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Jersey | 22. 05. 2018

2018 Brexit (half-day) Forum

This highly interactive forum will provide updates on Brexit from recognised experts. The event will specifically discuss what Brexit means for Jersey and the wider global financial services industry. Speakers include Colin Powell CBE and Chris Usher. This forum will help delegates begin to appreciate how Brexit will affect Jersey's financial services industry.

2018-05-22 09:00:00 2018-05-22 13:00:00 Europe/London 2018 Brexit (half-day) Forum Jersey International Business School JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com
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Overview

The impact of Brexit on Jersey is as yet unknown. Notwithstanding this, it is essential that financial services businesses begin planning for the future post-Brexit. This event will explore how Brexit will likely effect Jersey and how business leaders might mitigate future risks.

This highly interactive forum will provide updates on Brexit from recognised experts. The event will specifically discuss what Brexit means for Jersey and the wider global financial services industry. Speakers include Colin Powell CBE and Chris Usher. This forum will help delegates begin to appreciate how Brexit will affect Jersey's financial services industry.

Who is this event for?

This event is ideal for those individuals with an involvement tin the strategic and operational aspects of life after Brexit.

Pricing & Discounts

Price: £225

We offer the following discounts for this event:

20% for JCOA, JADO & IoD members 10% for ICA, JCOC, KYC360°members & Corporate Partners (Discounts cannot be used in combination)

Please note that one hour of CPD will also be provided for the reading of relevant articles provided in advance of the event.

2018-05-22 09:00:00 2018-05-22 13:00:00 Europe/London 2018 Brexit (half-day) Forum Jersey International Business School JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com
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Event Schedule

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Registration & Refreshments

08:30 – 09:00
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Chairman's opening address

Chris Usher, Chief Executive Officer of JIBS Events

09:00 - 09:15
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How is Brexit likely to affect Jersey?

Colin Powell CBE, Adviser – International Affairs, Chief Minister’s Department at the Government of Jersey

09:15 - 09:45
  • Main issues arising from Brexit
  • Impact to date
  • Future prospects
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How can business leaders mitigate Brexit risk?

Speaker to be confirmed

09:45 - 10:15
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Panel discussion

Speakers to be confirmed

10:15 - 10:45
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Refreshment break

10:45 - 11:15
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The European perspective of the future of the EU- Crown Dependencies financial services relationship post-Brexit

Speaker to be confirmed

11:15 - 11:45
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Post-Brexit considerations for Jersey-based financial services firms

Speaker to be confirmed

11:45 - 12:15
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Panel discussion

Speakers to be confirmed

12:15 - 12:45
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Closing address & summary of key takeaways

Chris Usher, Chief Executive Officer of JIBS Events

12:45 - 13:00
2018-05-22 09:00:00 2018-05-22 13:00:00 Europe/London 2018 Brexit (half-day) Forum Jersey International Business School JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com
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Event Speakers

Chris Usher 400 X 400

Chris Usher (Chairman)

Chief Executive Officer of JIBS Events

Chris has over 20 years’ experience in international financial services, working both in the UK and offshore, for major financial institutions such as Barclays Wealth and Santander.

Formerly an International Investment Manager he advised both individuals and corporate entities on complex investment scenarios. He now specialises in delivering training in investment management, taxation and regulatory matters in international finance centres around the world.

Chris is a specialist chairman of a number of high-profile events, including conferences such as the Annual Compliance & Economic Crime Symposium and the International Taxation Conference. As an expert in the financial crime risks posed to international offshore financial centres, Chris was invited to speak at the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) conference on the topic of ‘Understanding the Criminal Vulnerabilities of Offshore Products and Services’.

Colin Powell

Colin Powell CBE

Adviser – International Affairs, Chief Minister’s Department at the Government of Jersey

From 1969 to 1999 Colin Powell was Adviser to the States of Jersey on the Island’s economic development including as an international finance centre. From 1999 to September 2009 he held the position of Chairman of the Jersey Financial Services Commission, the body responsible for the regulation of all financial services in Jersey. He is currently Adviser on international affairs to the Chief Minister, and in this capacity advises on and participates in the implementation of the various international initiatives on transparency and information exchange.

He represents Jersey on the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes. From 2009 until the end of 2013 he was a vice-chair of the Global Forum Peer Review Group, following which he was appointed and remains a vice-chair of the Global Forum’s Working Group on Automatic Exchange of Information.

2018-05-22 09:00:00 2018-05-22 13:00:00 Europe/London 2018 Brexit (half-day) Forum Jersey International Business School JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com

Jersey International Business School

12/13 Caledonia Place, St Helier, Jersey, JE2 3NG

2018-05-22 09:00:00 2018-05-22 13:00:00 Europe/London 2018 Brexit (half-day) Forum Jersey International Business School JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com