|11.20am||PLATFORMS & DISTRIBUTION STREAM
Session One: The Long-Term Prospects and Issues for Boutiques and Hedge Funds
A debate around what is the best model for boutiques – 100% independent or institutionally backed?
Byram Johnston, Chief Executive Officer, MainstreamBPO
Lochiel Crafter, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Reward Investment Alliance(ARIA)
Ian Macoun, Managing Director, Pinnacle Investment Management
|11.50am||Session Two: Platforms – Opportunities and Threats in a New Regulatory Environment
An analysis of where this market may go – can the established mainstream providers adapt and innovate to stave off competition from ‘next-gen’ newcomers to the market?
Darren Pettiona, Director, Hub24
Tim Worner, Principal, Morse Consulting
|12:20pm||Session Three: Strategies for Managing Technology Through the Cycle
A session to discuss how to maintain investment in technology and innovation, regardless of the stage of the business cycle. Also, legislative change and its impact on technology.
Darren Stevens, Global Head of Product, Bravura Solutions