Annual Conference 2023 Highlights

Chair’s Address

Bruce Carnegie-Brown, Leadership Council Chair, TheCityUK

Panel session: Driving economic growth in a stable and resilient economy

Caroline Hepker, Bloomberg Radio Anchor (Chair)

Gareth Davies MP, Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury

Julia Hoggett, Chief Executive Officer, London Stock Exchange

Chris Lay, Chief Executive Officer, Marsh McLennan UK

Tiina Lee, Chief Executive Officer

Keynote speech

Sheldon Mills, Executive Director of Consumers and Competition, Financial Conduct Authority

Panel session: Attracting green investment into the UK

Chris Hayward, Chairman of the Policy & Resources Committee, City of London Corporation (Chair)

Kokou Agbo-Bloua, Global Head of Economics, Cross-Asset and Quant Research, Societe Generale and TheCityUK Next Generation Leadership Council member

Stephanie Betts, Head of Alliances, Coalitions & Reporting, Aon Climate

Sacha Sadan, Director of ESG, Financial Conduct Authority

Jenn-Hui Tan, Global Head of Stewardship & Sustainable Investing, Fidelity International

Keynote speech

Tulip Siddiq MP, Shadow Economic Secretary to the Treasury

Panel session: Harnessing data and digital innovation

Kirsten Mycroft, Chief Privacy & Data Ethics Officer, BNY Mellon (Chair)

Adam Afriyie MP, Chair of the FinTech All-Party Parliamentary Group

Maria Axente, Responsible AI and AI for Good Lead, PwC UK

Anthony Day, Partner, DLA Piper

Raj Paranandi, Chief Operating Officer, Europe and APAC,

Keynote speech

Andrew Griffith MP, Economic Secretary to the Treasury

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Transition Finance Market Review: summary

Our response to the Transition Finance Market Review call for evidence on how the UK can establish itself as a global hub for transition finance.

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UK financial and related professional services make record tax contribution


TheCityUK response to the UK’s ratification of the CPTPP


TheCityUK comments on the Smarter Regulation Programme's new measures

Global Services Coalition (GSC) and Asia Pacific Services Coalition (APSC)'s efforts towards a positive outcome of WTO E- Commerce negotiations

TheCityUK roundtable with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer on ‘Advancing International competitiveness and economic growth: how do financial regulators compare?’

The roundtable will discuss how to further develop the framework to track progress and support scrutiny of the FCA and the PRA’s work to embed and advance their new secondary competitiveness and growth objective.

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TheCityUK Annual Conference 2024

In such a pivotal year for the UK and financial and related professional services, our Annual Conference will focus on how the industry can drive economic growth and bolster UK competitiveness.

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