The service provider

08.00 - 09.00

Registration and breakfast

09.00 - 09.10

Masters of Ceremonies' welcome and introduction

09.10 - 09.50

Keeping pace with the asset manager

Different service providers approach strategic evolution differently, but always in alignment with how they believe their client needs are best served.



  • Joanna Meager

    Joanna Meager Global Head, Product & Client Experience | Head, Investor & Treasury Services UK RBC Investor & Treasury Services

09.50 - 10.30

The rise of the third-party ManCo model

How far can the third-party ManCo model go? What role does it play? Is consolidation a good thing? Does it represent a true full outsource solution for even the very largest asset managers? Are there clouds on the horizon?



  • Sean O'Driscoll

    Sean O'Driscoll Country Head, Managing Director Universal-Investment-Luxembourg S.A.

10.30 - 11.05

Coffee break

11.05 - 11.25

Managed services

What do providers of «managed services» do? How do they service the asset manager? How far can outsourcing go?

11.25 - 12.05

The workforce of the future

Upskilling the service provider workforce to cope with change and the rapid adoption of technology: how is it done?

Interviewed by:

12.05 - 12.25

Keynote: Disrupters

What is in the LHoFT box of tricks? What new FinTech or RegTech ideas are in the pipeline which could disrupt the existing model and really add value to the AM? A canter through some of the ideas and how transformational they could be.

12.25 - 12.35

Masters of Ceremonies' wrap-up and closing remarks

12.35 - 14.00

Lunch in the exhibition area

The regulator and regulations

14.00 - 14.10

Masters of Ceremonies' introduction

14.10 - 14.50

Regulatory outlook

What’s on the next 12-18 months’ agenda of (expected) regulatory change? What are the consequences for the asset management industry?

14.50 - 15.25

Coffee break

15.25 - 16.10

The EU-UK relationship in financial services after Brexit

What does the withdrawal agreement hold for the EU-UK relationship?

  • Luc Frieden

    Luc Frieden Partner Elvinger Hoss Prussen and Former Luxembourg Minister of Finance

  • Camille Thommes

    Camille Thommes Director General Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI)

16.10 - 16.40

The CSSF audience interview

  • Marco Zwick

    Marco Zwick Director Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF)

16.40 - 16.50

Masters of Ceremonies' wrap-up and closing remarks