Faculty Centre for Applied Finance and Banking Fourth Annual Wealth Management Forum 2019

Event details & Booking

  • Name: Faculty Centre for Applied Finance and Banking Fourth Annual Wealth Management Forum 2019
  • Date: 21 November 2019
  • Time: 16:00 - 19:00
  • Location: Regent's University London
  • Price: Free
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About the event

This event is an opportunity for academics, students and industry practitioners to discuss current trends in wealth management and to network with peers from the industry. Invited participants include academics from UK and international universities and wealth management experts from leading firms such as banks, research firms, asset management companies, wealth managers and technology platforms.

The debate will explore current issues of financial market and its effect on the UK and global economy, in particular the role of technology in wealth management.  The forum aims to discuss both the theoretical and practical aspects and to encourage the dialogue between academia and practice.

15:45 – 16:15: Registration and reception 

16:15 – 16:30: Opening by VC / DVC  

16:30 – 17:45: Individual presentations: 

  • Professor Yvonne Karimi, Deputy Head of the Institute of International Law, University of Graz, Austria; International Law in the Context of the Crises – Past and Present
  • Dr Jacob Schmidt, Regent’s University London: Type Scene Analysis of the Great Crash of 1929
  • Alex Chartres, Investment Director, Ruffer: Comparing the depression era (and the following decade) to the political, economic and investment landscape

17:45 – 18:00: Coffee / tea break 

18:00 – 18:55: Panel discussion. Moderator: Dr Jacob H Schmidt

18:55 – Closing remarks by Professor Gianfranco A. Vento, Professor of Banking & Finance, Regent’s University London.

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