14.00 - 15.00

Registration and coffee


15.00 - 15.10

ALFI welcome address


15.10 - 15.25

Beyond Brexit – the future of Europe’s financial services industry


15.25 - 15.30

Chairperson's introduction


15.30 - 15.50

EU regulatory update: practical aspects and solutions


15.50 - 16.00

Survey on substance requirements for PERE funds


16.00 - 16.20

Coffee break


16.20 - 16.50

Distribution in Europe and beyond

  • Scouting the landscape – where are the assets and what volumes are accessible?
  • Appetite and opportunity – what are investors buying, are ETFs taking over, and is it becoming a winner-takes-all game?
  • Five-point checklist for success – performance and product no longer the only elements that count
  • Looking to the future
  • Diana Mackay

    Diana Mackay Managing Director, Global Distribution Solutions Broadridge Financial Solutions

  • Rory Tobin

    Rory Tobin Executive Vice President, Head of the Global SPDR business State Street Global Advisors


16.50 - 17.20

UCITS, 30 years and growing: innovating a classic

  • William Muia

    William Muia Director - Sales and Business Development HSBC Securities Services


17.30 - 19.30

Cocktail reception