Le Méridien
Le Méridien, Robert-Stolz-Platz 1, 1010 Wien, Austria

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Event Date Thu Apr 2 CEST (almost 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Thu Apr 2 8:00am - Thu Apr 2 11:35am
Location Le Méridien
Robert-Stolz-Platz 1, 1010 Wien, Austria
Region EMEA

The Loan Market Association (LMA) has as its key objective improving liquidity, efficiency and transparency in the primary and secondary syndicated loan markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). By establishing sound, widely accepted market practice, the LMA seeks to promote the syndicated loan as one of the key debt products available to borrowers across the region.

As the authoritative voice of the syndicated loan market in EMEA, the LMA works with lenders, law firms, borrowers and regulators to educate the market about the benefits of the syndicated loan product, and to remove barriers to entry for new participants.

The topics of the day will include the following:

• Economic Overview
• Trends in the CEE Market for 2020
• ECA backing for export and other cross border transactions
• Sustainable finance – The New Era of Responsible Investing


2020 Speakers

Nigel Houghton
Managing Director, LMA

Gunter Deuber
Senior Director, Head of Economics/Fixed Income/FX Research, Raiffeisen Bank International AG

Martin Ebner
Partner, Schöenherr Rechtsanwaelte Gmbh

Laurenz Schwitzer
Partner, Schöenherr Rechtsanwaelte Gmbh

Florian Klimscha
Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Anouschka Zagorski
Head of English Law Finance Vienna, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Dr. Irene Öhlinger
Debt Capital Markets, Corporates, Raiffeisen Bank International AG

Emanuel Welten
Partner, Binder Grösswang

Federico Pezzolato
Vice President, ISS Corporate Solutions

Loren Richards
Founder and owner, Law Office of Loren Richards

Jonathan Gardiner, Bloomberg

Klaus Bergsmann
Head of Group Sustainability Office, Erste Group Bank AG

Nigel Houghton
Managing Director, LMA