Maxime Carmignac, Carmignac Gestion Luxembourg, UK Branch

Maxime Carmignac After starting her career at Morgan Stanley, Lazard Frères and McKinsey, Maxime Carmignac first arrived at Carmignac in 2006 as an Analyst and rejoined the group in 2010 as a Portfolio Manager. Since 2013, she is the Managing Director of Carmignac Gestion Luxembourg, UK Branch, responsible for the UK Office and firmwide Products and Investment Solutions development. She is a Board Member of the UK Investment Association and a member of the Diversity Project steering Committee.
9.25-10.10

Panel discussion - View from the C-Suite

The asset management industry is experiencing a set of unprecedented structural shifts.
These include; a shift in responsibility for long-term savings from state to employer to employee, the value for money of active management being questioned by stakeholders, significant fee compression, an increasing customer propensity to buy products through digital channels, the use of analytics and artificial intelligence to make better investment decisions and increasing expectation that institutional shareholders should exercise greater stewardship over investment decisions.

How should the asset management industry respond?

Three senior Asset Management executives together with the Chairperson of ALFI provide insights into the future of the Asset Management industry

  • Joanna Munro

    Joanna Munro Global Head of Fiduciary Governance HSBC Global Asset Management

  • Denise Voss

    Denise Voss Chairman Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI)


10.10-10.40

Part I - Crypto currencies and their relevance to Asset Management


11.30-11.55

Part III - A checkpoint on reality in assessing whether investor protection lines of defence can keep pace and be more effectively enabled through technology

Transformational technology; what does it mean for control functions


12.05 - 12.35

The evolving role and profile of the Regulator

As Asset Management evolves, embraces new technology and shifts its own paradigms, how is the role of Regulator adapting to these changes? We will hear from experts representing both the CSSF and the FCA, specialising in preparing the regulator for such change and adapting to regulate the Asset Manager of tomorrow