Josiane Schroeder , Linklaters

Josiane Schroeder Josiane specialises in all types of investment fund-related matters, for both traditional and alternative funds. She advises major international fund houses and asset managers, including U.S. and Asia-based clients. As a highly experienced and versatile funds lawyer, Josiane advises on everything from the setting up of funds, eligible investments and investment restrictions to fund mergers (both domestic and international), demergers, liquidations and restructurings. She has particular expertise on funds set up under the Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities (UCITS) directives. She has assisted many funds and fund management companies on the necessary requirements from successive UCITS directives.

Agenda

3.30-5.00 pm

Roving Interview session

Current Market overview/Key new product & distribution developments
Top regulatory developments
Brexit/Governance/ New alternatives trends

  • Lou Kiesch

    Lou Kiesch Partner Regulatory Consulting Deloitte


Agenda

3.15-4.25 pm

UCITS WORKSHOP

Regulatory update and the practical implications for your business
Focus on Distribution: talking to Sky Harbor on their strategies to successfully penetrate the EU market
Focus on Responsible Investing: talking to Candriam Investors Group – a New York Life Company
Audience Q&A

  • Keith Dixson

    Keith Dixson Head of International Development Candriam Investors Group

  • Lou Kiesch

    Lou Kiesch Partner Regulatory Consulting Deloitte