Tamba Marsangap, PT Danareksa Investment

Tamba Marsangap Mr. Marsangap obtained his Master of Science in Finance from the University of Houston in 1998 and a Bachelor of Economics from the Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia in 1996. He started his career in capital market at PT DBS Vickers Securities in 2000 as Equity Analysts and then PT Prudential Life Insurance as Fixed Income Analyst and then to PT Manulife Asset Management as Fund Manager. Prior to joining PT Danareksa Investment Management, he worked for PT Sun Life Financial Indonesia since 2006 with his last position as Vice President and Group Head of Investment. Currently, he is a President Director (Oct 2017-Present), Vice President and Director (July & April 2015-Present) of PT Danareksa Investment Management. He is also licensed by the Investment Manager Representative under the Decision Letter of the Board of Commissioners of the Financial Services Authority No. Kep-103 / PM.211 / WMI / 2015.

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Panel discussion


10.55 - 11.40

Looking forward to enhanced cross-border fund distribution

One of the aims of the Capital Markets Union project is to foster growth by reinforcing the role of capital markets, investment funds and asset managers, in the financing of the European economy, too dependent on bank financing. In this context, the European Commission has made proposals to remove the remaining barriers to cross-border distribution of funds. How will these impact the distribution processes?
Will integration help the cross-border investment fund industry to seize the opportunity and contribute more effectively towards economic growth? If so, which are the products and who are the clients?

A debate between the Commission and the industry


11.40 - 12.25

Delegation, "third countries", Brexit... Quo vadis, distribution of EU funds?

Delegation of certain asset management functions to a company’s headquarters, other group companies or specialist third-party asset managers, with the decision-making process and risk oversight remaining in the country from which delegation takes place, is a tried and tested practice in the European and international fund industry.
It is important to third-country asset managers of European funds and it benefits the end investor by providing access to local asset management expertise. Brexit, coupled with the “ESA Review” proposal, have put the delegation model at the core of heated discussions. How are these perceived outside the EU? What is the way forward?

A regulators debate


14.35 - 15.15

Focus on Latin America

Key developments in the region, including recent amendments to pension fund regulations, offer new distribution opportunities for UCITS and alternative fund managers, as well as improved choice for local investors.

A deep dive into local trends and regulatory changes


16.00 - 16.40

Focus on Southeast Asia

The fund and asset management industries in Southeast Asia are growing significantly. The panel presents new opportunities in the region, including in Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore and the Pacific.

  • Vasin Vanichvoranun

    Vasin Vanichvoranun Chairman of Association of Investment Management Companies (AIMC) and Executive Chairman of Kasikorn Asset Management Co., Ltd.


16.40 - 17.05

A discussion with NICSA and HKIFA

ALFI talks to its Conference Partners, NICSA and HKIFA, about important developments in their respective markets, amongst others the progress of Asian passporting schemes or FinTech in the US.