About the 2016 Forum

The Financial Services Forum 2016 will provide delegates with overviews of key developments across the financial services industry, and present opportunities for delegates to delve deep into practical solutions for current market challenges.

Our conference includes two main plenary sessions and six breakout options to ensure that delegates gain a deep understanding of new regulatory changes, best practice in implementation of new regimes, and an opportunity to scan the horizon for new challenges and solutions.

Topics on the agenda of the 3rd Annual Financial Services Forum include;

  • Conduct, culture, individual accountability and corporate governance
  • MiFID II: UK transposition
  • Remuneration: recent developments
  • Innovation and the Fintech revolution
  • FCA Competition powers
  • FCA priorities in 2016
  • Market abuse: implementing MAR
  • Asset management sector: opportunities and challenges
  • Enforcement trends
  • The EU reform programme: wrapping up the post-financial crisis reform package and moving onto the next big thing

Who should attend the 2016 Forum

  • Financial services law practitioners
  • In house lawyers
  • Competition lawyers
  • Heads of compliance
  • Heads of product development
  • Solicitors specializing in financial services
  • Financial services and competition regulators
  • Heads of retail
  • General Counsel
  • Heads of data

Quotes from the 2015 Forum

Great Conference- good mix of subjects
BATS Chi-X Europe

Very informative

Very good

Informative, full and intensive
Kaye Scholer

Well organised. Good Agenda. High participation by internal counsel, which is good
– Delegate

– Delegate

Well organized and well run
– Delegate


To view the 2015 website, including the agenda, speakers, sponsors and more please click here.

2015 delegates include:

  • ABN Amro Bank NV
  • AIMA
  • Amlin Investments
  • Aspect Capital Limited
  • Baillie Gifford
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • Barclay Simpson
  • BATS Chi-X Europe
  • BlackRock
  • BNP Paribas
  • Cabot Credit Management
  • Canada Life
  • Carey Olsen
  • Charlemagne Capital (IOM) Limited
  • Citi
  • Credit Agricole
  • Credit Suisse
  • Dechert
  • DTCC
  • Egerton Capital
  • Esure
  • Eversheds
  • FCA
  • Financial Markets Law Committee
  • GE Capital International
  • HarborVest Partners
  • HSBC
  • International Financial Data Services (UK)
  • Kinetic Partners
  • Linklaters
  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • Maclay Murray & Spens
  • Man Group
  • Orbis Investment Advisory Limited
  • PACT Europe
  • Phinancial Ltd
  • Pinsent Masons
  • PRA
  • Prudential
  • Santander UK PLC C/O QA LTD
  • Scotiabank
  • Simmons & Simmons
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Standard Bank
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe
  • Taylor Wessing
  • The Royal London Asset Management
  • Thesis Asset Management
  • USS Investment Management Limited
  • Walter Scott