New Policies for the Post Crisis Era

Date: Monday, March 23, 2015 - Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Banque de France, 31 rue Croix des petits champs 75001 Paris France

Event Detail

New Policies for the Post Crisis Era

Join GIC for this annual event at the Banque de France in Paris!

MARCH 23 | AGENDA
At the Banque de France: 31 rue Croix des petits champs, 75001 Paris, France

8:30 – 9 a.m. | Registration and Coffee

9 – 9:15 a.m. | Welcome

  • Christian Noyer, Governor, Banque de France
  • John Silvia, Chief Economist, Wells Fargo & GIC Vice Chair of Central Banking Series

9:15 – 10:45 a.m. | Session I: Putting A Context on Monetary Policy—On Both Sides of the Pond

  • Christian Noyer, Governor, Banque de France
  • Loretta Mester, President, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
  • Moderator: David Kotok, CIO of Cumberland Advisors & GIC Board Member

10:45 – 11 a.m. | Coffee Break

11 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Session II: Euro Growth and Investment

  • Filippo diMauro, Senior Advisor, Research Department, European Central Bank
  • Patrick Foley, Chief Economist, Lloyds Banking Group
  • Debora Revoltella, Director of the Economics Department, European Investment Bank
  • Moderator: Steve Sexauer, Advisor to Allianz Global Investors & GIC Board Member

12– 1:15 p.m. | Lunch

1:30 – 2 p.m. | Session III: Thoughts from the OECD

  • Catherine Mann, Chief Economist, OECD & GIC Board Member

2 – 3 p.m. | Session IV: Capital Markets and Monetary Policy

  • Herve Goulletquer, Head of Strategy, La Banque Postale Asset Management
  • Philippe Waechter, Chief Economist, Natixis
  • Daniel Fermon, Head of Cross Asset Thematic Research, Société Générale
  • Moderator: John Silvia, Chief Economist, Wells Fargo & GIC Vice Chair of Central Banking Series

3 – 3:15 p.m. | Coffee Break

3:15 – 4 p.m. | Session V: ECB QE and the State of EU Banks

  • Chris Whalen, Senior Managing Director and Head of Research, Kroll Bond Rating Agency
  • Gilles Noblet, Deputy Director-General of European and International Relations, European Central Bank
  • Moderator: Steve Malin, Director Investment Strategist, Allianz

4 p.m. | Conclusion

  • John Silvia, Chief Economist, Wells Fargo & GIC Vice Chair of Central Banking Series

 

Get Continuing Education Credit
The Association for Financial Counseling & Planning Education (AFCPE) has approved this program for 5.0 credit hours. Upon completion of the course, attendees need to complete the Participation Verification Form (https://www.afcpe.org/secure/ceu_participation_verification.html). At that time, CEU credit will be given to participating individuals.

The Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Board has approved this program for 5 continuing education credits. Details on reporting these credits will be made available at the event.

New Policies for the Post Crisis Era has been approved for  5.5 CTFA credits by the Institute of Certified Bankers (ICB).  CTFA credits should be distributed as follows: 5.5 INV.  This statement should not be viewed as an endorsement of this program or its sponsor.”  ICB Members must report these credits at www.icbmembers.org.

The Investment Management Consultants Association (IMCA) has accepted the March 23 program for 3.5 hours of CE credit towards the CIMA®, CIMC® and CPWA® certifications. Instructions on self-reporting will be made available at the event.


MARCH 24
At Bistro de la Muette: 10 Chaussée de la Muette, 75116 Paris, France

8:30 a.m. | Registration and Coffee

9 – 9:05 a.m. | Welcome

  • Don Rissmiller, Chief Economist of Strategas Research Partners

9:05 – 9:15 a.m. | Global Citizen Award Presentation to François-Xavier Chevallier

  • David Kotok, CIO of Cumberland Advisors and GIC Board Member

9:15 – 10 a.m. | Session I: Recent Developments in Japanese Economy and Markets

  • Kozo Koide, Chief Economist of DIAM

10 – 10:45 a.m. | Session II: Italy

  • Vincenzo Sciarretta, Freelance Journalist

10:45 – 11:30 a.m. | Session III: Global Investment Outlook

  • Paul O’Brien, Head of Fixed Income Strategy, Strategy Unit, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority

11:30 a.m – 12:15 p.m. | Session IV: China

  • Michael Drury, Chief Economist of McVean Trading and Investments and GIC Chairman

12:15 – 12:30 p.m. | Conclusion

  • Don Rissmiller, Chief Economist of Strategas Research Partners

12:30 – 2 p.m. | Lunch

 

GIC is delighted to present François-Xavier Chevallier with the Global Citizen Award.
Mr. Chevallier was born in Paris on April 27, 1946. He graduated from HEC Paris in 1969 and earned his MBA from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago in 1973. From 1973 to 1977, Mr. Chevallier was an international equity manager with Caisse des Dépôts Paris. In 1999, Mr. Chevallier became chief strategist at BNP Paribas AM. He was chief investment strategist with CM-CIC Securities from 2001 to 2007, prior to founding Alpha Mining, an independent consulting firm specialised in sector rotation. Since early 2013, Mr. Chevallier is an economics consultant for various AM firms, working alternatively from Brittany and Corsica. He is married and has two children.

 

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Speakers

Loretta J. Mester, Ph.D.

Loretta J. Mester, Ph.D.

President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

Loretta J. Mester took office on June 1, 2014, as the 11th president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. She participates in the formulation of U.S. monetary policy and oversees 1,000 employees in Cleveland, Cincinnati, and Pittsburgh who conduct economic research, supervise banking institutions, and provide payment services to commercial banks and the U.S. government.

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Christian Noyer

Christian Noyer

Former Governor, Banque de France

Christian Noyer was born in 1950 near Paris. After obtaining a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), he received a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the Paris Institute of Political Studies (“Sciences Po”). He then joined the Ecole Nationale d’Administration (ENA), of which he is a graduate. He entered the French Treasury in 1976, and spent […]

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Catherine L. Mann, Ph.D.

Catherine L. Mann, Ph.D.

Global Chief Economist, Citigroup

Dr. Catherine L. Mann is the Global Chief Economist at Citibank since February 2018 where she is responsible for thought leadership, research guidance of a global team of economists, and cross-fertilization of research across macroeconomics, fixed-income, and equities. Prior to this position, she was Chief Economist at the OECD, where she also was Director of the Economics Department and was Finance Deputy to the G20 (2014-2017).

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Filippo di Mauro

Filippo di Mauro

Visiting Fellow, National University of Singapore Business School

Filippo di Mauro is Visiting Fellow at the Business School (BIZ) of the National University of Singapore (NUS), where he is teaching two macro courses in the MBA program. Professor di Mauro is Chairperson of CompNet, a large research network on competitiveness and productivity among central banks, major international organizations and academic institutes. His present research and teaching includes: 1) Productivity and resource reallocation using firm level data; and 2) Modelling global linkages and business cycle forecast, including global value chains.

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Michael Drury

Michael Drury

Chief Economist, McVean Trading & Investments

Michael Drury is the chief economist for McVean Trading & Investments, LLC. He joined the firm in 1992, after serving for five years as senior economist with Allen Sinai at Shearson Lehman Brothers and its successor firms. Michael began his career in New York in 1982 as senior economist at A. Gary Shilling and Company. He received his B.S. in economics from the Georgia Institute of Technology and did his graduate work at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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Daniel Fermon

Daniel Fermon

Head of Cross Asset Thematic Research at Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking

Daniel Fermon is head of cross asset thematic research at Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking and is developing a thematic approach of the financial markets.

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Patrick Foley

Patrick Foley

Chief Economist, Lloyds Banking Group

Patrick Foley is the chief economist at Lloyds Banking Group, having reverted to that role in 2008 after five years as director of group strategy and corporate development.

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Hervé Goulletquer

Hervé Goulletquer

Head of Strategy, La Banque Postale Asset Management

Hervé Goulletquer is the head of strategy at La Banque Postale Asset Management and a member of the management committee.

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Kozo Koide

Kozo Koide

Asset Management One Co.  Ltd

Kozo Koide is the Chief Economist at Asset Management One Co.  Ltd.,  which  is  the largest Japanese asset management company with about 52 trillion yen (approximately 505 billion US$) assets under its management in October 2016.

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David Kotok

David Kotok

CIO of Cumberland Advisors

David R. Kotok cofounded Cumberland Advisors in 1973 and has been its Chief Investment Officer since inception. He holds a B.S. in economics from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, an M.S. in organizational dynamics from The School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania, and an M.A. in philosophy from the University of Pennsylvania.

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Steven Malin, Ph.D.

Steven Malin, Ph.D.

Director, Allianz Global Investors

Steven R. Malin, Ph.D. is a director with Allianz Global Investors, which he joined in 2013. As a strategist for the US Capital Markets Research & Strategy team, he is responsible for making weekly US and global asset allocation recommendations.

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Gilles Noblet

Gilles Noblet

Deputy Director General for International and European Relations, European Central Bank

Gilles Noblet is, since November 2008, the deputy director general for international and European relations of the European Central Bank (ECB). Before that, he served as advisor to the ECB President and the chief of his office. Gilles worked previously for the Banque de France as, inter alia, head of the European relations division, representative […]

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Paul F. O’Brien, Ph.D.

Paul F. O’Brien, Ph.D.

Former Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Strategy and Planning Department, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, ADIA

Paul O’Brien left the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority at the end of 2018. He worked most recently as Deputy CIO, helping lead both strategic and tactical asset allocation, after starting at ADIA as Head of Fixed Income Strategy.

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Debora Revoltella

Debora Revoltella

Director of Economics Department at the European Investment Bank

Debora Revoltella is the director of the Economics Department of the European Investment Bank, and has held this position since April 2011. The department provides impact-driven economic analysis to support operations, the global positioning as well as the policy and strategy definition of the bank.

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Donald Rissmiller

Donald Rissmiller

Founding Partner of Strategas

Mr. Rissmiller is a founding Partner of Strategas and has directed the Firm's macroeconomic research efforts since 2006. He oversees Strategas' thematic research as well as high-frequency econometric forecasting.

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Vincenzo Sciarretta

Vincenzo Sciarretta

Freelance Journalist

Vincenzo Sciarretta has written for Italy's leading financial magazines and works sometimes as an advisor. As a journalist coming from apprenticeship, he has been covering European and international financial markets for the last 20 years becoming familiar with many of the players.

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Stephen Sexauer

Stephen Sexauer

Chief Investment Officer, The San Diego County Employees Retirement Association

Stephen Sexauer is SDCERA’s Chief Investment Officer and oversees SDCERA’s $14 billion Trust Fund, investment team, and investment consultants. In addition to the day-to-day operation of SDCERA’s Investment Division, he also assists SDCERA’s Board with determining the Fund’s investment policies, strategy and asset allocation.

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Philippe Waechter

Philippe Waechter

Director of Economic Research, Ostrum Asset Management

Philippe Waechter is Director of Economic Research at Ostrum Asset Management. Philippe joined Bred Banque Populaire in April 1988 as an economist. In 1994, he became director of the economic research department. When Banque Populaire Asset Management was created in June 1998 (which then became Natexis Asset Management in May 2003) Philippe held the same position.

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Christopher Whalen

Christopher Whalen

Chairman, Whalen Global Advisors LLC

Richard Christopher Whalen is an investment banker and author who lives in New York City. He is Chairman of Whalen Global Advisors LLC and focuses on the financial services, mortgage finance and technology sectors. Christopher is a member of FINRA and is associated with J.V.B. Financial in New York.

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