The Future Look of Central Banks

BNP Paribas

During this 60-minute webcast featuring Pulitzer Prize-winning author Liaquat Ahamed and the Chief Economist of BNP Paribas, William De Vijlder, we will consider how the Federal Reserve Bank and the European Central Bank of the future may look and to what degree they’ll have to adapt.
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Spotlight

The financial industry needs a unified and standard set of open-source protocols to trade and store information about accounts (for easy and provable audit) and settlement. These protocols should be able to support processing of hundreds of thousands of transactions per second, have built-in AML/KYC mechanisms and identification techniques, protection of information about trading positions, provable finality of a trade, minimal trust to third parties.


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"Cross-Border and Recent Developments in Derivatives"

"This session will address certain issues arising from Title VII of Dodd-Frank and the ongoing regulation of the derivatives markets in the U.S. and elsewhere. We will cover: •the “common approach” of the US and the EU with respect to central counterparties; •the prudential regulators’ and CFTC’s final margin rules for uncleared swaps; •the CFTC, SEC and prudential regulator rules and guidance relating to the cross-border application of the requirements of Title VII of Dodd-Frank, including for margin. •the challenges that lie ahead in relation to cross-border harmonisation."
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Investment outlook - Year end review and outlook for 2016

HSBC

Around 90 Blackrock portfolio managers and executives gathered at our Outlook Forum in mid-June to debate the question. We updated our conclusions in the wake of the UK Brexit vote and now see rising downside risks to global growth. This points to a U.S. Federal Reserve on hold and reinforces our view of low global interest rates for long. The chart below illustrates one of our three investment themes for the year: low rates and low returns. The hunt for yield is getting more challenging. More than 70% of the bonds in developed-market government bond indexes today have yields of 1% or lower. Falling yields are dragging down expected returns across the capital markets.
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From the High Street to Cryptocurrency:Digital ID Verification for On-boarding and Compliance

Miteksystems

Join this webinar as John Devlin, Founder and Lead Analyst of P.A.ID Strategies, FinTech Futures and Mitek explore where financial institutions currently stand in their account opening efforts, as well as how digital identity verification can help bridge the gaps between compliance, security and user experience.Speakers will also explore use cases of digital identity verification and the steps that traditional and challenger banks, along with cryptocurrency companies, can take to meet their regulatory needs and stay ahead of their competition.
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From Butterflies to Speaking Highs: Six Steps to Go from Nerves You Feel to Nerves of Steel

LORMAN

This live webinar is designed for business owners and managers, supervisors, associates, administrative professionals, sales and marketing professionals, accountants, directors and attorneys.
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Spotlight

The financial industry needs a unified and standard set of open-source protocols to trade and store information about accounts (for easy and provable audit) and settlement. These protocols should be able to support processing of hundreds of thousands of transactions per second, have built-in AML/KYC mechanisms and identification techniques, protection of information about trading positions, provable finality of a trade, minimal trust to third parties.

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