The event was held on May 21-22, 2019 in Moscow in the Hyatt Regency Petrovsky Park hotel.
On the first conference day, Oleg Mikhasenko, President of BCS Financial Group and Roman Lokhov, CEO, BCS Global Markets took part in panel discussions "Securities Market Development. Instruments and Institutes" moderated by Ekaterina Trofimova, Partner, Deloitte CIS, and "Regulation and Supervision of the Securities Market Participants. Development of Self-Regulation" held by Alexei Trofimov, head of NAUFOR.
Vladimir Chistyukhin, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Russia; Roman Goryunov, President, NP RTS Association; Denis Shulakov, First Vice-President, Bank GPB (JSC); Larisa Selyutina, Director, the Securities Market and Commodities Market Department, the Bank of Russia, and other representatives of the financial sector were also involved in the panel discussions.
On the second day, Roman Lokhov took part in the panel discussion "Regulation of Brokerage" and Edward Golosov, Deputy President - Chairman of the Management Board, the Investment and Insurance Business of BCS FG represented the company in the discussion "New Instruments in the Securities Market".
The Russian Securities Market conference is one of the major annual events for the Russian securities market participants. Current issues relating to the condition and development of the Russian securities market, novations in the legislation and regulation, strategies and approaches to investment management were discussed at the conference. The conference participants include representatives of the Bank of Russia, the Ministry of Finance, the Legislative Assembly, the leading players of the Russian securities market.
The conference has been held by the Russian National Association of the Securities Market Participants (NAUFOR) since 2006 annualy. Please follow the link to get more information about the topics of the conference.
A message from management of BCS Global Markets
The continuously evolving nature of the global coronavirus situation has meant we at BCS Global Markets (BCS) are taking all necessary steps to keep business disruption to an absolute minimum.
Effective from today (Wednesday 18th March) employees from all divisions of the business based in our Russia, UK, USA and Cyprus offices who can work from home without creating any even minor possible risk for business continuity of the Group will be working remotely. It is very much business as usual at BCS. Our employees are equipped with secure access to our systems and will follow their normal working hours, keeping in regular contact with their colleagues and clients.
Despite ongoing disruption caused by COVID-19, we want to also assure you that following a sustained period of positive performance, our capital and liquidity position remains very strong. The business is well-placed to meet any subsequent financial challenges and will continue to go above and beyond for our clients.