Japan Securities Summit
 


Date and Venue

Date: 4 March 2019
Time: 13.00 - 19.00
Venue: Mansion House, London



Event Overview

The Japan Securities Dealers Association (JSDA) and the International Capital Market Association (ICMA) co-hosted the 5th Japan Securities Summit on 4 March 2019 at the Mansion House in London, by kind permission of the Rt Hon the Lord Mayor.

The summit, which featured contributions from high profile speakers from the Japanese market, government and central bank, provided European investors and financial market professionals the outlook for the Japanese economy and the latest developments in the Japanese securities market with particular focus on issues affecting sustainable growth as well as the potential impacts of Brexit.

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Agenda

13.00      
Registration  
13.30 Welcome & Introduction
Mr. Martin Scheck, Chief Executive, International Capital Market Association (ICMA)
13.35 Opening Remarks
Mr. Shigeharu Suzuki, Chairman and CEO, Japan Securities Dealers Association (JSDA)
13.40
Keynote Speech
Mr. Toshihide Endo, Commissioner, Financial Services Agency, Japan
13.55 Lead Speech: Present State of the Japanese Economy
Dr. Motoshige Itoh, Former Member of the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy and Professor at Gakushuin University
14.10 Panel Discussion: Japanese Economy: The Road towards Sustainable Growth
Moderator: Mr. John Ferguson, Director of Global Forecasting and Country Analysis, The Economist
Commentator: Dr. Motoshige Itoh, Former Member of the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy and Professor at Gakushuin University

Panellists:
• Mr. Bilal Hafeez, Global Head of International Developed Markets Strategy & Head of EMEA Research, Nomura International plc
• Ms. Yuko Kawai, General Manager for Europe, Bank of Japan
• Dr. Naoko Nemoto, Financial Economist, Asian Development Bank Institute
• Mr. Hiroshi Ohata, Director for Debt Management and JGB Investor Relations, Director of Research Office, Financial Bureau, Ministry of Finance, Japan
15.20 Coffee break
15.45

Guest Remarks
Alderman Sir Roger Gifford, Senior Banker, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken (SEB)
15.55

Keynote Presentation 
Mr. Koichiro Miyahara, President & CEO, Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc.
16.10

Panel Discussion: London and Tokyo: markets that attract people and industries
Lead Speaker & Discussant: Mr. John McFarlane, Chairman, Barclays
Moderator: Alderman Sir Roger Gifford, Senior Banker, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken (SEB)

Panellists:
• Mr. Makoto Sonoda, Director for International Capital Market Regulation, Financial Services Agency, Japan
• Ms. Keiko Tashiro, Senior Executive Managing Director, Daiwa Securities
• Ms. Gillian Tett, US Managing Editor, Financial Times
• Mr. Andreas Utermann, CEO, Allianz Global Investors
17.30 Networking Reception
Guest Speaker: Mr. Koji Tsuruoka, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Embassy of Japan in the United Kingdom
19.00 Event close

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