ISDA Symposium® – The Impact of Hard Brexit

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

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9:00 AM Welcoming Remarks Fiona Taylor

Fiona Taylor, Director, UK Public Policy, ISDA

9:10 AM EMIR Emma Dwyer, Ulrich Karl

  • Recognition of CCPs
  • Recognition of markets - definition of OTC derivatives
  • Intragroup exemption - clearing
  • Intragroup exemption - margin
  • Proposed bilateral margin RTS
  • Contractual continuity – changes to margin and clearing mandates
  • Pension scheme arrangements
Emma Dwyer, Partner, Allen & Overy LLP
Ulrich Karl, Head of Clearing Services, ISDA

10:00 AM MiFIR Caroline Dawson, Fiona Taylor

  • The key changes as a result of UK onshoring
  • Contract continuity
Caroline Dawson, Senior Associate, Clifford Chance LLP
Fiona Taylor, Director, UK Public Policy, ISDA

10:45 AM Coffee Break

11:00 AM BRRD/Settlement Finality Directive Mark Brown, Peter Werner

  • Bail-in recognition clauses
  • Protection for UK designated systems
Mark Brown, Partner, Linklaters LLP
Peter Werner, Senior Counsel, ISDA

11:45 AM Capital Requirements Regulation Gregg Jones, Jan Putnis

  • Capital Requirements: Impact of a Hard Brexit
  • Brexit: Trading Book Implications
Gregg Jones, Director, Risk and Capital, ISDA
Jan Putnis, Partner, Slaughter and May

12:30 PM Benchmarks Timothy J Bowler, Rick Sandilands, Deepak Sitlani

  • Use of UK benchmarks
  • Use of UK recognised/ endorsed third country benchmarks
Timothy J Bowler, President, ICE Benchmark Administration
Rick Sandilands, Senior Counsel, Europe, ISDA
Deepak Sitlani, Partner, Linklaters LLP

1:15 PM Symposium Concludes

Agenda is subject to change.

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Allen & Overy LLP, One Bishops Square, London, E1 6AD. Phone +44 (0) 203 808 9700. A map to the venue can be found here. You will be required to provide photo identification in order to enter the venue. Please ensure you present this at the ground floor reception or you may be refused entry.

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Timothy J Bowler


ICE Benchmark Administration

Mark Brown


Linklaters LLP

Caroline Dawson

Senior Associate

Clifford Chance LLP

Emma Dwyer


Allen & Overy LLP

Gregg Jones

Director, Risk and Capital


Ulrich Karl

Head of Clearing Services


Jan Putnis


Slaughter and May

Rick Sandilands

Senior Counsel, Europe


Deepak Sitlani


Linklaters LLP

Fiona Taylor

Director, UK Public Policy


Peter Werner

Senior Counsel


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Registration fee is for one person to attend the entire event. Pass may not be split between multiple attendees.
Groups of three or more attendees from the same firm can receive a 20% discount on event registrations. To register your group, please email

Member $400 U.S.

Non-Member $500 U.S.

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Some knowledge of derivatives is assumed. No advance preparation is required.
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