West Africa Summit
Thursday, March 26, 2020
March
26th March 2020
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Overview

In partnership with Risk Management Association of Nigeria

Overview

Join 100+ industry peers, learn more about economic outlook for the region and new business and regulatory challenges faced by West African banks. The event is brought to you in partnership with Risk Management Association of Nigeria.

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Agenda

08:15 – 09:00  Registration and Breakfast

09:00 – 09:10  Welcome Address

Nash Subedar, Regional Director – Europe and Africa, Moody’s Analytics
Representative of Risk Management Association of Nigeria (TBC)

09:10 – 09:50  Global economic outlook: Cloud of uncertainty

  • Spectre of a global recession
  • Global recession: USA, China
  • Global recession: Africa
Periklis Brakatsoulas, Economist, Moody’s Analytics

09:50 – 10:20  Basel III: Making it work in Africa

Speaker TBC

10:20 – 10:50  Networking Break

10:50 – 11:20  Q&A: How to approach IFRS 9

We have an experience of over 100 implementations of IFRS 9 impairment processes over the world, from development banks to global banks and local banks. We will share our feedback and recommendations, and answer any questions you might have on the subject.

  • Overview of lessons learned, strategic and operational implications of IFRS9 that we observed across EMEA
Nadja Roos, Director – Advisory Services, Moody’s Analytics
Christophe Marinier, Assistant Director – Product Specialist, Moody’s Analytics

11:20 – 11:50  The future of credit decisioning is here

  • Challenges faced by bankers at originations
  • What can be improved to make better and faster decisions?
  • The future is now
  • Key take-aways
Omar Akkor, Senior Director – Credit Assessment and Origination, Moody’s Analytics

11:50 – 12:00  Wrap up and Close

Joseph Ingwat, Associate Director – Relationship Manager, Moody’s Analytics

Agenda

08:15 – 09:00  Registration and Breakfast

09:00 – 09:10  Welcome Address

Nash Subedar, Regional Director – Europe and Africa, Moody’s Analytics
Representative of Risk Management Association of Nigeria (TBC)

09:10 – 09:50  Global economic outlook: Cloud of uncertainty

Periklis Brakatsoulas, Economist, Moody’s Analytics

09:50 – 10:20  Basel III: Making it work in Africa

Speaker TBC

10:20 – 10:50  Networking Break

10:50 – 11:20  Q&A: How to approach IFRS 9

We have an experience of over 100 implementations of IFRS 9 impairment processes over the world, from development banks to global banks and local banks. We will share our feedback and recommendations, and answer any questions you might have on the subject.

Nadja Roos, Director – Advisory Services, Moody’s Analytics
Christophe Marinier, Assistant Director – Product Specialist, Moody’s Analytics

11:20 – 11:50  The future of credit decisioning is here

Omar Akkor, Senior Director – Credit Assessment and Origination, Moody’s Analytics

11:50 – 12:00  Wrap up and Close

Joseph Ingwat, Associate Director – Relationship Manager, Moody’s Analytics

Keynote Speaker

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Contact us

Valerija Slavina

Events and Outreach Manager

+44 (207) 772-1527

valerija.slavina@moodys.com