Risk South Africa 2019
In its 12th year the Risk South Africa event presents an indispensable combination of the latest tools, practical strategies, regulation and marker insights from more than 30 top South African and international practitioners and superb networking opportunities with around 200 senior professionals in the luxurious surroundings of Cape Town’s top hotel. Book now to secure your early bird rate!
Key themes for 2019
- Implications of transitioning to JIBAR
- Climate change and financial stability
- ESG and responsible investing
- Smart beta portfolio strategy
- Initial margin
- Innovations and trends in clearing
- Harnessing AI and machine learning
For more than 30 years, Murex has been providing enterprise-wide, cross-asset financial technology solutions to capital markets players. Its cross-function platform, MX.3, supports trading, treasury, risk and post-trade operations, enabling clients to better meet regulatory requirements, manage enterprise-wide risk, and control IT costs. With more than 50,000 daily users in 60 countries, Murex has clients in many sectors, from banking and asset management to energy and commodities.
Murex is an independent company with over 2,000 employees across 17 countries. Murex is committed to providing cutting-edge technology, superior customer service, and unique product innovation.
For more information visit murex.com
LCH ForexClear, a leading provider of foreign exchange derivatives clearing, delivers unmatched capital and operational efficiencies. Built in partnership with the market, and with the benefit of LCH’s extensive experience in interest rate swaps clearing, ForexClear offers industry-leading risk management for non deliverable forwards in 12 emerging market and 5 G10 currencies and 8 currency pairs for FX Options and associated hedges. LCH ForexClear is a 24-hour foreign exchange clearing service.
True North Partners LLP is an independent consulting firm based in London with subsidiaries and staff in London, Frankfurt, Zurich and Johannesburg. As a partnership, we have extensive global experience and industry recognition in the financial services,risk management and finance communities.
Our Partners have been with internationally leading consulting firms and the industry with a combined experience of over 250 years in the management of risk, finance and strategy.
We can claim a track record as independent Partners since 2006, in its current setup since 2010. Our clients are leading financial institutions mainly in Europe, South Africa and the Middle East. Our Partners have also worked in North America, Africa, Asia, Australia and Latin America. Our staff are international and contribute to our perspective on global industry practices. Our distinctive value proposition includes three key elements.
Leading practice expertise and experience in risk and finance to develop, tailor and communicate superior solutions. Strong analytical grounding of our work be that through financial, economic or statistical modelling.
Senior on the ground presence to drive change at our clients, which ensures that we deliver real impact rather than just “PowerPoint concepts”.
The Johannesburg Stock Exchange is based in South Africa where it has operated as a market place for the trading of financial products for 130 years. It connects buyers and sellers in equity, derivative and debt markets. The JSE is one of the top 20 exchanges in the world in terms of market capitalisation and is a member of the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE). The JSE offers a fully electronic, efficient, secure market with world class regulation, trading and clearing systems, settlement assurance and risk management. www.jse.co.za