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    • MIPIM debate: Has London got the space that fast-growing businesses need?
      MIPIM debate: Has London got the space that fast-growing businesses need? Chaired by Damian Wild, Editor, Estates Gazette Recorded: Mar 11 2014 1:45 pm UTC 45 mins
    • Mark Boleat, Chairman of Policy & Resources, The City of London
      Stephen Brown, Executive Chairman, GVA​
      Juliette Morgan, Head of Property, Tech City Investment Organisation
      Colin Stanbridge, Chief Executive, London Chamber of Commerce and Industry
      Nick Searl, Partner, Argent

      Small businesses are a critical part of the national and London economy. They are agents of growth - especially in markets moving out of recession - with the capacity to boost employment and facilitate innovation.
      Many of these businesses are clustering in and around East London. But is the space they need for growth available to anything like the extent required?
      Which sectors – from TMT to financial services - will drive demand? What’s the future pipeline for space provision for SMEs in the City? What do SMEs want from landlords in order for them to be successful? How are landlords and developers responding? How is the City of London responding to these new demands? And what are the consequences for planning and development and for the future of the City and London in general?
      Debate sponsored by GVA

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    • EG London Question Time at The Shard
      EG London Question Time at The Shard Damian Wild, Estates Gazette Editor Recorded: Jul 4 2013 5:45 pm UTC 64 mins
    • The Estates Gazette Question Time road show has been criss-crossing the UK and is now set to roll into London.

      Please join us for this live debate being broadcast from The Shard, the capital’s most striking recent development and Western Europe’s tallest building, on Thursday 4th July as our expert panel gets to the heart of the industry's biggest issues.

      Speakers include

      · Irvine Sellar, Developer, London Bridge Quarter
      · Mark Ridley, Chairman and Chief Executive, Savills UK
      · Ian Lindsay, Land & Property Director, Crossrail
      · Gavin Poole, CEO, iCITY
      . Richard Dakin, Head of Corporate Real Estate Business Support, Lloyds Bank
      . Simon Allford, Director, Allford Hall Monaghan Morris
      . Andy Bruce, Head of London Real Estate, Linklaters

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    • Data Protection, Privacy & Preparing for GDPR
      Data Protection, Privacy & Preparing for GDPR Sri Akunuri, Board Member & Director, ISACA London Recorded: May 17 2017 12:00 pm UTC 49 mins
    • The new technologies are enabling organisations to capture a wealth of personal data and analysis of their behaviour to optimise their services and disrupt traditional business models, but all this means that personal privacy advocates and the regulators are playing catch up with the new EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).

      The webinar discusses the data privacy concerns raised due to the pervasive nature of technologies & platforms, the principles used by GDPR to protect an individual's privacy, capabilities that organisations need to consider to protect data. The webinar takes a technology agnostic view by using a capability view and their relation to some of the common frameworks used to design and implement data security.

      - Speaker bio -

      Sri works with business leaders in setting business goals and achieving them. Sri focuses on leveraging latest technologies to build strategic capabilities through tailored frameworks for their creation, transition and operation. Sri brings together his deep experience in building strategies and solutions for managing data and information in a wide range of industry domains while complying with diverse regulatory regimes using tailored, business aligned, fit-for-purpose solutions for clients.

      With a range of qualifications in Information Risk, Audit, Security and Governance, Sri is a board member of ISACA London Chapter. Sri offers a range of management consultancy services for strategic business transformations including training and compliance services related to EU GDPR.

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    • Choice & Diversity: The London Stock Exchange Guide to ETFs
      Choice & Diversity: The London Stock Exchange Guide to ETFs Gillian Walmsley, Head of Fixed Income Products, London Stock Exchange Recorded: Sep 14 2010 11:00 am UTC 42 mins
    • This presentation will provide a guide for IFAs to utilising ETFs on the London Stock Exchange. It will highlight the continuing development of these simple and flexible investment tools and identify the key drivers for the market's continuing growth and expansion. We will explore key trends in new product development and discuss what the future holds for this market.

      Gillian Walmsley is Head of Fixed Income Products at the London Stock Exchange and covers the Group's London markets for ETFs, ETCs and ETNs in addition to Fixed Income & Securitised Derivatives.

      Before joining the Exchange in 2008, Gillian was part of the Interest Rate product development team at Liffe, the derivatives arm of NYSE Euronext, where she worked on the design and launch of various short-term interest rate, bond index and government bond futures and options contracts and on the structuring of exchange credit derivatives.

      Previously, she was part of the Equity Derivatives team and worked on the launch of stock futures, the development of the UK equity options market and the introduction of flexible equity and index contracts. Gillian began her career in the City on the Liffe trading floor as an Exchange Official overseeing open-outcry trading activity in the fixed income option pits.

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    • Join us for the launch of Companies to Inspire Africa, 2017
      Join us for the launch of Companies to Inspire Africa, 2017 London Stock Exchange Group Recorded: Mar 31 2017 11:15 am UTC 33 mins
    • Who are Africa’s most dynamic private, high-growth companies – ones which have come to the attention of major global investors? For the first time ever, on March 31st, we offer the market a definitive report identifying hundreds of Africa’s most inspirational companies.

      08:30 - Opening Addresses
      Xavier Rolet, CEO, London Stock Exchange Group
      Rt. Hon Priti Patel, Secretary of State for International Development , UK Government

      08:45 - Keynote Address
      Mrs Stella Kilonzo, Division Chief for the Capital Markets Development Division, African Development Bank Group

      08:55 - Interview with Rt. Hon The Lord Boateng PC DL, The African Enterprise Challenge Fund

      09:10 - Panel I: Private Equity Landscape in Africa

      10:00 - Keynote Address
      Murray Grant, Managing Director Intermediated Equity, CDC Group

      10:10 - Keynote Address
      Jon Aarons, Senior Managing Director, FTI Consulting

      10:20 - Panel II: Featured Companies- Interview with the CEOs & Founders

      11:20 - Keynote Address
      Speaker: Warwick Hunt, Managing Partner for International Alliances, PwC

      11:30 - Keynote Address
      Speaker: Manolo Falcó, Head Europe, Middle East and Africa, Corporate and Investment Banking, Citigroup

      11:40 - Panel III: Celebrating Africa’s achievements

      12:20 Keynote Address
      Femi Jaiyeola, Chief Compliance Officer, Diamond Bank

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    • LSE: Power of Productivity Report Results
      LSE: Power of Productivity Report Results Dr. Alexander Grous, London School of Economics & Political Science Recorded: Jan 18 2017 5:05 pm UTC 4 mins
    • On December 8, 2016, Vodafone UK and the London School of Economics released a comprehensive report looking into the business productivity and how businesses of all sizes can unlock new growth. As a nation, we’re at a critical juncture as we strive to increase economic output and join the top productive G7 nations – and Dr Alexander Grous from the LSE has used data from over 20,000 interviews over ten years to address this problem. Alexander notes that the major block to organisations addressing the productivity puzzle is that firms either don’t even know there is a problem or don’t know how to address it constructively. In this video interview, Dr. Grous explains the three key components he has found during his research to help businesses unlock their productivity:

      1) Good management practices - Dr. Grous calls this the lever; all productivity either thrives or fails at this level
      2) The use of technology in the firm
      3) Flexible workforce

      Dr. Grous goes on to explain not only how to create a flexible workforce, but to nurture this as well, so that employees are motivated, happy, and most importantly, producing effective work. Through a solid understanding of the composition of the firm, and what ideal organisational output is, management can then begin to see what enables productivity, and how they can measure effectiveness.

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    • Green economy: Preparing your equity portfolio
      Green economy: Preparing your equity portfolio FTSE Russell and the London School of Economics Recorded: Aug 18 2016 3:00 pm UTC 58 mins
    • Corporate behaviour is changing, and with it public companies are increasingly providing green goods, products and services as part of their business mix.

      Join FTSE Russell and the London School of Economics as we explore:

      • Global economic cycles, climate legislation and what to prepare for
      • The risks portfolios are facing in a developing green economy
      • How to measure and track portfolio exposure to the green economy
      • The FTSE Green Revenues Index Series


      08:00 - 09:00 San Francisco PDT
      11:00 - 12:00 New York EDT
      16:00 - 17:00 London BST


      • Professor Sam Fankhauser PhD, Co-Director, Grantham Research Institute, London School of Economics
      • Gordon Morrison FIA, Managing Director, ESG, FTSE Russell
      • Kevin Bourne, Managing Director, FTSE Russell (host)

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