Lize Griffiths, Deloitte

Lize Griffiths Lize Griffiths is a partner at Deloitte, providing audit and assurance services to real estate asset managers with various cross border investment strategies. In her role as Real Estate leader for Deloitte in Luxembourg, she has the primary responsibility for the real estate services across the firm’s audit, tax and consulting functions and driving related business initiatives and activities. She is active in various industry associations: Board member of the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI), member and facilitator at the Institute of Luxembourg Directors (ILA), member of INREV (European Association for Investors in Non-Listed Real Estate) and other local real estate associations.

Agenda

09.50-10.50

Redefining the Asset Management operating model: a roundtable discussion with the CEOs of leading European Asset Management Associations

The global Asset Management is facing a number of key challenges including increasing fee and margin compression, an ever increasing winner-take-all phenomenon, accompanied by digital innovation. Delivering innovative products to respond to macroeconomic factors, demographic changes, growing focus on the environmental and sustainability agenda:

How should the sector respond to these challenges?

 


11.20-12.10

A European regulatory outlook

An interview with ESMA & EFAMA


13.15-13.45

Short & Sharp session Kindly sponsored by State Street

Alternatives Becoming Mainstream: Trend or Fad?

 

  • Peter Corry

    Peter Corry Managing Director, Alternative Investment Solutions (AIS) State Street Services (Luxembourg) S.A.

  • Eduardo Gramuglia

    Eduardo Gramuglia Senior Vice President State Street Bank International GmbH, Luxembourg Branch


14.30-15.15

Minding the gap - Diversity in Asset Management

The case for diversity is clear. Efforts are underway to improve representation in the Asset Management industry.

What does that mean for the organisation and for the performance of the business? Does gender diversity also bring benefits to end investors?


16.00-1645

Entering the millenial era- the changing face of European Asset Management

Global cross-border Asset Managers discuss 30 years in the making to today’s AM world, the ”next generation of Asset Management”  and the evolving operating models.


16.45-17.30

Dispelling the Myths of Securities Lending for UCITS Funds

Securities Lending (“SecLending”) is a big business . Leading Asset Servicers have been providing this service to the fund industry for many years, yet it still remains an unspoken topic. So, where do UCITS funds sit in this industry?

A roundtable discussion with the full spectrum of the securities lending value chain, focusing on UCITS structures and their participation in securities lending programmes  


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