Roundtables & Panels

New York roundtable: Saying no to the ESG naysayers

Jan 08, 2021

In a nation where ESG is regarded sceptically, a pushback has taken place against attitudes and rules that hinder ESG’s progress. Our US panel discusses this and other topics, such as how US-Sino relations impact business.

Hong Kong roundtable: Anticipating the next black swan

Jan 07, 2021

Our panel of experts in Hong Kong look at how empowering staff through technology is the name of the game since Covid, the accelerating trend towards ESG investment and the major developments in regulation. Chaired by Romil Patel.

London roundtable: Operating in the new normal

Jan 07, 2021

Our panel of experts at Funds Europe’s London roundtable – held online on October 27 – look at how the asset management industry is adapting to life after Covid-19 as the world struggles to come to terms with the pandemic.

Securities finance roundtable: Time for the tin hats?

Jan 05, 2021

Covid-19 has made strategic approaches to securities lending difficult this year. At the same time, digitalisation, ESG integration and regulatory drivers are transforming practices. Moderated by Bob Currie.

Roundtable: Pursuing ESG and pursuing financial returns is exactly the same thing

Dec 03, 2020

Asset owners, managers and consultants examine the use of intelligence to pursue ESG, climate and financial goals at the same time, intermediary targets as a vehicle to meeting long-term goals and diversity in all its forms. Chaired by Romil Patel.

Roundtable: From fundtechs to fund managers

Oct 22, 2020

Our experts discuss Covid-19, innovation labs, institutional attitudes and what makes a successful start-up. Chaired by Nicholas Pratt.