The conference offered a program focused on fundamental aspects of investor services, such as advanced knowledge and understanding of the latest regulations and compliance issues affecting the buy side. The event hosted various delegates from financial institutions based in Cyprus and also prominent speakers from abroad including MUFG, Commerzbank, Deutsche Boerse AG / Clearstream Banking SA, CME and others.
The main focus of the conference can be summed up by the benefit of advanced knowledge and understanding of the latest regulatory and compliance issues affecting the buy side, and key insights and tips for practical considerations on the buy side. renowned professionals. The conference then ended with an overview of the fund industry and advice on the process required to set up a fund in Cyprus.
With content tailored to delegates ranging from alternative investment fund managers to board members, key speakers included:
- Andreas J Yiasemides, Partner, PwC Cyprus: The role of fund administration and the tax implications in Cyprus
- Fabien Klar, Vice-President, Business Development Management, REGIS-TR SA.: SFTR – A harder version of EMIR?
- Jonathan thursby, Global Leader, CME Group: Global repository service
- Ben griffiths, Managing Director, Global Head of Fund Financing, MUFG Investor Services: Fund financing
- Dr. AndrÃ©as Charalambous, Director of Financial Stability, Ministry of Finance Cyprus.
Dr. Hagen two-wheel tractor said: âThe conference provided a very good overview of the regulatory challenges ahead but also of the business opportunities. The methodology with new data fields requires information from different systems and data sources and requires the implementation of new reporting processes. All panelists agree that there is hardly enough time for implementation if the respective projects have not already started.
Damien gillespie commented: âThis excellent conference covered a wide range of topics including current trends in the financial industry while reviewing upcoming regulations and new technological developments. Cyprus is a growing financial services center and is well positioned to benefit from it. The Point Nine team put on a fantastic event, well done to the whole team. “
About Point Neuf
Point nine is an industry leader in post-trade processing and regulatory reporting. Founded in 2002, Point Nine partners with buying and selling companies to help them meet the ever-increasing challenges of post-trade processing and regulatory reporting. A fully cloud-based financial technology provider, Point Nine currently offers managed technologies and services to more than 70 clients around the world, including hedge funds, asset managers, brokers and banks. For more information, please visit http://www.p9ft.com.
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