Events 06 March 2017

Japanese Securities Market Seminar

General Information

Event date :

06 March 2017

Event location :

Chamber of Commerce - 7 r. Alcide de Gasperi - Kirchberg, L-2981 Luxemburg

Time :

14:00 - 17:30

Organizer :


Organizer website :

The Japan Securities Dealers Association (JSDA) with the kind support of the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI), the Luxembourg Bankers' Association (ABBL) and Luxembourg for Finance (LFF) is organising a seminar to provide market professionals and participants with a unique opportunity to better understand the Japanese economy and the securities market.
Distinguished speakers from Japan and Luxembourg will discuss the outlook and potential of the Japanese economy including growth strategies under "Abenomics" and market improvement. They will also examine challenges facing Tokyo, and the opportunities presented in a possible cooperative relationship with Luxembourg.

Join us to participate in this afternoon event where you will have the opportunity to network with your peers.


  • 14:00 Registration & Welcome Coffee
  • 14:30 Opening & Welcome Remarks Mr. Tom Theobald Deputy CEO of Luxembourg for Finance (LFF) Mr. Kazutoshi Inano Chairman and CEO, Japan Securities Dealers Association (JSDA) H.E. Shigeji Suzuki Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Luxembourg
  • 14:45 Guest Speech H.E. Pierre Gramegna Minister of Finance, Luxembourg
  • 15:00 Keynote Speech “Key challenges facing the Japanese economy” Dr. Motoshige Itoh Member of the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy, Cabinet Office of Japan
  • 15:25 Panel Discussion : “Japanese Economy and Securities Market - Outlook and Challenges”
    • Moderator: Mr. Paul Hunter Secretary General, International Bankers Association of Japan (IBA)
    • Panellists: Dr. Motoshige Itoh Member of the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy, Cabinet Office of Japan Mr. Takeshi Shimizu Financial Services Industry Leader, PwC Japan Mr. Gast Juncker Partner at Elvinger Hoss Prussen
  • 16:30 Evening Reception
  • 17:30 Closing of the Event


Participants are requested to register through the ALFIS's website

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Association des Banques et Banquiers, Luxembourg
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