12:50pm Lunch
Sponsored by Ausmaq


Session Four: Securities Lending – The Way Forward
What are the prospects for securities lending in a new regulatory environment? The new rules for shorting and their impact.
Natalie Floate, Head of Treasury & Liquidity Management, BNP Paribas Securities Services
Shaun McMahon
, Head of Investment Operations, GESB
Dereke Seeto, Director & Head of Prime Services, Credit Suisse
Session Four: New Age Product Development
A session to debate the future of investment products. Will we see a return to complex products or is simplicity the future? To include an examination of the prospects for ETFs.
Robert Brown, Chief Executive Officer, Ausmaq
Susan Darroch, Head of Global Structured Products Group, SSgA

Session Five: Custodian as Prime Broker?
As prime brokers withdraw from offering custody services to clients as a value add, what opportunities remain for custodians? Who can best serve alternative investment managers?
Martin Carpenter, Director, Citi Global Transaction Services
John Paull, Head of Investment Operations, Colonial First State
Daniel McNicholas, Head of Prime Broking, Asia Pacific, Merrill Lynch


Session Five: The Rise of the Self-Directed Investor – Who’s Missing Out on the DYI Boom?
What impact will SMAs have on distribution, product development and fees – what are the regulatory risks in the sector? What Opportunities does this present for fund managers?
Toby Potter, Chief Financial Officer, Investment Administration Services
Arthur Naoumidis, Managing Director, Praemium Limited

Session Six: ACSA industry challenges for 2010
Share Purchase Plans

Coralie Kenny, BNP Paribas Securities Services and Sandra Powell, HSBC Securities Services
Training & Development Initiatives
Denise Hartman, BNP Paribas Securities Services
Session Six: Case Study: Fund mergers and product rationalisation
Marian Azer, Principal, Mercer Sentinel
David Clark, Acting executive general manager, Super & Investments, Suncorp
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