MDO’s 7th Private Roundtable

Wednesday 15 May 2013

MDO held its 7th Private Roundtable on May 15th 2013.

MDO’s Private Roundtable provides a forum where senior fund practitioners address the key questions that face them in the execution of their duties.  Attendance is by invitation only and delegates are primarily members of the boards and conducting persons of fund companies as well as key representatives from their service providers.

The Private Roundtable opened with a light lunch at 12.45 after which our guest speaker Janwillem C. Acket, Chief Economist at Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd addressed the plenary session on, "The Macro Economic Outlook for Europe".  

Seven individual roundtables then addressed topics such as Risk Management for Alternative Investment Funds, the challenges and opportunities  of AIFMD, the impact of Circular 12/546, the future of the distribution industry in light of MiFID 2, how non-executive directors add value to managers and investors, what’s coming up for Luxembourg’s fund industry and trends in Fund Corporate Governance.

Press coverage of the event can be found on our homepage.