Events
This section lists events that are being organised or supported by ICMA. Selected presentations delivered previously at seminars organised by ICMA can be accessed via the Past Events tab.

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Quarterly briefing call for ICMA members Q2 2015
IWN Workshop: Practical tips for networking with Miranda Brawn, London
ICMA Iberian Regional Meeting and Update on Regulatory Developments, Madrid
ICMA Asset Management and Investors Council (AMIC) Meeting & Seminar, Amsterdam
ICMA & Clifford Chance seminar: an in-depth review of the Global Master Repurchase Agreement (GMRA), Singapore
Liquidity in European fixed income markets: What does the future hold? Brussels
The ICMA CBIC & The Covered Bond Report Conference, Frankfurt
ICMA Skills Course: Successful Sales
ICMA European Repo Council Annual General Meeting, Brussels
ICMA Annual General Meeting and Conference 2015, Amsterdam
European Regulation: An Introduction for Capital Market Practitioners, London
ICMA Workshop: Repo and securities lending under the GMRA and GMSLA, Madrid





Quarterly briefing call for ICMA members Q2 2015 

   

ICMA MEMBERS ONLY


Date: 20 April 2015
Time: 12.00-13.00

Organiser: ICMA





IWN Workshop: Practical tips for networking with Miranda Brawn 

 

ICMA MEMBERS ONLY


Date: 21 April 2015
Time: 12.00-13.30

Venue:
International Capital Market Association (ICMA) Limited
23 College Hill
London EC4R 2RP
United Kingdom

Organiser: ICMA

This event is now full and registrations have been closed. To join the waitlist please contact Leigh Anne Cooke.





ICMA Iberian Regional Meeting and Update on Regulatory Developments 

   

IBERIAN REGIONAL MEMBERS ONLY


Date: 23 April 2015
Time: 11.00-14.00

Venue:
Santander
Ciudad Financiera Grupo Santander
Edificio El Faro (Centro de Visitas) – El Faro Building
Avenida Cantabria, s/n
28660 Boadilla del Monte (Madrid)

Organiser: ICMA




 
ICMA Asset Management and Investors Council (AMIC) Meeting & Seminar 

    

Hosted by: Nederlandse Vereniging van Banken


Date: 29 April 2014
Time: 09.00-14.30

Venue:
Nederlandse Vereniging van Banken
Gustav Mahlerplein 29-35
1082 MS Amsterdam
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Organiser: ICMA





ICMA & Clifford Chance seminar: an in-depth review of the Global Master Repurchase Agreement (GMRA)  

   

Date: 29 April 2015
Time: 12.30-14.00

Venue:
Clifford Chance,
Marina Bay Financial Centre,
25th Floor, Tower 3,
12 Marina Boulevard
Singapore

Organiser: ICMA & Clifford Chance





Liquidity in European fixed income markets: What does the future hold? 

    

Date: 29 April 2015
Time: 13.15-14.45

Venue
CEPS
Place du Congres 1
1000 Brussels

Organiser: CEPS & ICMA





The ICMA CBIC & The Covered Bond Report Conference 

   

Date: 6-7 May 2015

Venue:
Deutsche Nationalbibliothek (German National Library)
Adickesallee 1
60322 Frankfurt am Main
Germany

Organiser: ICMA CBIC & The Covered Bond Report





ICMA Skills Course: Successful Sales 

   

Date: 11-12 May 2015
Time: 09.00-17.00

Venue:
International Capital Market Association (ICMA) Limited
23 College Hill
London EC4R 2RP
United Kingdom

Organiser: ICMA





ICMA European Repo Council Annual General Meeting  

   

Hosted by: Euroclear

Date: 18 May 2015
Time: 11.00-13.00

Venue:
The Square
rue Ravensteinstraat 2
1000 Brussels
Belgium

Organiser: ICMA





ICMA Annual General Meeting and Conference 2015 

   

Date: 3-5 June 2015

Venue:
Hotel Okura Amsterdam
Ferdinand Bolstraat 333
1072 LH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Organiser: ICMA





European Regulation: An Introduction for Capital Market Practitioners 

    

Date: 17 June 2015
Time: 08.30-17.00

Venue:
International Capital Market Association (ICMA) Limited
23 College Hill
London EC4R 2RP
United Kingdom

Organiser: ICMA



ICMA Workshop: Repo and securities lending under the GMRA and GMSLA

    

Hosted by: Ashurst

Date: 29 June - 1 July
Time: 09.00-17.30

Venue:
Ashurst
Alcalá, 44
28014 Madrid
Spain

Organiser: ICMA & ISLA





Financial Markets Infrastructure Conference, Hong Kong
ASIFMA's 5th Offshore RMB Markets Conference, Hong Kong
Africa Debt and Capital Markets Fifth Summit, Washington
China Financial Summitt 2015, Beijing
Euroclear Collateral Conference, Brussels
China Debt Capital Market Summit, Beijing
Banking Innovation Forum 2015, Shanghai
40th Annual Conference of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO), London
5th Annual Green Bonds 2015 Conference, London




IFLR European Capital Markets Forum 2015  

Date: 15 April 2015

Venue: Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, London

Organiser: IFLR

The 12th annual IFLR European Capital Markets Forum will return to London on April 15, 2015 at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel.

With over a decade of experience in providing world-class speakers and high-level discussions, the Forum is the largest meeting of bankers’ and corporate counsel in the IFLR event calendar, with an average of over 270 registrants confirming their attendance every year.

Delegates will benefit from a keen focus on the most recent activity in European capital markets, from an increase in IPOs, to a slew of new hybrid products and regulatory capital deals, which peaked before 2014’s stress testing. The event will also provide insight into new structures and trends for the forthcoming year. Registration is free for in-house and bankers’ counsel and attendance qualifies for 7 CPD (UK) / CLE (NY & CA) points.

For more detail, please click here or email registrations@iflr.com quoting ICMA.





Financial Markets Infrastructure Conference  

Date: 15-16 April 2015

Venue: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong

Organiser: The Asian Banker

With a number of new rules being finalized and implemented, a great deal of work remains to be done to achieve a strong financial architecture that promotes balanced and sustainable growth in the region. The Financial Markets Infrastructure Conference (April 15-16) at the 16th Asian Banker Summit has become a leading industry event for financial market players from both the buy and sell-sides. It provides a unique platform for senior practitioners from investment banks, asset management and brokerage firms to network with peers as well as to keep abreast of emerging trends through the sharing of latest industry developments. ICMA members are entitled to a 10% discount off individual conference passes by quoting code ICMAABS15. Register now by clicking here.

For more information, please contact Janice Chua, +65 6236 6532. 




Africa Debt and Capital Markets Fifth Summit  

Date: 16 April 2015

Vene: Washington

Organiser: IC Events

The Africa Debt and Capital Markets (ADCM) Summit is designed to provide an update on the latest developments and trends in Africa’s capital markets, showcase investment opportunities, and offer an overview of the continent’s position within the broader global economy and international financial markets.

Now in its fifth edition, the next ADCM Summit will take place on 16 April 2015 in Washington D.C. during the Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group. This year’s programme will focus on the emergence of financial hubs in Africa, the latest bond issues including sovereign debut sukuk bonds, private equity, and the role of African and international  investors (pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, hedge funds) in Africa’s capital markets. The event will also highlight a range of opportunities that investors can tap into, provide insights into new trends in financial services such as insurance, and offer solutions to better understand and manage investment risk.

For more information, please click here or contact Daniela Severino.
Daniela Severino
Daniela Severino






ASIFMA's 5th Offshore RMB Markets Conference  
 
Date: 28 April 2015

Venue: JW Marriott Ballroom, Level 3, Hong Kong

Organiser: ASIFMA

ASIFMA's 5th Offshore RMB Markets Conference provides an industry-wide and timely platform for policy-makers, central banks and leading market practitioners including sell side and buy side to discuss the development of the offshore RMB markets as a key aspect of RMB internationalization in the region and globally. Last year’s conference attracted over 450 participants representing various regulatory bodies and financial institutions from Asia and Europe in both active forums and networking sessions. We received very positive feedback from the participants who found the speakers compelling, the discussions highly informative and interactive, and the debates interesting and thought provoking.

ICMA members can enjoy a discounted delegate fee at USD200 per person (original at USD250). Please use the promo code RMB2015GOE when booking.

For more details, please click here




China Financial Summitt 2015
 

Date:
12-13 May 2015

Venue:
Westin Hotel Financial Street Beijing, No.9, Finicial Street, Xicheng District, Beijing, China

Organiser: China Financial Summit

The China Financial Summit (CFS) will be held in Beijing on May 12-13,2015, with the theme “Financial Innovation and Service in the Economic New Normal”. As an important forum of CHITEC (China Beijing International High-Tech Expo), cosponsored by seven major ministries of China, an annual state event for international exchange and cooperation on science and technology, China Financial Summit (CFS) is held in May each year in Beijing, China.

This Summit 2015 will mainly discuss about the annual hot topics: Financial Innovation and Service in the Economic New Normal, macro-economy and financial industry reform and innovation, especially on the international macro-economic environment with significant effect to the Chinese economy and the capital market, Global Economic Integration, New Expectations and Opportunities of Capital Market and so on. Click here for the agenda.

Delegate fees:
Delegate A: RMB 5800, including two-day dinners
Delegate B: RMB 8800, including two-day accommodations (dinners and hotel rooms)

If you have any interest in attending, please contact Tianyong Zhang.





Euroclear Collateral Conference  

Date: 18-19 May 2015

Venue: The Square, Brussels

Organiser: Euroclear

Europe's top collateral event promises lively, informed discussion and debate about real issues in your sector of the capital markets, including:
  • Collateral optimisation - different priorities for different players
  • The real economy connection - shifting relationships between banks and corporates
  • Derivative collateral management - traceability, segregation and asset protection
Join the conversation with 600+ senior industry professionals – from across the financial spectrum – on matters of importance in the collateral space and turning today's challenges into opportunities.

Whatever your particular interest you'll be in the right place!

Find out more and register here.





China Debt Capital Market Summit 

Date: 19 May 2015

Venue: Beijing

Organiser: Euromoney

The Euromoney China Debt Capital Markets Summit 2015 will provide Chinese FIs, POEs and SOEs with an examination of global debt markets. Euromoney will profile deals done in USD, Euros and off-shore RMB – which markets are open, at what price and for who?
 
For all global participants in debt capital markets a thorough understanding of rapidly developing policy in Beijing and the opportunity to meet new and prospective Chinese credits from across the risk spectrum is essential.

For more information and to register, please click here.




Banking Innovation Forum 2015 

Date: 21 May 2015

Venue: Shanghai, China

Organizer: Shanghai University of Finance and Economics

Banking Innovation Forum 2015 co-hosted by SUFE and Golden Finance, will gather more than 200 policy supervision department leadership, domestic and foreign bankers, decision-makers from financial institutions and emerging participants in the financial market picturing a fresh outlook for wealth management, exploring creative strategies for banks serving real economy and looking forward to banking innovation in new financial ecology.

Speakers Include:
  • Director, China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC)
  • Deputy Director, the People's Bank of China (PBOC)
  • Joyce Phillips, CEO, Global Wealth and Private Banking, ANZ
  • Eric Lian Voon Fui, President& CEO, UOB China
  • Liu Xiaochun, President, China Zheshang Bank

ICMA members are entitled to a 10% discount off individual conference passes. Register now by clicking here. For more information, please contact Ms Sheeda Yao, +86 21 5185 5302.




40th Annual Conference of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO)  

Date: 17-18 June 2015

Venue: London, UK

Organiser: Financial Conduct Authority

The Financial Conduct Authority hosts the 40th Annual Conference of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO). This globally renowned event is taking place, for the first time in its history, in London from 17-18 June. The public conference: ‘Building a new financial world’ will feature a dynamic combination of keynote speeches, Q&A’s and four public-discussion panel sessions consisting of leading senior specialists, regulators and academics from around the world. Influence and join the debate with over 600 high-level delegates, including international business leaders and senior representatives from the global securities markets regulation industry.

Please click here for the agenda, speaker list, event fee and to book your place/s.





5th Annual Green Bonds 2015 Conference
  
Date: 22 June 2015

Venue: Hilton Tower Bridge Hotel, 5 More London Place, Tooley Street, SE1 2BY

Organiser: Environmental Finance

Environmental Finance is proud to say it has been supporting the green bond market since its inception, and this year we bring you our 5th annual Green Bonds Conference. The conference has long been a forum for vital discussions in this market – the seed of the Green Bond Principles was sown at our 2013 event. Last year we welcomed over 200 participants, of which more than half were from the issuer and investor community. We hope you will join us on 22 June 2015 in London to take the conversation to the next level.

Some of the topics on the agenda for this year are:

  • Environmental bonds go mainstream
  • The Green Bond Principles – have we agreed on a standard process now?
  • One year on – how have proceeds been used and how are impacts being reported?
  • What is 'green'? Developing standards and external assurance
  • The green bond investors' outlook
  • Issuers' perspective
  • Green bond indices
  • Verifiers and opinions
  • International innovations and emerging trends
Register using VIP code: ICMA for 30% discount, which will be applied to the early bird rate if booked before 15 May. We look forward to what promises to be a thought-provoking day, and we hope that you’ll join us. For more information please click here.






Here is a selection of ICMA events which have been held over the last year:

16 April 2015
ICMA Workshop: Bond syndication practices for compliance professionals and other non-bankers, London

14 April 2015
Filling the gap - a keystone for the Pan European Private Placement market, London

13 April 2015
ICMA Capital Market Lecture Series 2015: Elizabeth Corley, London

13 April 2015
Filling the gap – a keystone for the Pan European Private Placement market / Une clef de voûte pour le marché pan-européen du placement privé, Paris

8 April 2015
ICMA ERC Operations seminar: The future challenges in post-trade processing for repo – “Can we join the dots”, London

31 March 2015
ICMA Capital Market Lecture Series 2015 - Sir Nigel Wicks, London

27 March 2015
Green Bond Principles: First Annual General Meeting & Conference

25 March 2015
Conference call: A Briefing on the GMRA for ICMA Asia Pacific members

24 March 2015
ICMA Seminar on European Secondary Credit Market Liquidity and MiFID II and ICMA Capital Market Lecture with Anne Leclercq, Belgian Debt Agency

17-18 March 2015
ICMA Professional Repo & Collateral Management Course

12 March 2015
ICMA Asia Primary Market Forum, Hong Kong

9-11 March 2015
Global Master Agreements for Repo and Securities Lending Workshop, London

5 March 2015

4 March 2015

23 February 2015
ICMA Roundtable: European Secondary Credit Market Liquidity

11 February 2015
Japan Securities Summit

6 February 2015
Workshop on IIFM's “Master Collateralized Murabahah Agreement” - an Islamic standard for raising liquidity

5 February 2015
Market Acceptance of ICMA’s New Sovereign Debt Contract Reforms: Joint meeting of the Institute of International Finance, EMTA and ICMA

5 February 2015
Les 6èmes Rencontres des Professionnels des Marchés de la Dette et du Change

29 January 2015
ACI and ICMA 2015 Economic Summit and New Year’s Event

27 January 2015
ICMA Capital Market Lecture Series: Ignazio Angeloni, ECB

22 January 2015
Annual ICMA and NCMF Joint Seminar: Bond Markets - new products, new challenges

20 January 2015
Quarterly briefing call for Asia Pacific members Q1 2015

16-18 January 2015
ICMA Annual Charity Ski Weekend

14 January 2015
Quarterly briefing call for ICMA members, Q1 2015

11 December 2014
ICMA Conference: Challenges Facing the Secondary Bond and Collateral Markets the International and GCC Perspective

3 December 2014
Liquidity in the European secondary bond market: perspectives from the market - briefing call for ICMA members

2 December 2014
Bonds without Borders by Chris O'Malley: Book launch, London

2 December 2014
ICMA Roundtable: SRI & Green Bond Investments: Moving Towards the Mainstream, Paris

27 November 2014
ICMA Seminar: Central Securities Depositories (CSD) Regulation - Mandatory Buy-ins, Frankfurt

26 November 2014
ICMA Women's Network - Starting Out Event, London

26-28 November 2014
ICMA Workshop: Global Master Agreements for Repo and Securities Lending, London

19 November 2014
ICMA European Repo Council (ERC) General Meeting, London

14 November 2014
ICMA Seminar: Central Securities Depositories (CSD) Regulation - Mandatory Buy-ins, Paris

12 November 2014
The 8th ICMA Primary Market Forum

11 November 2014
ICMA Workshop: Bond syndication practices for compliance professionals and other non-bankers

10 November 2014
ICMA ERC/Rule Financial webinar on Target2 Securities

5 November 2014
ICMA Conference: MiFID II, CSDR and Secondary Bond Market Liquidity

4 November 2014
ICMA Seminar: CSDR - Mandatory Buy-ins & Lecture with Mario Nava, European Commission, Brussels

31 October 2014
ICMA Seminar: ‘Collateral is the new Cash’ and Central Securities Depositories Regulation, Zurich

29 October 2014
ICMA Asset Management and Investors Council (AMIC) Meeting & Seminar

28 October 2014
Central Securities Depositories (CSD) Regulation – Mandatory Buy-ins & MiFID II update

14 October 2014
Quarterly briefing call for ICMA members Q4 2014

10 October 2014
Move to settlement at T+2 - ICMA follow up briefing call for members

3 October 2014
ICMA Benelux Meeting

30 September 2014
AFME-ICMA Capital Markets and Growth Roundtable and Dinner Discussion

29 September 2014
ICMA Roundtable: Central Securities Depositories (CSD) Regulation – Mandatory Buy-ins, London

24-26 September 2014
Global Master Agreements for Repo and Securities Lending Workshop, London

22 September 2014
Move to settlement at T+2 from Monday 6 October 2014 - ICMA briefing call

15-16 September 2014
Fixed Income Portfolio Management

15 July 2014
Quarterly briefing call for ICMA members Q3 2014

27 June 2014
European Regulation: An Introduction for Capital Market Practitioners, London

11 June 2014
ICMA GCC Debt Primary Markets Conference, Dubai

10 June 2014
Collateral is the New Cash - An ICMA Lunchtime Seminar, Paris

4-6 June 2014
ICMA Annual General Meeting and Conference 2014

19 May 2014
ICMA Capital Market Lecture Series 2014 - Benoît Cœuré

16 May 2014
Collateral is the New Cash – an ICMA ERC Lunchtime Seminar

15 May 2014
The ICMA CBIC & The Covered Bond Report Conference

8 May 2014
ICMA Capital Market Lecture Series 2014 - Charles Roxburgh, London

8 May 2014
ICMA European Regulatory and Financial Markets Developments and the Brazilian Perspective, Brazil

11 April 2014
Quarterly briefing call for members Q2 2014

9 April 2014
ICMA Asset Management and Investors Council (AMIC) Meeting & Seminar, Zurich

26-28 March 2014
Global Master Agreements for Repo and Securities Lending Workshop, London

18 March 2014
ICMA and NCMF Annual Conference on Regulatory Reform and Nordic Capital Markets, Copenhagen

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