Elisabeth Ottawa, Schroders

Elisabeth Ottawa

Elisabeth joined Schroders as Deputy Head of Public Policy in March 2018 focusing on EU developments and broader engagement on international level.

She started her professional career at the Austrian Ministry of Finance, holding various positions including Senior Expert for AML/CFT and Head of Delegation to the Financial Action Task Force (FATF). Between 2011 and 2014, Elisabeth worked as Financial Services Attaché at the Permanent Representation of Austria to the EU, and then joined Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) as Head of the EU Liaison Office. Elisabeth holds a law degree from Vienna University.


13.50 - 14.20

OTC Derivatives and collateral implications of new regulations

  • Access to CCPs for funds and implementation of FRANDT principles
  • Next steps for derivatives trading obligation
  • ESMA Review of market abuse regulation

14.20 - 15.10

Collateral eligibility and impacts on depositaries

  • Limitations and best practices for collateral re-use
  • Collateral schedules and custodial arrangements for UMR phases 5 and 6
  • Getting ready for CDRs 2018/1618 and 1619 on delegated safekeeping

16.05 - 17.05

Securities lending – the causes and effects of changing behaviour

  • Business and regulatory drivers
  • Profitability/revenues
  • Routes to market – buy-side perspective
  • New themes – sustainable finance, role of technology
  • Adrian Dale

    Adrian Dale Director, Regulation and Market Practice ISLA

  • Benoit Uhlen

    Benoit Uhlen Head of Client Management for Market and Financing Services (MFS) BNP Paribas Securities Services