Freddy Brausch, Linklaters LLP

Freddy Brausch Freddy has been a partner in Linklaters Luxembourg’s Investment Management Group since 1988. He served as the office’s Managing Partner for, in aggregate, 12 years. Freddy is a senior industry figure of the investment fund sector. Over the years, he represented several prime investment banks and asset managers, on all aspects of their investment management business including the structuring of traditional as well as alternative investment fund products. He has also been involved in the servicing side of asset management, advising global custodians, administrators and securities settlement houses. Freddy is/has been, a member of several advisory bodies to the Luxembourg government and to the regulator of the financial sector (CSSF). Freddy is speaking regularly at national and international funds conferences and industry road-shows in Europe, the US and Asia. Freddy serves as independent director of a Luxembourg bank, of a Luxembourg management company and of several Luxembourg investments funds. Freddy Brausch holds a law degree from the University of Aix-en-Provence, France and an LL.M from the London School of Economics (University of London). He is a member of the Luxembourg Bar.

Agenda

09.30-10.20

Sustainability – an Asset Manager’s duty?

Once the decision is made to embark on the sustainability path, internal procedures need to be put in place to ensure proper implementation of the commitment. Policy, risk management, investment decisions, reporting… all elements of the Asset Manager’s value chain are impacted.

CEOs of leading Asset Management groups share their experience of the process


11.10-12.00

The rise of the ESG, SRI, Impact & Climate Finance: what it means for business and for our planet

Which methodology? What rationale? Which approach?

 


15.45-16.10

Interview with the Regulator: the latest regulatory hot topics for the fund industry


16.10-16.55

Fintech – Facts, Fiction and the Future

A reality check on all things Fintech in the AM production cycle.


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