2019 - The year ahead for the global markets

Event: Roxhill Breakfast, 13 December 2018

Ten years after the crash, are the markets in good shape to manage the challenges of 2019?


Join us for December’s Roxhill Breakfast event. We’re delighted to host our 4 panelists in a discussion that will take stock of the financial sector ten years on from the crash and look forward to what 2019 has in store.

Brush up on the issues likely to feature on the financial media agenda for the coming year, and hear the thoughts and opinions of those leading the conversation:

Patrick Jenkins
Financial Editor at the Financial Times with responsibility for overseeing coverage of financial services and the City.

Elisa Martinuzzi
EMEA Finance & Investing Managing Editor at Bloomberg, covering global banking, capital markets and corporate finance across Europe, Middle East & Africa region.

Silvia Pavoni
Economics Editor at The Banker, for which she oversees the Latin America and Southern Europe coverage, as well as writing on international financial centres, wealth management, and project and trade finance.

Peter Thal Larsen
EMEA Editor at Reuters Breakingviews, heading Reuters’ financial commentary across Europe.

Ten year years on from the markets crash, financial institutions and markets have largely recovered, and the new structures in place have settled in. However, as we look forward to 2019, the financial markets are set to have to contend with multiple risks.

In Europe, the UK’s exit of the European Union and the continuing stresses within the Eurozone can be added to global challenges of a slowing Chinese economy, a rising US interest rate environment, and numerous geopolitical threats from Gulf tensions to a continuing risks of a trade war.

Our panel will assess whether the markets are in a fit state to meet these risks and the communications challenges that may arise.

Register for our Roxhill Breakfast and secure your spot to hear our panelists share their expertise on the matter, and open the floor for your questions.

Register your interest today.

Please note that as numbers are limited, your attendance will be confirmed in due course.

This event is kindly supported by:

UBS provides financial advice and solutions to wealthy, institutional and corporate clients worldwide, as well as private clients in Switzerland. The operational structure of the Group is comprised of our Corporate Center and five business divisions: Wealth Management, Wealth Management Americas, Personal & Corporate Banking, Asset Management and the Investment Bank.

UBS’s strategy builds on the strengths of all of its businesses and focuses its efforts on areas in which it excels, while seeking to capitalize on the compelling growth prospects in the businesses and regions in which it operates, in order to generate attractive and sustainable returns for its shareholders. All of its businesses are capital-efficient and benefit from a strong competitive position in their targeted markets.

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