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Event Date Thu Apr 8 EDT (6 months ago)
Location Virtual
Region Americas

Following a series of keynotes from the UK Treasury, the FCA and the British Business Bank, the programme features a series of panel discussions on:

• The future of the crisis loan support schemes and the role of government
• Conduct issues and treating customers fairly – the regulatory perspective
• Perspective of the British Business Bank
• Macroeconomic outlook and its implications
• Loan recovery and collections, including the potential for an industry-wide Code of Conduct
• Dealing with potential fraud under the schemes
• Recapitalising companies to address unsustainable levels of corporate debt
• Restructuring and insolvency options
• Loan provisioning, capital and liquidity buffers and future lending

Who should attend?
• Authorised lenders for all the Covid-19 emergency loan schemes
• Banks, alternative lenders and building societies
• Asset managers and private equity companies
• Restructuring specialists and insolvency practitioners
• Lawyers specialising in corporate, M&A, restructuring and insolvency
• Accountants
• Debt collection agencies
• Rating agencies


2021 Speakers

John Glen MP
Economic Secretary to the Treasury and City Minister

Omar Ali
Managing Partner, EMEIA FSO Client Service, Ernst & Young LLP, Member, Senior Steering Group, TheCityUK Recapitalisation Group

James Bardrick
CEO, Citigroup Capital Markets Ltd

John Chetwood
Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP

Rosanna Bryant
Partner, Financial Regulation and Co-head of Financial Services Sector, Addleshaw Goddard LLP

Sarah Thomas
Partner, Global Investigations, Addleshaw Goddard LLP

David Clarke
Chairman, Fraud Advisory Panel

Rebecca Dacre
Partner, Restructuring, Mazars

Neil Evans
Head of Credit Risk, OakNorth Bank

John Formby
Director, Fraud Management, UK Finance

Jonathan Geldart
Director-General, Institute of Directors

Alison Goldthorp
Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright

Colin Haig
President, R3

Mike Haley
Chief Executive Officer, CIFAS

Kevin Hollinrake MP
Co-Chair, APPG on Fair Business Banking

Chris Leslie
Chief Executive, Credit Services Association

Mark Littlewood
Director General, Institute of Economic Affairs

Patrick Magee
Chief Commercial Officer, British Business Bank

Caroline Murray
Senior Lecturer, London Inst. of Banking and Finance; Training and Education Consultant, CY Consulting Ltd

James Palmer
Chair and Senior Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP

Stephen Pegge
Managing Director of Commercial Finance, UK Finance

Shahmeem Purdasy
Senior Executive and General Counsel, Plenitude Consulting

Raihan Shaikh-Khaleel
Managing Director, Swinton Capital Advisors

Gurpreet Manku
Deputy Director General and Director of Policy, BVCA

Paul Wainwright
Bounce Back Loans Director, British Business Bank

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors

• Herbert Smith Freehills

• Addleshaw Goddard

• British Business Bank
• Industry Events Online