Program

Participants' arrival and registration.

19:30 - 23:00 Opening ceremony of the 21st Saint-Petersburg International Banking Conference Bloomberg's welcome party. Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace St.Petersburg.
1, Voznesensky prospekt, Saint-Petersburg
Dress code: smart casual, comfortable shoes recommended (no high heels)
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The hosts of the 21st Saint-Petersburg International Banking Conference and Bloomberg have the honor of inviting you to the welcome party devoted to the conference opening. The legendary 'House with lions', a monument of architecture, former residence of the nobility built in 18171820 for prince Alexander Yakovlevich Lobanov-Rostovsky on Auguste Montferrands project, which is now the Four Seasons luxurious hotel hosting top-level state leaders, will open its doors for you. This evening you will immerse yourself in the imperial past of Russia coming back to life in all its magnitude thanks to the unsurpassed hospitality of Four Seasons, and admire the panorama of one of the most beautiful cities of the world from the 43-meters height of St. Isaac Cathedrals colonnade.

Sponsor of the evening: Bloomberg

08:30 - 09:50 Participants registration. Coffee break

09:50 - 10:00 Welcome speech of Aleksey Ananiev, Chairman of the Board of Directors, PJSC Promsvyazbank

10:00 - 11:30 Banking system of the Russian Federation in 2016: is there a light at the end of the tunnel
Moderator:
Nikolai Kashcheev, Research and Analytics Director, PJSC Promsvyazbank
Panel discussion. Panel for the maitres
Speakers
  • Aleksey Ananiev, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Promsvyazbank
  • Garegin Tosunyan, President, Association of Russian Banks
  • Yuliya Shadrina, Managing Director, Board Member, Head of Wholesale Banking Management Board, HSBC

11:30 - 11:45 Coffee break

11:45 - 13:00
Transformation of the Russian banking system in the new realities: trends and prospects
Moderator:
Alexander Danilov, Senior Director, Fitch Ratings
Topics
  1. Transition from liquidity deficit to liquidity surplus
  2. Troubled assets increase: obvious or latent?
  3. Expectations in banking
  4. System consolidation: means and circumstances
  5. Discussion of interesting / major corporate high-profile problematic cases (Avtovaz, ENRC, Transaero, etc.).
Speakers
  • Kirill Lukashuk, Senior Director, Head of Bank Ratings, ACRA
  • Leonid Kachalov, Head of Retail Business Unit, Promsvyazbank
  • Denis Poryvai, Debt Market Analyst, Raiffeisen Bank
  • Boris Kopeykin, Senior Director and Analytical manager, Financial Services Ratings at S&P Global Ratings, Russia & CIS
  • Egor Fedorov, Senior Credit Analyst, ING Bank (EURASIA), Russia and CIS

13:00 - 13:15 Coffee break

13:15 - 14:15
The prospects of trade finance during the recession period.
Moderator: Alexander Meshcheryakov, Deputy Head of Corporate Banking Block - Managing Director for International, Documentary and Transaction Business, PJSC Promsvyazbank
Topics
  1. Market Overview - Hunger Games in the global Trade Finance market.
  2. Trade Finance Products & Pricing - is there a chance for Russian banks to have negative interest rates in future?
  3. Trade Finance & Sanctions.
  4. BPO (Bank Payment Obligation) - LC killer?
Speakers
  • Tatyana Noyanova, Head of FI, ING Bank (EURASIA)
  • Tomaz Lavric, Vice President, CEE Financial Institutions, Credit Suisse AG
  • Natalia Mikhaleva, Vice-President Bank of New York Mellon, Representative Office, Moscow
  • Geoff Sharp, Head of Global Trade Debt & Distribution, ABC Bank
  • Vladislav Subbota, Deputy Head of Risk Management Department, China Construction Bank
  • Holger Kautzky, Head of Financial Institutions, Commerzbank

14:15 - 15:15 Lunch

19:30 - 23:00 Welcome reception. G.R. Derzhavin Estate Museum
118, Fontanka river embankment, Saint-Petersburg.
Dress code: smart casual, comfortable shoes recommended (no high heels).
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We will be happy to see you at the welcome reception taking place at G.R. Derzhavin city estate at the Fontanka river embankment, a unique memorial complex. The museum is a whole architectural ensemble of buildings, greenhouse and a complex of parks and gardens.

You can enjoy the buffet and have a stroll in the park of the estate where the famous poet liked to spend time, and join the tour of the mansion containing a large collection devoted to Dezhavins life and creative work.

G.R. Derzhavin estate museum is a part of the National Pushkin Museum.

09:00 - 10:00 Happy Hour

10:00 - 11:00
The currency market and global FX-market reforms
Moderator: Daria Dergunova, Head of Russia and CIS FX Sales, Bloomberg L.P.
Topics
  1. Becoming an e-FX LP.
  2. E-FX during the crisis.
  3. Regulatory aspect.
  4. Cryptocurrencies (bitcoin) - banned in Russia. Experts opinion.
Speakers
  • Aleksey Mamontov, President, Moscow International Currency Association
  • Yuliya Kostenevich, Head of Treasury, Belinvestbank
  • Evgeniy Zheltov, Head of Software Development Department, FX Aggregator
  • Victor Morozov, Director, PwC Advisory
  • Anton Kenyakin, Head of Capital Markets Sales, Director, Raiffeisen Bank
  • Stanislav Bublik, Sberbank Russia
  • Vladimir Yarovoy, Moscow Exchange

11:00 - 11:15 Coffee break

11:15 - 12:15 Panel discussion
Compliance control increase. Why do we need to know our customer?
Moderator: Alma Obaeva, Chairman of the Management Board, National Payments Council Non-Commercial Partnership, Doctor of Economics, Professor of Financial University
Topics and speakers
Topics:
  1. FATF requirements to banks
  2. Identification procedure in relations with correspondent banks.
  3. Global experience of implementing legal requirements to comply with CRS.
  4. AML/CFT (Anti-Money Laundering/Combating Financing of Terrorism) Compliance and possible customers' claims. Finding a balance.
  5. IT solutions for AML/CFT (Anti-Money Laundering/Combating Financing of Terrorism).
Speakers:
  • Larisa Valueva, Head of Legal Unit, PJSC Promsvyzbank
  • Natalia Mikhaleva, Vice-President, Bank of New York Mellon, Representative Office, Moscow
  • Farrukh Abdullakhanov, Senior Manager of Forensic Department KPMG
  • Julien Laurent, Expert CEE region, KYC and AML Sanctions Solutions, SWIFT
  • Victor Dostov, President of the Russian Electronic Money Association

12:15 - 12:30 Coffee break

12:30 - 13:30
Extending the geography. The modern banking system of Mongolia
Moderator: Angartsetseg Sukhbaatar, Head of Domestic Market Division, Bank of Mongolia
Speakers
  • Boldbaatar Dagva, Director of the Monetary Policy Department, The Bank of Mongolia
  • Enkhbat Mungunzul, Director of International and Domestic Settlement Department, Capitron Bank
  • Uuganbayar Terbish, Head of Treasury Department, Khan bank
  • Erkhembayar Baltsukh, Director of International and Corporate Relations Department,TDB
  • Ochirkhuugiin Erdembileg, First Deputy CEO, Golomt Bank
  • Dmitry Lyakishev, Director International Cooperation and Public Communications Department, The Central Bank of the Russian Federation

13:30 - 14:30 Lunch

19:00 - 23:00 Closing ceremony of the 21st Saint-Petersburg International Banking Conference. Marble Palace.
5/1, Millionnaya street, Saint-Petersburg.
Dress code: smart casual, comfortable shoes recommended (no high heels).
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The traditional gala party for the participants of the 21st Saint-Petersburg International Banking Conference will be held in the Marble Palace, one of the most magnificent and picturesque architectural landmarks of St. Petersburg. This gem of the palace architecture, a present of Empress Catherine the Second to Grigory Orlov, is really unique. The Marble Palace was the first St. Petersburg building with the facades fronted with natural stone. According to architect A. Rinaldis designs, 32 kinds of marble from Italy and other countries were used in the decoration of the palace.

We invite you to see for yourselves the splendor of the interior decoration of the Palace and its Marble hall at the closing gala party.

Participants departure.