Thailand.

The event will discuss key issues impacting the sovereign credit profile and will highlight risks and opportunities in the Thai banking system. Senior analysts will explore growth and regional strategies in the Insurance sector, whilst answering key questions about the corporate landscape both in Thailand and across ASEAN.

  • Discuss and Debate the Credit Outlook with senior Moody's Emerging Market Specialists
  • Take a Deep Dive into Trends and Issues from a Global and Regional Perspective
  • Network with Leading Emerging Market Credit Analysts, Portfolio Managers and Issuers
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Agenda

 

9:00 AM       Registration

9:30AM      Welcome remarks

Jacques Els, Associate Managing Director and Country Head – Singapore, Moody's

9:45AM      Will the Thai sovereign rating stay resilient amid domestic and global risks?

  • Can Thailand sustain its solid growth momentum in 2019 given the rising global trade tensions?
  • How will tightening global financing conditions affect Thailand, and emerging and frontier markets?
  • What impact could the Thailand 4.0 initiative have on the sovereign credit profile?

Matthew Circosta, Analyst, Sovereign Risk Group, Moody's

 

10:10AM      Moody’s outlook on the Thai banking system

  • What are the risks and opportunities for Thai banks in 2019?
  • How do banks in Thailand compare with their regional peers?
  • How are the banks preparing to adopt technology and innovation in line with the broad vision of Thailand 4.0?
  • Peruvian insurance market: Financial performance and key indicators

Rebeca Tan, Analyst, Financial Institutions Group, Moody’s

ASEAN insurers: Growth through new government policies and innovations

  • Which strategies have helped overcome the growth bottlenecks in ASEAN?
  • What can be done to deepen insurance penetration in Thailand? 

Frank Yuen, AVP-Analyst, Financial Institutions Group, Moody’s

 

10:45 AM    Coffee break

11:00AM     What is Moody’s 2019 outlook for corporates in Asia(ex-Japan)?

  • What are the key trends for Moody's-rated companies in Asia?
  • Which credit issues will emerge for corporates in Asia over the next 12 months?
  • What are the refinancing needs of Asian companies in 2019?

Vikas Halan, Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance Group, Moody’s

Panel discussion: Key credit challenges for Asian emerging markets in 2019

  • What would a further intensification of US-China trade tensions mean for trade-reliant Asian?
  • Which markets are particularly vulnerable to a tightening in financing conditions and higher oil prices?
  • In which countries is political risk rising? What will be its credit implications?

Jacques Els, Associate Managing Director and Country Head – Singapore, Moody’s (Moderator)

Vikas Halan, Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance Group, Moody’s

Alka Anbarasu,VP-Senior Credit Officer, Financial Institutions Group, Moody’s

Matthew Circosta, Analyst, Sovereign Risk Group, Moody’s

12:00 PM   Closing remarks

Matthew Circosta

Analyst, Sovereign Risk Group, Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Analyst, Sovereign Risk Group, Moody's Investors Service

Matthew Circosta

Rebaca Tan

Analyst, Financial Institutions Group, Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Analyst, Financial Institutions Group, Moody's Investors Service

Rebaca Tan

Frank Yuen

Assistant Vice President - Analyst, Moody's Investors Service

Asia Financial Institutions Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Asia Financial Institutions Group

Assistant Vice President - Analyst, Moody's Investors Service

Frank Yuen

Frank Yuen is an Assistant Vice President with Moody’s Financial Institutions Group. Based in Hong Kong, he is part of the insurance rating team covering a portfolio of insurers in Asia Pacific.

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Vikas Halan

Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance Group, Moody's Investors Service

Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance Group, Moody's Investors Service

Vikas Halan

Jacques Els

Associate Managing Director and Country Head – Singapore, Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Associate Managing Director and Country Head – Singapore, Moody's Investors Service

Jacques Els

Alka Anbarasu

Vice President – Senior Credit Officer

Financial Institutions Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Financial Institutions Group

Vice President – Senior Credit Officer

Alka Anbarasu

Alka Anbarasu is a Vice President and Senior Credit Officer for the Financial Institutions Group in Asia. Based in Singapore, she is responsible for the credit ratings of banks in India, Thailand and the Philippines.

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Further Information

Any questions please contact Veronica George