This timely and highly-topical conference will enable attendees to understand how to make their robo-advice operations grow and become profitable, both in the UK market and in the international arena.

Its interactive format will offer you an opportunity to participate in a diverse and well-informed dialogue between the UK regulator and financial services c-suite representatives.


This exclusive event will focus on the LGBT community and the vital role that it plays in the success of financial services in the UK. The importance of LGBT issues has been much in the media recently, most recently with the Government’s proposed LGBT legislation, promised for this autumn. This highly topical conference will offer financial institutions a diverse and well-informed dialogue with industry leaders and government officials.


This year’s conference, the 37th in the series, will provide a forum for discussing all aspects of the Code. In doing so, it will assist practitioners and their advisers in keeping up to date with the regulation of takeovers and other transactions involving corporate control in the UK.


Chaired by Graham Wright, former CISO and Global Head of Digital Risk and Security, National Grid, this well-established event will provide you with the updated cyber resilience perspective of the key energy players in the UK and beyond including Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, National Grid, EDF Energy, Scottish and Southern Energy, European Network for Cyber Security and Ofgem.


This event is being organised in response to demand from the market following our successful summit on this subject in January and is being held shortly after the publication of the FCA’s consultation paper on how it will implement the extension of the SMCR.  Jonathan Davidson, Director of Retail Supervision and Authorisation at the FCA, will be giving the opening keynote address.


Senior representatives from the Bank of England, FCA, HM Treasury and The Cabinet Office will give keynote addresses in the morning. This forum builds on the success of the previous three editions of this conference, which all attracted 150+ senior FS industry delegates, government officials, regulators and technology providers from the UK and beyond.


The purpose of this conference will be to look at the Northern Powerhouse in terms of funding, skills, and housing. The aim will be to maximise interaction between panelists and audience to produce, by the close of the day, from three to five tangible actions on which local leaders can deliver.


This highly topical event is a unique opportunity for C-level executives across the UK and European energy markets to discuss a pathway for successful smart grid deployment, to examine how the structure of the electricity market needs to evolve to keep pace with developments, and to analyse the implications of existing innovations and future opportunities for incumbents, newcomers and investors.