City Week

05-20-2019 8:00 AM - 05-21-2019 5:15 PM

Now in its ninth year, City Week is the premier gathering of the international financial services community. It brings together industry leaders and policy makers from around the globe to consider together the future of global financial markets and London, in particular. It consists of two days of cutting-edge conferences, workshops, social events and networking opportunities, with other satellite events being held later during the week. Over the course of City Week 2019, a highly eminent faculty of international speakers will explore these crucial themes, including their economic and market impact.

This year’s topics include:

  • Evolving role of the City of London in the global economy
  • The new EU-UK agreement on financial services
  • Towards an EU capital markets union
  • New priority markets for financial services
  • Potential of a US-UK free trade agreement
  • China: Belt and Road, market access and future of the RMB
  • India: Fintech, Smart Cities and building on the UK and India’s respective strengths
  • Climate finance and sustainability
  • Global Financial Regulation – where next?
  • Driving Financial Inclusion
  • The Evolution of Financial Crime
  • The Future of Finance 1: Cyber Security and Operational Resilience
  • The Future of Finance 2: AI, Big Data and Machine Learning
  • The Future of Finance 3: Skills and job requirements of an industry in transition

Further details about all aspects of the event, including the full conference programme, can be found on the event website here.

International-Domiciled Delegate Fees

C-Suite internationally domiciled delegates whose application is accepted may attend all of City Week free of charge.

UK-Domiciled Delegate Fees (including a 20% discount for members):

Both conference days (20th and 21st May): £796.00 + VAT

Day One only: £476.00 + VAT

Day Two only: £476.00 + VAT

Gala Dinner (day one evening)

GBP 190.00 (International Delegates will be required to pay for the Gala dinner should they wish to attend)

To apply for your place, please register here. Alternatively send an email to the City Week team at or call +44 (0)1932 340115, making sure to reference the Chamber.


Nadia Calvino, Minister of Economy, Industry & Competitiveness, Spain
Rt Hon Liam Fox MP, Secretary of State for International Trade
Pablo Hernández de Cos, Governor, Banco de España
José Manuel Barroso, Non-Executive Chairman, Goldman Sachs, Former President of the European Commission
Peter Bevan, Global Practice Head, Financial Regulation Group, Linklaters
Katharine Braddick, Director General, Financial Services, HM Treasury
Elizabeth Corley CBE, Former Chief Executive Officer, Allianz Global Investors and Chair, Implementation Taskforce for Growing a Culture for Social Impact Investing
Stephanie Flanders, Head, Bloomberg Economics
Katherine Garrett Cox CBE, Chief Executive Officer, Gulf International Bank UK
Katherine Garrett Cox CBE, Chief Executive Officer, Gulf International Bank UK
Sir Roger Gifford, Chairman, UK Green Finance Initiative
Martin Gilbert, Chief Executive Officer, Aberdeen Standard Investments
José Manuel González-Páramo, Executive Board Director, BBVA
Nobuhide Hayashi, Chairman, Mizuho Bank
Russell Higginbotham, Regional President, EMEA, Swiss Re
Mark Hoban, Chair, International Regulatory Strategy Group
Jean Lemierre, Chairman of the Board, BNP Paribas
Venue Name
Guildhall (London)
Venue Address
The Great Hall, Guildhall, Gresham Street, City of London, EC2V 7HH, United Kingdom