Past Event

Joint NCMF/ICMA seminar on MiFID II/MiFIR and Primary Markets, 24 January 2018

Nordic Capital Markets Forum (NCMF) and International Capital Market Association (ICMA) were pleased to invite members to the 2018 Annual Joint Seminar on MiFID II/MiFIR and Primary Markets.

MiFID II/MiFIR came into force on 3 January 2018. The scope of this regulation is exceptionally broad and has presented enormous challenges for fixed income markets. This seminar focused on the implementation and lessons learned so far for both primary and secondary bond markets.

The seminar also included an update on regulatory changes relating to primary markets, including PRIIPs (packaged retail and insurance-based investment products) and the new Prospectus Regulation.

Confirmed speakers include:

Liz Callaghan, Director, Market Practice and Regulatory Policy, ICMA

Brett Chappell, Head of Fixed Income, Nordea Investment Management

David Eley, Head of Regulatory Strategy, SEB

Ruari Ewing, Senior Director, Primary Markets, ICMA

John Morton, MiFID II Specialist, Bloomberg LP

MortenNybom Bethe, Partner, Gorrissen Federspiel

Martin Scheck, Chief Executive, ICMA

Gernot Schmidt, Product Manager, Simcorp

Johan Wijkström, Fixed Income Business Development, Swedbank and Chairman of ICMA Nordic region

Jonas Österlund, Global Head of Credit Sales, SEB

This seminar took place in the afternoon of Wednesday 24 January 2018 and was hosted by SEB in Copenhagen. Registration for the seminar started at 2.00 pm CET. The seminar finished around 5.30 pm CET and was followed by a networking reception.

Agenda

14:00

REGISTRATION

14:15

WELCOME REMARKS

14:25

PANEL 1: MiFID II/R - POST IMPLEMENTATION
Moderator: Liz Callaghan, Director, Market Practice and Regulatory Policy, ICMA
Panellists:
Nordea Investment Management,
Brett Chappell, Fixed Income Trading
OP Corporate Bank plc,
Tero Rautasuo, Senior Vice President
SEB,
David Eley, Head of Regulatory Strategy, Markets
Swedbank,
Johan Wijkström, Fixed Income Business Development - Chairman of ICMA Nordic region
Bloomberg LP,
John Morton, MiFID II Specialist
Simcorp,
Gernot Schmidt, Product Manager

15:50

COFFEE BREAK

16:15

PRESENTATION: PRIMARY MARKET UPDATE
Ruari Ewing
, Senior Director, Primary Markets, ICMA

16:35

PANEL 2: PRIMARY MARKET UPDATE
Moderator: Ruari Ewing, Senior Director, Primary Markets, ICMA Panellists:
Danske Bank A/S, Kasper Resen Steenstrup, Senior Chief Legal Adviser at Danske Bank, Corporates & Institutions
Gorrissen Federspiel, Morten Nybom Bethe, Partner
SEB, Jonas Österlund, Global Head of Credit Sales

17:20

CLOSING REMARKS
Nora Kjær-Christensen, Legal Specialist, Banking and Finance, Gorrissen Federspiel

17:30

NETWORKING RECEPTION

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