Asia Collateral Conference 2018

HKMA Auditorium - Hong Kong - 30 November

Friday 30 November




Welcome remarks

Jack Cheung, CEO, Treasury Markets Association


Opening speech

Luc Vantomme, Regional Head, Asia Pacific, Euroclear Bank


Keynote speech

Howard Lee, Deputy Chief Executive, Hong Kong Monetary Authority

10:10 - Panel session

OTC Derivatives Initial Margin – Coming up next in 2019 and 2020

The final phases of OTC derivatives initial margin requirements will occur on 1 September of 2019 and 2020: What are the key tasks for the industry? What are the hurdles that must be overcome to ensure an orderly implementation?

  • Moderator: Hyelin Han, Assistant Director, Public Policy, Asia Pacific, ISDA 
  • Karim Chabane, Director, Head of APAC Collateral Management, Citi
  • Olivier de Schaetzen, Head of Product Solutions – Collateral Management, Euroclear 
  • Purtini Joshi, Head of Collateral Sales APAC, DTCC
  • Subramanian Natarajan, Associate General Counsel, Global Markets, HSBC


Coffee break


Update by Global Collateral Ltd, the Euroclear and DTCC Joint Venture

Olivier Grimonpont, Chief Executive Officer, Global Collateral Ltd

12:00 - Panel session

Securities Financing

The moving landscape of securities financing in Asia - stemming from global regulatory requirements, technology enhancement and domestic market reforms.

  • Moderator: Mark Austen, Chief Executive Officer, ASIFMA
  • Edward Gildar, Managing Director, Regional Head for Global Fixed Income Financing, Citi
  • Stuart Jones, Chairman of PASLA


Closing remarks by Euroclear

Esmond Lee, CEO of Hong Kong Branch, Euroclear Bank


Networking lunch