The OTC Derivatives Conference Agenda is composed by a panel of volunteer Members of CFA Society Switzerland with industry expertise, following its Peers 4 Peers concept.

08.30h        Registration

09.00h        Welcome

09.05h        Tim Frech - FINMA update on FinfraG and technical regulations, Q&A

10.00h        Regula Berger - Extraterritoriality: FinfraG in the wider European context

10.40h        Networking break

11.15h        Nicole Fröhlich - Practical experiences in implementing Central Clearing for

                   interest rate swaps

                   Oliver Grimm - Counterparty risk, collateral management and central

                   clearing views of a pension fund manager

                   Damian Imboden - OTC Derivatives and the insurance industry

                   Franklin Meimoun - Impact of OTC Derivatives Regulations on a

                   Private Bank specialized in Asset Management

12.15h        Lunch break

13.30h        Prof. Seth Lloyd - The Black Hole of Finance

14.05h        Prof. Stephen Cecchetti - Impact of OTC clearing

14.50h        Coffee break

15.20h        Allan I. Mendelowitz - The Need For Data To Support Forward-Looking

                   Analysis and Greater Transparency: The Buy Side Is Not Alone

                   Marco Chinni - EMIR / FinfraG make or buy?

                   Wolfram Klingler - OTC valuation and execution in practice

16.20h       Closing panel with Damian Imboden, Oliver Grimm, Barbara Stcherbatcheff,

                   Michele Montefiori and Wolfram Klingler: Challenges with implementing

                   derivatives strategies, a business roadmap for the buy-side, future outlook

16.50h       Farewell message

17.00h       Apéro