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19th May 2020
London, UK

Benchmark Rates Forum London: 2020

Gear up for a World Without LIBOR

A concise one day symposium offering unrivaled speaker expertise, helping firms get operationally ready for the cessation of the LIBOR rate in 2021


We're still putting the 2020 programme together, below is a list of sponsors and attendees from our 2019 event.

Organisations in Attendance at the Benchmark Rates Series in 2019

Barclays, Svenska Handelsbanken, Deutsche Bank, Bloomberg, RBS, LGIM, UBS, TD Securities, National Australia Bank, Mizuho, Lloyds Banking Group, JP Morgan, SMBC, the FCA, Wells Fargo, Santander, ISDA, Shell, ICE, KPMG, Norinchukin Bank, Citi, Hitachi, Columbia Threadneedle, HSBC, Goldman Sachs, Blackrock, Cardano, BNP Paribas, Cadent Gas, BMO Asset Management, LBBW, Nordea, ING, Intesa Sanpaolo, Banca IMI, Morgan Stanley, Commerzbank, Sberbank, Danske Bank, State Street, European Investment Bank, UniCredit, IHS Markit, Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego, Deka Bank, Eurex, BBVA, JFD Bank, EMMI, the ECB, Swiss Life, the LMA, EFAMA, BNY Mellon, Capital One, Société Générale, NFA, Credit Suisse, Apache Capital Management, RBC, Bank of America, Fidelity, McKinsey & Company, Friedman Kaplan Seiler & Adelman, Vuram Technologies, Appian,  HBK Capital Management, the LSTA

New for 2020 - Developing the Loan Market
  • Examine priorities for corporate organisations 
  • Find solutions to the requirement for a forward looking rate 
  • Discuss how to encourage firms to issue more SONIA linked loans
  • Encourage communication between providers of loans to develop standardised products
New for 2020: Gain Global Perspectives on IBOR Transition
  • Discuss how the transition to risk free rates is progressing in the Eurozone
  • Examine the challenges that are associated with the SOFR market
  • Look at the solutions that clearing houses are putting forward for swaptions from differing geographies 
  • Hear about the transition in the APAC region

New for 2020: Practical Steps to Gear up for the end LIBOR
  • Take stock of how your firm is dealing with legacy issues
  • Ensure that your firm has robust fallbacks in place
  • Make sure your are ready to perform hedge accounting against new rates
  • Examine how you are communicating with your clients and mitigate potential conduct issues 

2019 Lead Sponsor

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